Residential Counselor - Overnight - Together, Glassboro NJ

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Center For Family Services is seeking a responsible, dedicated individual to fill the Residential Counselor Position with our Together Program. We are looking for an experienced and professional Residential Counselor.  This position requires patience, dedication, understanding, and a passion for engaging and providing supervision and structure for youth. This position requires providing program management including carrying out direct service activities pertinent to the goals of the program.

Location: Glassboro, New Jersey

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Residential Counselor works with and engages youths (13-17 years old) as well as assists in providing life skills education. They co-lead groups with therapists and counselors and ensure that program structure is consistent with stated goals and objectives. The Residential Counselor supervises programs for youth while ensuring structure within the programs. They ensure that daily living needs are met through directly working with youth. This is an awake overnight position.

Requirements: 

  • High School or equivalent required but a 4 year college degree is preferred
  • At least 3 years' experience working with youth required
  • Must be available for day, evening, weekends, and holidays
  • Must complete mandatory training for Residential Programs
  • Must successfully complete criminal background checks and drug testing
  • Current driver's license with a driving record of at least three years
  • Vehicle with current insurance and registration 

About Employment at Center For Family Services:

Apply and get hired at Center For Family Services, a leader in the non-profit sector and named as a top workplace in the region since 2010. As part of our team, you will be recognized as our most valuable resource. Our staff balance best practices with personalized care. Together our team makes a positive difference in the lives of people in need. If you're interested in a rewarding career, Center For Family Services is a great place to grow as a professional. For more information about our top workplace, please visit Center For Family Services website at www.centerffs.org.

Disclaimer: All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks. Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center For Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages. For more information, please visit our website at www.centerffs.org.