Support Coach

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Location: West Berlin, NJ

Work Status:  Full Time

Position Summary:

Center For Family Services is seeking experienced and professional Support Coach for the Evolution Program.  The Support Coach position requires patience, dedication, understanding, and a passion for engaging and providing supervision and structure for youth living in a residential treatment setting. The Support Coach provides direct counseling services, instructs and guides youth informally throughout their day to day activities, and co-leads recreation, and physical education activities. The program offers a serene, home-like setting for up to five male youth between the ages of 13-17. During their 6 to 9 month stay, youth receive supportive services from our highly-qualified team so they can be successfully reunited with family or transition into an independent living situation. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Support Coach/Residential Counselor engages in caring supervision and structure for youth in the home which is consistent with stated goals and objectives. This individual teaches budgeting, money management skills, provides life and social skills training, guides, instructs, and counsels youth in the program. The Support Coach/Residential Counselor oversees goal setting groups and provides one-on-one assistance. The Support Coach/Residential Counselor ensures that youth complete their goals as set forth in their treatment plan.

Requirements: 

  • High School diploma is required but Bachelor's Degree preferred  

  • At least 2 years experience working with at risk youth

  • Must have ability to provide leadership, be a role model, and relate positively to youth

  • Current driver's license with an good driving record of at least three years

  • Must be able to work overnight shifts

  • 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.