Evening Residential Counselor

Primary Responsibilities include:

·  Ensure that the program is meeting the needs of the clients.

·  Assist in the development and implementation of a comprehensive treatment plan for clients including recreational, cultural and educational programs.

  • Supervise and monitor the condition and maintenance of the house and agency van.
  • Responsible for the purchasing of program provisions and supplies.

·  Orient new residents to the house rules and regulations.

·  Ensure that the program is operating in compliance with all agency, regulatory and funding requirements.

·  Ensure that all required paperwork, reports and inspections are completed and submitted by required deadlines.

·  Collaborate with Program Coordinator and Senior Case Manager on the status of program operations and any relevant issues.

Qualifications and Requirements include:

·  HS diploma required; some college preferred.

·  Must be 21 years of age.

·  Minimum 1-year experience working with adolescents required, residential setting preferred. 

·  Valid NYS driver's license with a safe and responsible driving history.

·  Basic computer skills.

Schedule:

·  Full-time, 40 hours per week.

·  Monday through Friday from 4:30pm-12:30am.

 

Benefits include:

  • Medical, dental, life, supplemental life, STD/LTD insurance, and employer contributed pension.
  • Accessibility to other voluntary benefits such as TDA, flexible spending account, AFLAC cancer care and personal accident insurance.
  • 10 vacation days, 12 sick days, 4 personal days, 11 holidays and 2 floating holidays per year.