Residential Counselor

Location
Centreville
Salary
31,000 annually + benefits
Posted
Jul 25, 2017
Closes
Aug 29, 2017
Industry
Nonprofit
Career Level
Entry Level
Hours
Full Time

SUMMARY

Participate as a member of a treatment team in the therapeutic residential program to meet the social, recreational, behavioral, and educational needs of youth exhibiting acute emotional and behavioral difficulties or youth on the autism spectrum. Plan, implement, and participate in social and recreational activities for youth. Provide a safe and therapeutic milieu that meets the physical and emotional needs of our clients. Implement treatment protocols established by a multi-disciplinary team.  Attend to the administrative functions, including attending treatment meetings, completing required documentation, and actively participating in professional development opportunities offered at UMFS.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE                                                   

Bachelor's degree in related field and six months of experience working with youth with behavioral and emotional issues or Autism Spectrum Disorder or the equivalent combination of education and experience.

EOE