Residential Counselor – Overnight Shift

Careers

Employee Benefits

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Employer Paid Life & Disability Insurance
  • 403B Retirement Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • 19 Days Paid Vacation

SHIFTS AVAILABLE
Overnight Awake Sunday-Wednesday OFF; Thursday-Saturday 11:00pm-9:00am
Weekend: $13 – $16.25 hr


Essential Responsibilities

  • Work as part of an interdisciplinary treatment team to ensure a therapeutic milieu that meets Brandon’s standards of CARE.
  • Think creatively as you implement ideas to engage youth and families in treatment (traditions, activities, etc.)
  • Maintain an inviting space for all Brandon community members and external parties visiting, especially family members so they feel like a part of their child’s life despite out of home placement.
  • Maintain documentation systems in the program ensuring they are timely, clear, and concise.
  • Ensure appropriate implementation of the Brandon Behavior Support Policy and TCI techniques.
  • Be awake and stay to ensure adequate monitoring of clients and facility
  • Call in to central voice mail every half- hour between 11:00pm-9:00am
  • Check in with evening staff regarding clients’ behaviors
  • Secure the building during the shift. Do routine bed checks (at least every 15 minutes) on all clients, observing and noting behavior and dynamics of sleep

Qualifications

  • High school diploma required
  • Minimum three-years-experience working in human services/mental health field
  • Must have a valid MA driver’s license and DEEC CORI/DCF background check
  • Able to participate in physical interventions
  • MAP certified a plus
  • Persons with lived personal or family experience encouraged to apply