Seasonal Summer Residential Counselor

Careers

Department

Education

 


 

Description

Brandon is seeking a dedicated and energetic Residential Counselor. Be a positive role model and provide the highest quality of service to our clients by creating an environment that is safe, respectful and positive. Excellent Benefits and opportunities for advancement.

$12-16.25 per hour

June 17, 2019 – August 23, 2019

Monday-Friday 7am-3pm

 


 

Qualifications

  • Dedication to at-risk youth
  • At least 3 years experience with similar population a plus
  • High School Diploma / GED; bachelors degree preferred
  • Reliable transportation (we are NOT MBTA accessible)
  • Persons with lived personal or family experience encouraged to apply.

 

Essential Responsibilities

  • Assist clients in daily routine/ADL skills
  • Facilitate appropriate boundaries and social interactions with clients
  • Plan and run therapeutic activities for clients
  • Set and maintain consistent/constructive limits while providing a corrective learning experience for clients
  • Provide support with non-violent physical intervention
  • Provide professional role modeling for clients
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as requested by supervisory or administrative staff