Come join our team and help make a difference in a child’s life!
Project Six / The Commons is a residential treatment program at The Help Group, one of California’s leading mental health agencies. We are currently seeking bright, dynamic, qualified individuals for our full-time Awake Overnight Residential Counselor positions.
Awake Overnight Residential Counselors monitor teen-aged residents with Autism Spectrum Disorder and/or emotional and behavioral challenges, providing awake supervision, making bed checks and responding to resident and program needs throughout the night, as well as completing breakfast preparations for the residents. Full-time day shifts and relief positions are also available. We offer a $1000 SIGN-ON BONUS for full-time positions!
You will bring at least ONE of these Qualifications
BA or BS Degree; OR Child Development Teaching Permit; OR 12 semester units of Early Childhood Education, Adolescent Development or Foster and Kinship Care Education and at least 100 hours experience working with youth; OR Certificate as an Alcohol Counselor, Drug Counselor or Alcohol and Drug Counselor and at least 100 hours of experience working with youth; OR Vocational Training certificate, credential or documentation as a trade journey-person in vocational skills and at least 100 hours of experience working with youth as a mentor, athletic coach, teacher, vocational coach, or tutor; OR One year of previous employment as a full time staff or volunteer at a group home, STRTP or substance abuse treatment program; OR Relevant life experience in the child welfare, mental health or juvenile justice system as a consumer or caregiver
You must have a valid California Driver License and good driving record (required!), and be insurable for driving with the agency’s insurance company
Other Great Benefits
100% Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Plan, Including Medical, Dental, Vision and Life
403b Tax-Free Savings Plan
Paid Vacation, Sick Leave and Double Time for Holidays
PLUS! $1000 SIGN-ON BONUS for full-time employees!
We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.