Residential Counselor – Overnight Shift

Brandon School and Residential Treatment Center - Natick, MA (30+ days ago)3.4

Brandon is seeking a dedicated and energetic Overnight Child and Youth Care worker. 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.

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

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

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
Set limits and manage behavior of clients when needed
Perform other duties and responsibilities as directed