Overnight Residential Counselor

The Home for Little Wanderers - Brighton, MA (30+ days ago)


The Home for Little Wanderers, Children's Collaborative, located in Brighton is looking for Overnight/Weekend Residential Counselors to make a difference in the lives of youth who have experienced trauma and/or who have significant emotional and behavioral challenges. Join a dynamic team of professionals implementing our trauma informed care model. Support youth in developing the skills they need to successfully transition home to families. Teach age appropriate life skills, coping skills, and social skills through modeling, counseling, and other techniques. Participate in groups and activities designed to enhance youth growth and development. Participate in both on-site and off-site recreational/educational activities. Maintain a safe and supportive environment.

The Home offers extensive training and support to all new staff and many opportunities for career and professional development. Qualifications include prior experience working with youth, HS diploma or equivalency. Bachelor's degree preferred. Starting hourly rate is $17.00 for Bachelor's level candidates. We offer excellent benefits, referral bonuses and generous paid time off.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.00 to $18.00 /hour

Education:

  • Bachelor's