Employment Opportunity

Residential Counselor – Acorns
Full-Time & Part-Time Shifts Available

GAIN EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH AT RISK YOUTH

Position Summary:

We are currently accepting applications for full-time and part-time Residential Counselors for our Acorns dorm. We have shifts that range from 2-5 days a week, 16-40 hours per week. 

Early Childhood Education (ECE) units, Child Development units, and/or related Behavioral Science units from an accredited college or university is REQUIRED.

The Residential Counselor provides a caring, warm environment for the children through setting clear boundaries and encouraging positive behaviors.

The Residential Counselor is responsible for:

  • The daily care and supervision of agency clients and living conditions.
  • Creating a favorable group climate in which the child’s safety, emotional nurturing and healthy development are of primary concern. 
  • Helping clients build self-esteem, age appropriate interpersonal skills, positive thinking, problem solving and coping skills.
  • Hour by hour care, safety, supervision, protection, guidance and discipline of the group as a whole and for each child as an individual.
  • Meeting the health and personal hygiene needs of the children under their care. 

Qualifications:

  • High School graduate or GED equivalent required.
  • AA or BA Degree strongly preferred. 
  • Experience in a group home setting or experience with at-risk youth preferred.
  • Early Childhood Education (ECE) units, Child Development units, and/or related Behavioral Science units from an accredited college or university is required.

If you are interested in this position, please apply through our website: http://www.crhkids.org/pod/click-here-apply-position-us

Or submit your resume and cover letter stating your availability to jobs@crhkids.org

If the hiring manager determines that you have the qualifications they are looking for, they may give you a call for an interview, otherwise, we will keep your resume/application on file for 6 months. 

All positions require a background check, drug & physical test, valid California Drivers License, acceptable DMV record and that you be 21 years of age or older.

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!

Please see the attached job description for a detailed description of this position.

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