Employment Opportunity

Residential Counselor – Afternoon/Swing Shift



Position Summary:

We are currently accepting applications for AFTERNOON/SWING shift, full-time, part-time and on-call Residential Counselors. We have shifts that range from 2-5 days a week, 16-40 hours per week. 

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. 


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.

12 Early Childhood Education (ECE) units from an accredited college or university is preferred.

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.


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