Senior Residential Counselor - School House (Worcester)

Alternatives Unlimited Worcester , MA 01601

Posted 4 days ago

Overview

Open Sky Community Services is a human service agency that provides counseling services and treatment options to people diagnosed with a mental illness or developmental disability. Continuum services are community-based wraparound services that are designed to maintain youth within their homes and support families as the primary caregivers. This includes in-home family treatment, parent support, youth mentoring, youth and family outreach, care coordination and linkage with both formal and informal community resources and supports. The continuum will also provide long-term and short-term out-of-home care for youth who cannot be maintained safely at home (i.e., group home, pre-independent living, intensive foster care and respite).

Open Sky Community Services agency provides excellent supervision (both individual and group), as well as various trainings in which to obtain CEU's, and opportunities for advancement. Our agency is an eligible employer for the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program and provides tuition reimbursement for continuing education.

Responsibilities

Senior Residential Counselors are responsible for organizing and supervising all scheduled shift activities, supervising staff on shift, maintaining a caseload, and having on-call responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications

  • BA/BSA in a Human Services/Social Services related field strongly preferred

  • At least one year of experience working with children

  • Reliable vehicle and valid driver's license

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED/HiSET

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Senior Residential Counselor - School House (Worcester)

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