If you enjoy working with young people and have a passion for social services join YPM and help at-risk youth grow into successful adults.
ON-CALL RESIDENTIAL COUNSELORS
Salary: $10 per hour
Residential Counselors (RCs) are responsible for providing supervision and assisting in the coordination of residential services. We are not a traditional group home and have designed a facility which feels like home away from home for youth in our care. We are seeking committed professional individuals who possess a passion for helping guide young people to a positive future.
Provide supervision for youth in care.
Ensure the basic needs of youth in care are met including preparing meals, doing laundry and light housekeeping.
Teach life skills, money management and assist youth in finding employment and furthering their education.
Conducts recreational and social activities in the residence enhancing their skill acquisition and peer development.
Prepare meals and assure youth are maintaining the goals of the program.
Assures youth attendance at recreation, employment, medical, dental, counseling or other appointments and provide transportation as needed.
Answering and responding to emergency telephone and texts.
Complete all resident reports.
Other tasks as may be assigned.
Excellent judgment and a willingness to be a coach/mentor not a babysitter to youth in care.
Have a clean criminal and sexual abuse history
Valid Georgia driver's license and clean driving record.
High school diploma
Must have a passion for assisting youth
Must be dependable
Must be a team player willing to participate in monthly (unpaid) staff development trainings
Must have, or be willing, to get CPR/First Aid Certification (agency reimbursement up to $50)
Submit your resume inside of an email (we will not open attachments)
Put the words RESIDENTIAL COUNSELOR in the Subject Line. In the email let us know of your availability to work according to schedule noted above. Email resume and information to: firstname.lastname@example.org
(preferred) or mail to: YPM, 4315 Cowan Road, Tucker, GA 30084. No phone calls please.
All qualified applicants to YPM receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or veteran status. We are a Drug-Free Workplace.