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Milieu Counselor-Part-Time or On Call

Morrison Child and Family Services, Portland, OR

Internship - Non-Profit

Close Date: 02/28/2019

Milieu Counselor
Part-Time and On Call Positions
Portland, OR

Job Summary:
The Milieu Counselor provides vocational and daily living skills to adolescent youth. Our Milieu Counselor will work in a multicultural/diverse environment. Position involves working one-on-one with youth, group settings, trips from programs and food services depending on program requirements.

Primary duties and Responsibilities:
• Effective supervision of milieu and activities utilizing daily schedule.
• Completes documentation of services in a timely manner.
• Participates in daily shift change meetings and staff meetings.
• Organize, prepare, and serve complete meals to the youth at the on-site kitchen, as specified by the menu.

Program Details:

Staff Secure (152) –residential facility that maintains stricter security measures, such as higher staff to client ratio for supervision, than a shelter in order to control disruptive behavior. This placement is for youth who require close supervision but do not need placement in a secure facility.
Shelter (158) – Co-ed, residential facility in which all of the programmatic components are provided on-site, in a least restrictive environment. Youth develop vocational and acculturative skills by being escorted to activities in the local community.
LTGH (159) - Long term group home is a residential facility that provides services to youth. Youth reside at the program, attend public school, and receive community-based services.
Schedule: Hiring for both Part-Time and On-Call positions. Day, night, and swing shift available, please indicate your preference on application materials.

Education and Experience Requirements:
A typical background for the person who can fulfill the duties of this position is as follows:
• High school diploma or equivalent degree
• 1-year experience working with youth.
• Bi-lingual in Spanish, written, read and verbal preferred.

Other Requirements:
• Must be 21 years of age
• Must remain awake during shift
• Must pass a DHS criminal history check.
• Language testing if applicable.
• Must meet agency driving requirement

Starting Pay Range:
Milieu Counselors: $14.00-$14.32
Milieu Counselors (Bilingual): $15.26-$15.61

About Us:
Morrison Child and Family Services is a non-profit organization that provides a comprehensive array of services to children, adolescents, and their families. As an agency Morrison, its team members, and clients commit to the following values of trauma-informed care:

• Nonviolence – being safe and doing the right thing
• Emotional Intelligence – managing our feelings so we don’t hurt ourselves or others
• Social Learning – respecting and sharing ideas of our teams
• Democracy – shared decision making whenever possible
• Open Communication – saying what we mean and not being mean when we say it
• Social Responsibility – everyone makes a contribution to the organizational culture
• Growth and Change – creating hope for our clients and ourselves

• Email a cover letter and resume to and reference job code for the program which you are applying to in the subject line of your email and in your cover letter.

Job codes:
Staff Secure (MC-152), Shelter (MC-158), Group Home (MC-159)

Indicate whether you’re applying for the “Milieu Counselor/Part-Time” or the “Milieu Counselor/On Call” position.
• Alternative: Fax your cover letter/resume to Morrison Child and Family Services following the directions above to 503-736-9759.

To be considered for this position you must follow this application procedure.

Position Open Until Enough Qualified Applicants Have Responded
We strive to Create a Diverse, Inclusive environment to Better Serve our Clients.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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