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Residential Counselor

Janus Youth Programs, Inc, Portland, Oregon

Job - Non-Profit

Close Date: 04/18/2020

Want to make a difference working with youth? Join Janus Youth Programs!

The Residential Counselor oversees the day-to-day operation of our shelter facility. The position provides individualized youth care, planning, supervision of daily routine, individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, and close intensive supervision of clients. Residential Counselors participate in team decisions regarding treatment of clients and issues related to facility operation.

This program operates 24-hours per day, 365 days per year.

QUALIFICATIONS: Any combination of education, experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position is qualifying.

Prior experience working with adolescents in a residential treatment setting preferred.
Advanced education, training, and experience are preferred to effectively conduct the responsibilities of the position.
Preference may be extended to current employees of Janus Youth Programs, Inc.

TO APPLY: To apply and for more information please apply online through Paycom

SCHEDULE: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 3:00pm-11:15pm; plus additional hours for staff meetings and supervision. However, this schedule may be adjusted according to the needs of the program.

WAGE/BENEFITS: $14.50 per hour (+$0.50 differential for overnight/potential differential for additional Languages). Janus offers an excellent benefits program including medical, dental, life & long-term disability insurance; EAP; 401(k) and paid time off (varied eligibility waiting periods apply). Voluntary optional coverages are also available.

Applications for all positions may be forwarded to appropriate similar positions within Janus Youth Programs. Positions may vary by location, pay structure, union, and supervisory staff.

This position description is intended to give the reader a general idea of the overall purpose and the main activities and responsibilities that are intrinsic to this position. While this description is intended to be representative, it is not intended to be limiting.

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