June 26, 2019

Spaulding Youth Center is seeking self-motivated, flexible individuals to join our residential team as Residential Assistants for our Evening Shift to work with our students ages 5-21 years old with neurological, emotional, behavioral, learning and/or developmental challenges, including Autism Spectrum Disorder and those who have experienced significant trauma, abuse or neglect. Applicants for the Residential Assistant position must be reliable, have a high level of personal integrity and be able to consistently follow through with treatment strategies. CPR/First Aid and other crisis management certifications will be required, and is offered through our training programs. Prior experience working with developmentally and/or emotionally challenged individuals is desirable for the Residential Assistant role. Applicants must be 21 years of age; high school diploma or GED is required.

Essential functions of the Residential Assistant is to provide direct care and supervision to students during residential (non-school) hours.  Responsibilities include teaching daily living skills, community integration, and socialization to our students.  

Established in 1871, Spaulding Youth Center is a leading provider of educational, residential, therapeutic and foster care programs and services for children and youth with neurological, emotional, behavioral, learning and development challenges. Situated on a scenic hilltop in Northfield, NH and surrounded by nearly 500 acres of beautiful woods, fields and mountain vistas, the campus offers a safe, supportive and intensely therapeutic environment for students to discover a love of learning while also gaining study, social, independent living, and vocational skills.

We support staff wellness by offering a very generous benefits package, delicious, healthy, free meals in our cafeteria, an on-site fitness center open 24/7 and beautiful walking trails throughout our spectacular campus. To apply for the Residential Assistant role, please submit a resume, cover letter and three references to jobs@spauldingyouthcenter.org.

We invite you to visit our informative website at www.spauldingyouthcenter.org to learn more about us and how we support exceptional children and families toward a successful future.

Spaulding Youth Center is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.