RESIDENTIAL ASSISTANT / RESIDENTIAL COUNSELORFebruary 21, 2019
Spaulding Youth Center is a leading provider of services for children and youth with neurological, emotional, behavioral, learning and/or developmental challenges, including Autism Spectrum Disorder and those who have experienced significant trauma, abuse or neglect. Services include academic, behavioral health, residential, foster care, health and wellness and family support.
Spaulding seeks self-motivated, flexible Residential Assistants and Residential Counselors to join our residential team to work with behaviorally challenged youth ages 6-21 years old with neurological impairments including autism, and intellectual disabilities and emotional disorders.
Applicants for the Residential Assistant and Residential Counselor position must be reliable, have a high level of personal integrity and be able to learn to consistently follow through with treatment strategies and acquire CPR/First Aid and other certifications. Applicants must also be 21 years of age or older to meet regulatory requirements for the position.
Prior experience with developmentally and/or emotionally disabled individuals desirable for the Residential Assistant and Residential Counselor role.
Residential Assistants must have High school diploma or GED, with a college degree preferred.
Residential Counselors should have Bachelor’s degree, preferably in psychology, social work, education or other related field. We will consider a combination of course work and experience in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree.
The Spaulding Youth Center team is focused on creating a welcoming workplace, where we are engaged, energized and enjoying the vitally important ~ and sometimes challenging ~ work we do. And, all of this happens on our absolutely beautiful, nearly 500-acre hilltop campus in Northfield, NH.
We offer a full suite of generous benefits, including health, dental, vision, life insurance and short and long term disability coverage. We offer excellent leave time benefits, a voluntary and employer-paid retirement 403(B) / ROTH program, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), credit union participation, a wellness program (including on-site work out facility) as well as other voluntary insurance opportunities.
To apply for the Residential Assistant or Residential Counselor role, please submit either letter of interest, resume and three professional references or our completed application to Jobs@spauldingyouthcenter.org. If you prefer to complete our application, you can download the editable PDF application at https://www.spauldingyouthcenter.org/current-openings/ or by clicking here to download.
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.