Residential Assistant
Youth Consultation Service - New Brunswick, NJ

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Seeking candidates to work in an exciting new trauma-focused therapeutic program for teenage females. Applicants will be expected to provide positive support, caring assistance and responsible supervision. This position is expected to require a unique sensitivity on the part of the applicants to recognize and appropriately respond to teenage females who may have evidenced difficulties. Staff will be expected to assist the teenagers' development and trust in adults, through the use of positive reinforcement and praise. As a member of a therapeutic treatment team, include becoming familiar with the residents' treatment goals, carrying out expected interventions, observation and documentation of success, along with identifying current or suggesting new, therapeutic goals which may require attention by the treatment team.

Must have a Driver license and (2) two years psychiatric experience working with children in a group setting, H.S. Diploma/G.E.D. College preferred.

Work Schedule: Wednesdays & Thursdays 3-11pm

Salary: Based on Education level
H.S. Diploma: $10.00/hr
30 College Credits: $ 10.50/hr
60 College Credits: 11.50/hr
Bachelors: $12.50/hr
Masters: $13.50/hr

All new hires are required to attend a week orientation: Monday through Friday 8:45am-4:00pm, upon hire.

Additional Information: Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring manager for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.

This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.

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