RESIDENTIAL COUNSELOR 1st SHIFT
Three Rivers RTC - Midlands Campus - West Columbia, SC

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nation's largest and most respected health care management companies,
operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral
health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978,
UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS
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from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on
integrity, competence and compassion

Three
Rivers|Midlands Campus is a 59-bed comprehensive residential
treatment facility for children and adolescents providing treatment
for psychiatric and chemical dependency related illnesses. We
organize our treatment around helping children and teenagers remove
barriers and develop interest in their futures and career
aspirations. Our therapeutic model is collaborative; working with
families, patients and agencies to maximize therapeutic goals and
individual treatment. Three Rivers|Midlands Campus
currently has a 1st Shift (7am - 3:330pm), Full Time
Residential Counselor position available. The candidate

selected will be responsible for the following:

Residential Counselor position requires every other weekend shift
rotations
  • Serves as a role model for residents to
observe and learn socially effective values, attitudes and behaviors.

  • Ensures environment remains safe and normative culture
remains positive throughout facility.
  • Contributes to
formulation, implementation and revision of the resident individual
treatment plan (ITP).
  • Promotes development of residents'
daily living skills through appropriate assignment, instruction, and
supervision of tasks.
  • Provides appropriate crisis
intervention as necessary by anticipating and responding quickly to
escalating behaviors, utilizing de-escalation techniques to diffuse
the situation, correctly prioritizing safety concerns, following
proper restraint technique guidelines, and displaying neutral
emotions
  • Ensures optimal communication by relaying
pertinent resident care information for change of shift report, team
logs, communication books and complex staff meetings.

Requirements

The following are the job requirements for the Residential

Counselor position:
Bachelors degree in
psychology or a related field
Minimum of 1 year of direct care
experience working with adolescents and children in a
residential/educational/juvenile setting.
Requires valid SC
Drivers License
Requires ability to work in a fast-paced
environment
Must possess knowledge of therapeutic
relationships, therapeutic processes, adolescent growth and
development, limit-setting and behavior management, CPI, BLS and
Verbal De escalation

UHS is not accepting
unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment
opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted
by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in
any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in
place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No
fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a
result of the referral or through other means.

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