Northeast Center for Youth & Families, Inc.
203 East Street
Easthampton, MA 01027
|Salary Range:||Location:||Per Hour||WEST SPRINGFIELD MA|
|Job Type:||Category:||Full Time||Social Services|
|Education Level:||Work Experience:|
|High School or Equivalent|
driver's license - Preference: Required|
|Northeast Center for Youth and Families, Inc., is seeking full-time 2nd and 3rd shift Residential Counselors for our adolescent male, adolescent female, and latency age group homes in West Springfield and Springfield. Responsibilities include implementing treatment plans, leading/modeling activities of daily living and supporting the treatment philosophy of the program.|
Experience working with at-risk youth preferred. Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent with experience in the field. Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred. Must have a valid driver’s license with approved driving record, CORI, and DCF background checks. Knowledge of trauma informed care helpful.
This position also requires a candidate to obtain a 7D pupil transport license. For minimum requirements to be met, candidates must be at least 21 years of age and have had a driver's license for 3 continuous years. More information about the 7D license may be found on the MA RMV website (https://www.mass.gov/files/documents/2017/09/29/7D_Manual.pdf).
The full-time Residential Counselor pay rate is $13.67. NCYF provides benefits, orientation, training, and individual supervision.