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Part Time Awake Night Counselor
S.T.A.R. Programs

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Part Time Awake Night Counselor

S.T.A.R. Programs
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Job Summary

Wage
$15.38-16.97 per hour
Job Type
Part-time
Job Last Posted
Job posted 14 days ago
Job Role
Social Work
Employer's Industry
Nonprofit
Job Schedule
Weekends, Evenings

Job Description

Are you looking for a career where you can make a difference in the lives of others? S.T.A.R. Programs will help you develop the skills needed to work in and establish a career as a social worker, probation officer, therapist, and many other social service and criminal justice career paths.

S.T.A.R. Programs is a non-profit agency that provides residential care to youth (ages 12-18) and transitional housing to young adults (ages 18-21) in the foster care and the juvenile justice system. We are committed to providing a safe place in order to help our clients rebuild and strengthen their families by providing a continuum of care including connecting them to mental health services, independent living skills, educational, and recreational services. Our staff work directly with the youth to provide structure, supervision, behavior management, and support.

We are looking for individuals who have a lot of energy, patience, and enjoy working with at-risk youth in a fast-paced environment.

We have the following positions available:

-Awake Night Counselor for co-ed group home: You must have at least an AA in a social or behavioral science, BA preferred. Experience working with at-risk adolescents a plus. The hours are Friday and Saturday 11p-7a

Qualifications for these positions include but are not limited to:
-Must be at least 21 years of age
-AA degree and experience or Bachelor's Degree in a Social Science (psychology, sociology) and Justice Studies (criminal justice)
-Ability to pass a Department Of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, and Child Abuse fingerprint clearance.
-Possess a valid driver's license for at least 5 years and a clean driving record
-Be declared able to work by a physician including ability to pass a tb test.

This position requires you to:
-Supervise residents
-Maintain professional boundaries
-Use your own vehicle to drive between facilities (We reimburse for mileage!)
-Attend bi-weekly staff meetings
-Attend a once a month agency training on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 6-9pm
-Obtain training hours that will benefit you future career development

For more information regarding our agency please visit our website

Please make sure you meet the above criteria before submitting your cover letter and resume.

Business Overview

Our Story

S.T.A.R. Programs is a non-profit agency that provides residential care to youth (ages 12-18) and transitional housing to young adults (ages 18-21) in the foster care and the juvenile justice system. We are committed to providing a safe place in order to help our clients rebuild and strengthen their families by providing a continuum of care including connecting them to mental health services, independent living skills, educational, and recreational services. Our staff work directly with the youth to provide structure, supervision, behavior management, and support.

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Workplace
Collaborative
Community Oriented
Diverse
Fast-paced
Flexible
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