Behavior Counselor-Flexible Schedule

About the Position:

We're seeking part time staff to work in our Partial Hospitalization Program. Create a flexible schedule that fits your lifestyle. All shifts are daytime hours between 8am-4pm. 

  • Supervise, guide and direct children and youth in daytime treatment program
  • Monitor children in sick bay, if necessary
  • Plan and conduct social skills and recreation activities in accordance with treatment plan goals
  • Lead groups and one-on-one instruction
  • Document behaviors 
  • Work within a team including a teacher, support staff, therapist, school district and case manager to provide treatment based on the individual needs of each client
  • De-escalate clients in crisis using Safe Crisis Management techniques
  • Schedule:
  • M-F Daytime
  • Flexible days

Requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • Valid PA Driver's License or PA I.D. and Reliable Transportation
  • Bachelor's degree in psychology, social work, education or related field preferred, but will consider combination of education and related experience 
  • Must be able to obtain clean FBI, PA Criminal and Child Abuse Clearances
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Additional Qualities:

  • "Go getter"
  • Motivated to help and learn
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Highly reliable
  • Creative
  • High Energy

Minimum Entry Rate:

$11.50/hr. with relevant degree; will adjust for related experience