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Residential Counselors (Youth Service Workers)

If you are interested in making a positive impact on the lives of Virginia’s youth, then we want you to become part of our Team! Residential Treatment Facility located in Jarratt, Virginia seeks positive role models to work directly with adolescent boys and girls in a residential treatment program. The Residential Counselor is responsible for role-modeling healthy behavior and teaching life skills while implementing trauma-informed treatment practices. This is a full-time position.

Must possess the availability to work weekends, evenings, and holidays. Flexibility is a must. Seeking candidates with experience working with youth in a formal therapeutic setting. A Bachelors’ degree is preferred but not required. Starting pay ranges from $13.50 to $15.00/hr. depending upon experience and credentials. Shift differential is provided for week-day evening shift and for first and second shifts on the weekend.

Compensation package includes 401(k) retirement plan & employer sponsored health, dental, vision & life insurance. JFBHS is a Drug Free Workplace. Successful applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background screening. EOE. Positions open until filled.