Part Time Residential Counselor – Young Adult Shelter / Interim Housing
Bill Wilson Center
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Post Date: Sep 25, 2020
Job Type: Part Time
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: Depending on experience.
Location: US - California
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We have a wonderful opportunity for a part time Residential Counselors at our Young Adult Shelter / Interim Housing Program.

1 Part Time Friday, Saturday and Sunday 12:00 AM – 8:00 AM 24 hrs per week

The Residential Counselor cares for and supervises youth housed by performing the following essential duties and responsibilities during the overnight shift.

• Assist in screening, evaluation and orientation of homeless youth.
• Handle crisis phone calls and occasional walk-in crisis situations.
• Provide individual and group counseling to residents.
• Complete weekly and monthly program reports.
• Maintain and dispense appropriate medications.
• Maintain statistical data and complete reports as appropriate. Enter ALL client data into AWARDS AND HMIS systems. Must maintain AWARDS and HMIS updated with all client information and data.
• Attend agency and other program meetings as appropriate.
• Participate in agency Program Quality Improvement activities and initiatives
• Participate in agency Safety initiatives and proactively report safety issues to management immediately
• Complete program and financial documentation according to program and agency standards.
• Ensure clients are prepared each morning for work, school or other activities.
• Gives instructions to youth regarding desirable health and personal habits.
• Discipline youth and recommend or initiate other measures to control behavior.
• Escort youth to designated activities
• Assist with housekeeping duties and ensure cleanliness and tidiness at all times.
• Ensure safe environment for fellow employees and residents.
• Attend meetings and trainings as required
• Ensure that site is neat and tidy and report all maintenance or safety issues to manger or Facilities Manager immediately.
• Regular attendance is a requirement of the position.
• Other duties as assigned.

Bachelor preferred, 1-2yrs related experience and/or training. Experience working with culturally diverse youth required. Current CPR and First Aid Certification required (or complete within 30 days of hire). Valid CA drivers license with access to a personal vehicle with current Ins.   Fingerprinting, TB test & CPR/First Aid required.

For consideration, please submit cover letter and resume to:
ATTN: Resumes
FAX: (408) 244-4022
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