Harmony Hill School
© 2019 Harmony Hill School -  Celebrating Diversity: Harmony Hill School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, sexual-identity or socio- economic status in the admission process or in any school administered programming.
Position Summary: The Youth Care Assistant Counselor is primarily responsible for the care and supervision of youth residents at the Harmony Hill School in all facets (including physical, mental, emotional, and social well-being) of their daily lives.   Youth Care Assistant Counselors assist youth in the completion of a variety of functional activities and help them to solve problems and make choices based on sound judgment. Essential Roles and Responsibilities: 1. Responsible for the daily supervision of youth residents and being aware of their whereabouts at all times. 2. Guide youth in their interactions, utilizing principles of the Recovery Model and the Enrichment program. 3. Maintain a therapeutic environment by supervising youth, ensuring and promoting a safe and positive environment effectively            caring for, supervising, counseling, and managing crises and emergencies. 4. Responsible for assisting in assuring that all needs are directly met. Supervising and communicating with youth in a non-            judgmental, (caring but firm) manner. Implement the daily program schedule, in addition to organizing and carrying out            activities with youth throughout scheduled shifts. 5. Maintain strict confidentiality of all youth identities, records, and information. 6. Maintain professional boundaries with youth and demonstrate/ensure that healthy staff to youth working relationships are            maintained. Maintaining courteous and professional relationships with supervisor, co-workers, youth, and outside agency            staff. 7. Responsible for managing crisis situations professionally and following agency policies and procedures related to            emergencies. 8. Daily implementation of and adherence to assigned treatment plan services for each youth. 9. Observe and promptly respond to behavioral issues, adhere to safety standards and encourage healthy living habits, listen            and problem solve to provide a safe, secure, and positive environment for each resident. 10. Daily maintaining complete and accurate records and incident reports. 11. Responsible for daily care of the facility and keeping it clean and in order with the help of the youth. 12. Being present and punctual for all scheduled shifts including weekends and holidays and remaining awake and alert at all            times. 13. Serve as a resource person and take on-call duties when designated by the supervisor. 14. Any and all other related tasks as assigned. Qualifications: Must be at least 18 years of age with a High school diploma or general education degree (GED).  An Associate's or Bachelor’s            degree or actively pursuing your degree is preferred. Must be able to interact well with others in a team environment, understanding and following rules and directions from the            supervisor. Experience in the mental health field desired. Must be able to pass our physical intervention –Safety Care training. All candidates must clear Rhode Island state as well as federal background checks. Must have a valid, non-suspended, non-expired driver license and a good driving record. All training is available on site. Harmony Hill School provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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"Giving kids hope"

Since 1976, Harmony Hill School has been helping kids reach their potential. We provide high quality treatment and education to children, adolescents, and their families in a safe and caring environment. Located on a 150-acre campus of fields, woodlands, and ponds, we provide a peaceful place for healing. To join our team, and make a difference in the lives of young people, email us at jobs@hhs.org.

Youth Care Assistant Counselor

                                               There is currently a $1,200 sign on bonus for this position.
Harmony Hill School
© 2019 Harmony Hill School- Celebrating Diversity: Harmony Hill School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national or ethnic origin, sexual-identity or socio- economic status in the admission process or in any school administered programming.

Youth Care Assistant

Counselor

Position Summary: The Youth Care Assistant Counselor is primarily responsible for the care and supervision of youth residents at the Harmony Hill School in all facets (including physical, mental, emotional, and social well-being) of their daily lives.   Youth Care Assistant Counselors assist youth in the completion of a variety of functional activities and help them to solve problems and make choices based on sound judgment. Essential Roles and Responsibilities: 1. Responsible for the daily supervision of          youth residents and being aware of their          whereabouts at all times. 2. Guide youth in their interactions, utilizing          principles of the Recovery Model and the          Enrichment program. 3. Maintain a therapeutic environment by          supervising youth, ensuring and promoting          a safe and positive environment effectively          caring for, supervising, counseling, and          managing crises and emergencies. 4. Responsible for assisting in assuring that          all needs are directly met. Supervising and          communicating with youth in a non-          judgmental, (caring but firm) manner.            Implement the daily program schedule, in          addition to organizing and carrying out          activities with youth throughout scheduled          shifts. 5. Maintain strict confidentiality of all youth          identities, records, and information. 6. Maintain professional boundaries with          youth and demonstrate/ensure that          healthy staff to youth working          relationships are maintained. Maintaining          courteous and professional relationships          with supervisor, co-workers, youth, and          outside agency staff. 7. Responsible for managing crisis situations          professionally and following agency          policies and procedures related to          emergencies. 8. Daily implementation of and adherence to          assigned treatment plan services for each              youth. 9. Observe and promptly respond to          behavioral issues, adhere to safety          standards and encourage healthy living          habits, listen and problem solve to provide          a safe, secure, and positive environment          for each resident. 10. Daily maintaining complete and accurate          records and incident reports. 11. Responsible for daily care of the facility and          keeping it clean and in order with the help             of the youth. 12. Being present and punctual for all          scheduled shifts including weekends and          holidays and remaining awake and alert at          all times. 13. Serve as a resource person and take on-call         duties when designated by the supervisor. 14. Any and all other related tasks as assigned. Qualifications: Must be at least 18 years of age with a High          school diploma or general education          degree (GED).  An Associate's or Bachelor’s          degree or actively pursuing your degree is          preferred. Must be able to interact well with others in          a team environment, understanding and          following rules and directions from the          supervisor. Experience in the mental health field          desired. Must be able to pass our physical          intervention –Safety Care training. All candidates must clear Rhode Island         state as well as federal background checks. Must have a valid, non-suspended, non-          expired driver license and a good driving          record. All training is available on site. Harmony Hill School provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. If you have any questions, or would like to receive more information about this position please contact our Human Resources  Department at (401) 949-0690 Ext. 3404 or jobs@hhs.org  EOE . If you are interested in applying for this position please send your cover letter and resume to jobs@hhs.org EOE Thank You for your interest in becoming part of the Harmony Hill School Team!

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                                        There is currently a $1,200 sign on bonus for this position.