Residential Assistant

Youth Consultation Services Farmingdale, NJ
Inspiring. Meaningful. Rewarding. Fun.

These are just some of the words YCS employees use to describe their work experience here at YCS. YCS employees are dedicated professionals who have a passion for helping children, adolescents and adults.

Do you share the same passion?

Youth Consultation Service (YCS) is a private, non-profit behavioral health and social services agency that has been caring for at risk children and families since 1918 in therapeutic residences, special education schools, in-home and in-community programs throughout NJ. The agency has also expanded its programming to include in-home and residential services for behaviorally challenged, children and young adults on the autism spectrum and intellectual/developmental disabilities.

Currently seeking Part-Time Residential Assistant - Farmingdale, NJ

Seeking candidate to work in an exciting new trauma-focused therapeutic program for teenage females. Applicants will be expected to provide positive support, caring assistance and responsible supervision.

This position is expected to require a unique sensitivity on the part of the applicants to recognize and appropriately respond to teenage females who may have evidenced difficulties.

Staff will be expected to assist the teenagers' development and trust in adults, through the use of positive reinforcement and praise.

As a member of a therapeutic treatment team - duties also include:

Becoming familiar with the residents' treatment goals, carrying out expected interventions, observation and documentation of success.

Identify current or suggesting new therapeutic goals which may require attention by the treatment team.

Work Schedule: Tuesday - Saturday 3:00 PM - 11:00 PMRequirementsRequirements:

Must be 21 years of age.

Must have a Valid Driver License

(1) one year of verifiable experience working with children in a group setting.

H.S. Diploma/G.E.D. College preferred.

Bilingual (Spanish) preferred.

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