Employment

Substitute - Residential Counselor

Supervise high school students after school to include homework assistance, meal preparation and recreational activities. This is a substitute position to fill in during the absence of a regular Residential Counselor.

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Position: Sub - Residential Counselors

Shifts: Flexible - Afterschool or Overnight

The function of this position is to fill in the absence of a regular Residential Counselor.

Qualifications:
      Minimally 21 years of age with a High School Diploma
      Associate/Bachelor’s Degrees in human services a plus
      Driver’s License preferred
      Experience working with adolescents
      Ability to communicate in American Sign Language

Responsibilities:
     Supervise deaf high school students after school to
     include homework assistance and other educational   
     related activities.
     Plan and carry-out activities designed to promote
     personal and social growth.
     Prepare meals
     Participate in staff conferences with academic and
     residential staff.
     Participate in staff training and in-service activities.
     Prepare reports and daily logs
     Manage dormitory unit and assume other     
     responsibilities as designated by the Residence
     Program Director.

Attributes:
     Excellent interpersonal skills
     Must possess a genuine interest in the academic, social
     and emotional growth of adolescents.
     Compassionate and should respect multiculturalism and
     diversity
     Ability to multitask and stay calm in a stressful
     environment
     Able to manage and lead groups and work effectively as
     a member of the team

** As a condition of employment, all applicants must successfully pass a background check.
 
To Apply, Email Resume to: jobopportunities@lexnyc.org or fax resume to 718-350-3332 (Please indicate “Sub Residential Counselor” on the subject line)
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