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.

      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

     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.

     Excellent interpersonal skills
     Must possess a genuine interest in the academic, social
     and emotional growth of adolescents.
     Compassionate and should respect multiculturalism and
     Ability to multitask and stay calm in a stressful
     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)