Part-time Residential Monitor needed for New Leaf Academy, a year-round therapeutic boarding school for girls ages 10-15. Diagnosis of students may include: Anxiety, Depression, Bi-Polar, ADHD, ODD, trauma, grief and loss and attachment issues and students typically have difficulty regulating emotions and containing their behaviors.
Our program offers individual, recreational, group and family therapy. We support the growth of our students not only through therapy but also through a challenging academic setting and a variety of experiential education trips such as camping, rafting and skiing.
We are looking for mentors who can support young girls' emotional and academic growth. This is a great job if you are interested in human services or the mental health field. Ample opportunity for training, staff development and promotions.
â¢ Overall supervision, care and guidance of the students in the home.
â¢ Maintain a high level of safety while facilitating activities and tasks throughout the daily schedule.
â¢ Guide students through their daily living routines while helping them to develop self-care skills.
â¢ Build appropriate relationships with youth while maintaining healthy boundaries and implementing program rules and policies.
â¢ Position may include one overnight awake shift with light cleaning and office duties, in addition to student supervision.
â¢ Candidate must have experience working with youth.
â¢ Experience working with youth with emotional and behavioral issues or challenges preferred.
â¢ Excellent communication skills and ability to be a team player are required.
â¢ Candidate must possess a valid driver's license and good driving record.
Position is part-time, year-round (including holidays) and start at $14/hour.
Wednesdays 12-2:30pm (weekly staff meetings)
Wednesdays 9:30pm- Thursdays 8:45am (overnight)
Total hours/week: 29.25
Additional hours/shifts may be available on an as needed basis
More information about New Leaf Academy can be found at www.newleafacademy.com
Please send your cover letter and resume to Human Resources Manager Stacie Fox.