RESIDENTIAL COUNSELOR

BOYS HOPE - GIRLS HOPE

Job Description

Residential Counselor

Residential Counselors support the mission of Boys Hope Girls Hope to help academically capable and motivated children-in-need to meet their full potential and become men and women for others by providing value-centered, family-like homes, opportunities and education through college. Residential Counselors reside in and are responsible for directing the operations of the home to create a family atmosphere of love and concern that supports the development of the full child. The Residential Counselor is part of a team, usually consisting of one other Residential Counselor and a National Volunteer. They perform duties relatively free from direct supervision, acting at all times in a professional manner.

Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, counseling, education, or a related field and be at least 21 years of age. A minimum of one year full-time experience working with youth and a valid driver's license are also required.

Major areas of responsibility include:
Child Development and Parenting
Program and Home Supervision
Academics and Teaching
Household Management
Administrative and Record Keeping
Community Relations

How to Apply:
Please submit resume, cover letter and salary history to :

Erik Smetana
esmetana@bhgh.org

Boys Hope Girls Hope
12120 Bridgeton Square Drive
Bridgeton, Missouri 63044

For more information about Boys Hope Girls Hope please visit our website at www.boyshopegirlshope.org

Location Information

P.O. BOX 21085
DETROIT, MI 48221