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4 Year Degree
We are looking for individuals who have a passion for working with youth by providing mental health treatment to those living at our residential campuses in Memphis, TN.
- Teach necessary life skills and provide for their physical daily care - Assist in treatment planning for each youth - Conduct daily documentation such as contact notes, milieu notes and precautionary notes - Participate in client transports to various locations - Participate in recreation therapy with cottage/courtyard - Improve youth's behavior through coping skills and other therapeutic interventions
The schedule runs either Sun-Wed or Wed-Sat to provide our counselors with three days off.
Weekday hours: 2:00pm to 10:30pm Weekend hours: 6:30am to 10:30pm
- Bachelor’s degree (required) - Experience coaching or working with youth (preferred) - Excellent written, verbal and oral skills - Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously - Ability to maintain a flexible schedule
Internal Number: 2020-6246
About Youth Villages
Youth Villages provides treatment for youth across the United States who face a wide range of emotional, mental and behavioral problems. We work to find solutions using proven therapeutic models that strengthen the child, their family and extended support systems. This dramatically improves their chances at long-term success.
Each year, we serve more than 25,000 young people who experience emotions and behavioral disorders, physical abuse, substance abuse or suicidal ideation/attempt.