The Morris County Youth Shelter is looking for Adolescent Counselors who will be working with youth between the ages of 13 and 18. These youth are either victims of abuse or neglect or who have been charged with minor violations of the law.
The Adolescent Counselors are responsible for the direct supervision of the Shelter adolescent population. They assist socially, mentally and/or physically maladjusted adolescents by counseling and helping them deal effectively with problems while developing life skills. Additionally, they ensure the efficient and effective operation of the Shelter facility.
This position requires successful applicants to staff the facility on a 24 hour 365 days a year basis. Shift assignments are rotating between 7-3, 3-11 and 11-7 daily.
Duties may include:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, Psychology, Education, or related field.
Appointees will be required to possess a valid driver’s license.
Starting Salary: $37,235.00
Please fill out our online employment form to apply.