Weekend Counselors

Job Description

Recognized as the #1 Best Company to Work for In New York, YAI Network is an award-winning, nationally acclaimed network of not-for-profit health and human services agencies dedicated to building brighter futures for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities of all ages and their families. We serve individuals, families, and communities in the New York City metropolitan area as well as Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland, Orange, and Sullivan Counties within New York State. The most recent additions to our network include services to New Jersey and Puerto Rico. Our full range of services include early intervention, pre-school, family supports, day treatment and day habilitation programs, employment training and placement, clinical and residential services, as well as recreation and camping services.

Proud recipients of the following awards:
- New York State Society for Human Resource Management (NYS SHRM)
#1 Best Company to Work For in New York Award
- American Psychological Association’s National Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award

D/L required; work 14 to 28 hours with individuals with ID/DD providing counseling and recreation

Responsibilites: YAI Network has an immediate openings for Weekend Residential Recreational Counselors to work in one of our Bronx, New York Residential Group Homes. Join our dynamic team providing recreation on the weekends, teaching daily and independent living skills, providing individual & group counseling, and promoting community integration.

* BA / BS / BSW or some college a plus
* New York State Driver's License Required
* Willingness to work with individuals with intellectual disabilities / developmental disabilities
* Team Skills
* Part-time Weekend hours - shifts include from 14 to 28 hours on the weekend
* Training provided

For additional information and to view all our current employment opportunities, please visit our website at www.yai.org.

Keywords: weekend counselors, part-time, part time, direct service professional, counselor, social worker, habilitation specialist, direct care counselor, human services, social services, social work, direct care, sociology, psychology, philosophy, peace studies, urban affairs, health sciences, health services, liberal arts, developmental disabilities, mental health, behavioral health, recreation

Job Requirements

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Part-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education High School
Experience None
Manages Others No
Relocation No
Industry Social Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 1505305CBP
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Weekend Counselors

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