Valley Behavioral Health’s Adolescent Residential Program in Kearns, Utah is seeking eager and reliable House Counselors for full-time, benefited employment in the Boys A&D unit. This program provides mental health and substance use treatment to male and female adolescents, age 12-17, in an intensive residential setting. This 16 unit program has eight beds for boys and eight beds for girls, providing a stable place for them to live as they seek recovery.
Must be 21 years of age with good boundaries and the maturity necessary to model appropriate behavior and create a positive therapeutic environment at this residential program for adolescent males and females. Must be dependable, hard-working, vibrant and enthusiastic. Minimum 2 years of education in social work, psychology or related subjects and/or paid mental health experience working with adolescents required.
This position works along side, talented, dedicated multi-disciplinary team of mental health professionals to assist with activities of daily life and groups. Main duties are to provide positive role modeling, respond to situations that may arise in a professional and calm way, teach social and behavioral skills. Also monitoring U/A drug testing for males. Must have good computer skills in order to enter data and other documentation and administrative duties.
FRINGE BENEFIT PACKAGE
Valley provides a generous benefits package including state pension plan, retirement/savings, health and dental, health savings and wellness plans and an Employee Assistance Program. Other important benefits include life and disability insurance plans, Tuition Reimbursement, paid time off, sick leave, flexible spending plans and paid holidays.
Surround yourself with people who are equally committed and passionate about this great work.
$11.14/hr. – $12.28/hr. based on experience and education
Interviewing NOW so please apply asap @ www.valleycares.com and click on Careers. Here you must complete a profile and apply to Job# 324-1 in order to be considered. Diversity fosters a healthy atmosphere. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.