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Residential Counselor

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Online application is not available. Please access the TYSC website and follow the application instructions exactly. A current driving record must be attached to the application.

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Residential Counselor
Role Title Non-Classified
Job Open Date 11/07/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range $33,712
Agency Tidewater Youth Services Commission (TYSC)
Agency Website Click Here for Agency Website
Location Portsmouth - 740
Sublocation
Position Number 00007
Job Posting Number 1031308
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Pay Band UG
Job Description

To provide direct supervision, case management and individual, group and family counseling to at-risk adolescents at Westhaven Boys Home, a residential group home for boys in Portsmouth.

Minimum Qualifications

Evening/weekend shifts required. Must transport residents in 12 or 15-passenger van as necessary. Ideal candidate is competency-based, a strong team player, has worked in residential care and has individual, group & family counseling experience. 1 year paid professional experience working in human services required, with at-risk youth preferred. Bachelor’s degree in human services, criminal justice or counseling field required.

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Special Requirements

Online application is not available. Please access the TYSC website and follow the application instructions exactly. A current driving record must be attached to the application.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Online application is not available. Please access the TYSC website and follow the application instructions exactly. A current driving record must be attached to the application.

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Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * Do you have an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only);
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  2. * Do you have a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only)
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  3. * How did you find this employment opportunity?
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  4. * Please specify the actual source from your response to question #3 above (Name of newspaper, Journal Title, Job Board, Career Fair, Agency Website, Social Media Type, etc.) If unknown or none, enter: N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

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