As a Children’s 1:1 Counselor, you will plan and provide direct services to one client, which includes developing and delivering instruction, supports, and positive role modeling in the areas of life skills, community utilization, healthcare, and social and recreational activities.
Latham provides a paid two-week Orientation program for all new employees upon hire. A High School diploma or GED is required. While the ideal candidate for this position has a Bachelor’s degree in psychology, education, recreation or a related field; or has equivalent experience, candidates with a high school diploma/ GED and are new to the human services field are encouraged to apply! You must have the ability to handle children in crisis safely, with compassion. A valid Massachusetts driver’s license and clean driving record are required.
Fluent English speaking and writing skills, empathy and the ability to listen, good time management skills and professional appearance and demeanor are all required for this position. $15.00 per hour.
**Weekend differential!!** for applicable weekend hours.
28 hours: Sat, Sun 8a -10p
40 hours: Mon – Fri 2p-10p
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Latham Centers, Inc. (Latham) provides equal opportunity for all individuals served and employed. Latham does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, age, veteran status, or any other category protected under applicable law in treatment or employment at Latham, admission or access to Latham, or any other aspect of the programs and activities that Latham operates.