Job Listing

Return to Jobs Listing Page.

Residential Assistant - Evening Shift

Spaulding Youth Center

Spaulding Youth Center, located on a spacious campus in Northfield, NH, is a nonprofit dedicated to improving and enriching the lives of emotionally and/or intellectually challenged children, youth and their families. We seek talented people to join our professional staff who are committed to helping children and youth with autism, or neurological and behavioral challenges to achieve their full potential.

Health, life and LTD coverage begins on the first of the month following completion of sixty (60) calendar days from the date of the employee's first day of work; Excellent leave time benefits, Voluntary and Employer-paid Retirment 403(B) program, Employee Assistance Program (EAP),Credit Union participation, Direct Deposit; Wellness program and other voluntary insurance & STD opportunities.

Essential functions of the Residential Assistant is to provide direct care and supervision to students during residential (non-school) hours.  Responsibilities include teaching daily living skills, community integration, and socialization to our students.   

Established in 1871, Spaulding Youth Center is a leading provider of educational, residential, therapeutic and foster care programs and services for children and youth with neurological, emotional, behavioral, learning and development challenges. Situated on a scenic hilltop in Northfield, NH and surrounded by nearly 500 acres of beautiful woods, fields and mountain vistas, the campus offers a safe, supportive and intensely therapeutic environment for students to discover a love of learning while also gaining study, social, independent living, and vocational skills.

Spaulding Youth Center is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


Spaulding Youth Center is seeking self-motivated, flexible individuals to join our residential team as Residential Assistants for our Evening Shift to work with our students ages 5-21 years old with neurological, emotional, behavioral, learning and/or developmental challenges, including Autism Spectrum Disorder and those who have experienced significant trauma, abuse or neglect. Applicants for the Residential Assistant position must be reliable, have a high level of personal integrity and be able to consistently follow through with treatment strategies. CPR/First Aid and other crisis management certifications will be required, and is offered through our training programs. Prior experience working with developmentally and/or emotionally challenged individuals is desirable for the Residential Assistant role. Applicants must be 21 years of age; high school diploma or GED is required.

How to Apply:

We support staff wellness by offering a very generous benefits package, delicious, healthy, free meals in our cafeteria, an on-site fitness center open 24/7 and beautiful walking trails throughout our spectacular campus. To apply for the Residential Assistant role, please submit a resume, cover letter and three references to

We invite you to visit our informative website at to learn more about us and how we support exceptional children and families toward a successful future.

Job Location:


Date Added: July 23, 2019

Signup for the Nonprofit Notes newsletter

Stay up to date on nonprofit news, funding deadlines, job opportunities, and more with the Nonprofit Notes newsletter.


Go to top