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Residential Assistant

Spaulding Youth Center

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 or developmental challenges, including Autism Spectrum Disorder and those who have experienced significant trauma, abuse or neglect. Established in 1958, our spacious campus is located on nearly 500 acres in Northfield, NH and welcomes boys and girls from 5 to 21.

At Spaulding Youth Center, we have a team of talented, caring and well-trained staff providing around the clock service for 365 days a year. To meet the needs of all of our students, we employ over 250 full- and part-time employees. From our classroom teachers to our facilities staff, each member of our team is committed to improving the lives of the students we serve. We seek talented and compassionate people to join our professional staff who are committed to helping the children and families we have served for almost 150 years.

Benefits:
Staff wellness is supported by a very generous benefits package, competitive pay and a generous paid time off system. We offer a free coffee bar and free meals in our dining hall daily, an on-site fitness center open 24/7 and beautiful walking trails throughout our spectacular campus.

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, a leading provider of academic, residential, therapeutic and foster care programs and services for children and youth, is seeking individuals to join our team as Residential Assistants. This role supports behaviorally-challenged students, ages 4 to 21 years old, with neurological impairments, including autism, intellectual disabilities, emotional disorders and those who have experienced significant trauma, abuse or neglect.

Applicants must be compassionate, reliable and have a high level of personal integrity and be able to learn to consistently follow through with treatment strategies to help our students achieve success. CPR/First Aid, Professional Crisis Management and other trauma-focused certifications are required, but can be obtained through Spaulding training programs. Prior experience working with developmentally and/or emotionally challenged individuals is preferred, but we are willing to train individuals looking for a career that will change lives. 

Established in 1871, Spaulding Youth Center is located in Northfield, NH, 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.

Staff wellness is supported by offering a very generous benefits package, delicious, healthy, free meals in our dining hall, an on-site fitness center open 24/7 and beautiful walking trails throughout our spectacular campus.  We invite you to visit our informative website at www.spauldingyouthcenter.org to learn more about us and how we support exceptional children and families toward a successful future.

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.

Requirements:

Applicants are required to be 21 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED.

Responsibilities:

Primary responsibility of the Residential Assistant is to provide direct care and supervision to students during the non-school hours. By implementing residential objectives and behavioral support plans, you will teach daily living skills, community integration and socialization to our students as well as participating and engaging students in all residential activities.

How to Apply:

To apply for the Residential Assistant role, please submit a resume, cover letter and three references to jobs@spauldingyouthcenter.org.

Job Location:

Northfield

Date Added: June 23, 2020

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