Management & Training Corporation Residential Counselor - Substitute in Edinburgh, Indiana

Residential Counselor - Substitute

Social Development & Counseling

Edinburgh, IndianaReqID: 23287

Begin your future now and join the nearly 9,000 management & Training Corporation team members making a difference in the lives of at-risk populations every day. At the Atterbury Job Corps Center you can enjoy competitive pay, top benefits, generous paid time off, and a chance to make a real social impact.

Description

Essential Functions:

  • Provide proper guidance to students to ensure positive group living relations and achievement in the program.

  • Provide continuous educational, CTT, personal and social adjustment counseling on an individual and group basis; recommend necessary program modifications throughout each assigned student's stay.

  • Conduct continuous interpretation and evaluation of progress in student's specific development program; coordinate problem cases and point out areas in which guidance and development techniques can be improved. Maintain, up to date documentation, case notes and records using CIS, as well as other systems of documentation.

  • Oversee each student’s personal career development plan in center information system (CIS).

  • Work with designated counselor to develop retention plans and participate in retention program.

  • Direct dorm activities as designated.

  • Patrol and monitor dormitories and center as required to ensure safety and proper behavior of students; resolve potential or occurring problems.

  • Assist with recreational activities for students on and off center.

  • Transport students to and from recreational functions, airport or bus stations as required.

  • Prepare the morning roster, pass list, and other administrative correspondence relating to students. Take student attendance.

  • Direct students and assist in the cleanup and maintenance of the dormitory.

  • Recommend or requisition supplies to provide needs for dorm living and safety of students.

  • Conduct group sessions in accordance with the schedule; participate in and conduct career preparation activities and Career Success Standards (CSS) training.

  • Maintain dormitory and individual student files; maintain files to include complete, updated and required documentation. Update student records in CIS as required.

  • Conduct daily inspections of several dormitories, as assigned.

  • It is expected the incumbent will work overtime when directed to do so.

Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in related field, including 15 semester hours of instruction in social services or related instruction, and one year experience in counseling or related field required. Excellent written and verbal communications skills and computer proficiency required. Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.

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Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran