Youth Counselor Job – Sioux Falls, SD 2360

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We are passionate about what we do and delight in providing excellent programs that make permanent, positive changes in the lives of those we serve. Our programs are designed to equip our clients with the vision, motivation, life skills, education, and self-discipline necessary to lead a successful life.


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DO YOU WANT TO WORK IN A SUPPORTIVE WORK ENVIRONMENT?
DO YOU WANT TO HELP LEAD ADOLESCENTS TO PERSONAL VICTORY AND SUCCESS?

Sequel Transition Academy MAY BE THE PLACE FOR YOU!

Established in 2013, Sequel Transition Academy is a step down, transition program for males age 16-20 that have completed a long-term residential program. Our campus is located 7 miles west of Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Our academy offers a year-round academic program provided by the local school district. Currently, Sequel Transition Academy serves state of South Dakota Department of Corrections commitments.

The Job

We are seeking talented individuals to help drive the success of youth in our communities. As a Youth Counselor you will provide direct supervision to adolescents. You will serve as a role model and provide support and structure to the residents in our care.

Snapshot of Daily Duties
• Maintain safety, accountability and security of campus.
• Teach, coach and supervise students in activities of daily living including morning, bedtime and overnight procedures, hygiene and cleanliness, housekeeping, meals, intramurals, sports, academics, and extracurricular activities both on and off campus.
• Observe the peer culture for patterns of behavior indicating progress or regression in the program.
• Observe individual student behavior over time and recognize progress towards treatment goals.
• Effectively communicate, both written and orally.
• Follow and implement individual treatment plans for all students.
• Recognize escalating behaviors and intervene at the appropriate level to ensure safety and security.
The Must Haves
• Minimum of a high school diploma or GED is required
• Must be 21 years old
• Maturity, empathy and patience
• The ideal candidate must have the ability to adjust to a fast-paced environment and follow proper protocols
The Perks:
• Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance after 30 days
• Company provided Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
• Company provided AD&D insurance
• Flexible Spending program
• 401K after sixty days
• Paid time off
• Employee Assistance Programs
• DailyPay - A company sponsored benefit that allows employees to access a portion of their base wages in advance of their payday.

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Sequel Youth & Family Services is an Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly employer.
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