Visitation Counselor

We are in need of a Counselor for our Family Visitation program. This is a full time position which includes a benefits package.

Responsibilities include:

  • provide transportation, as assigned, so that child and/or visitor may be picked up and dropped off on schedule
  • Counselor will document any significant information the child and visitor may reveal during transportation
  • Counselor confirms visits and/or pickups according to program policies and case specific details
  • maintain confidentiality
  • Counselor will handle problems/concerns of the resource parents and visitor; bring them to the attention of Program Director/DCP&P Caseworker
  • provide ongoing case updates to DCP&P Caseworkers
  • observe visits and document relevant information
  • intervene when it is in the interest of child
  • Counselor will maintain an active caseload of 4 – 6 families as assigned
  • complete paperwork as outlines in policy/procedure manual

Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree or Associates degree and 2 years of experience in provision of appropriate services to youth.

Valid NJ Driver’s license in good standing.

Benefits include generous time off; medical, dental, & life insurance; and a retirement plan.

EOE

To apply, send cover and resume to: jobs@preferredbehavioral.org