Company Description: Hillcrest Educational Centers is a private not-for-profit agency that provides a range of individualized and comprehensive clinical, psychological and special education services for children, adolescents and families in Berkshire County, MA and the Northeast. The students served by Hillcrest in nonresidential and residential programs have complex psychiatric, behavioral and/or developmental disorders, including autism, and a variety of high risk behaviors.
Hillcrest Educational Centers, with 4 sites located in the scenic Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts, serves over 109 students and provides full and part time employment to over 500 staff. 24 hours a day, year round delivery of services allows for flexible schedules for students finishing undergraduate or graduate degrees.
Hillcrest Educational Centers offers extremely competitive wages and an outstanding benefit package that includes tuition assistance, medical, dental, life, disability, and retirement plan.
Overnight Direct Care
High School or Equivalent
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR AN OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF YOUTH AND THEIR FAMILIES?
NOW HIRING AT OUR LENOX AND GREAT BARRINGTON LOCATIONS!
OUR STARTING SALARY JUST WENT UP BY $1/HR WITH AN AUTOMATIC $.50/HR RAISE AT 6 MONTHS AND 12 MONTHS
DID YOU KNOW?
-We have tuition assistance programs to support you earning a degree
-We have a Student Loan Pay Down Program to reduce your college loan debt
-We offer 8 weeks paid leave for new moms to rest and recover
-We provide medical, dental, and vision insurance option so you can stay healthy
-Reduce your health insurance premiums with our Wellness Program credit
-Hillcrest has it's own dental office where you can make payment through payroll deduction if needed
-We have a 403B plan to help you save for retirement
-Two weeks of orientation training will support you in your new role
-Monthly on-going training to help you learn and grow
JOIN HILLCREST TODAY!
We would love to have you consider joining Hillcrest Educational Center as a member of one of our teams. We are a premier human service organization with more than 30 years of experience improving the quality of life for special needs youth through education, clinical, and residential services.
In the Youth Development Professional role you would:
-support services and facilitate youth progress
-seek opportunities to teach and facilitate growth of inner control through choices and decision making in youth
-ensures the safety, security and well-being of youth
NO EXPERIENCE? WE PROVIDE TWO WEEKS OF TRAINING TO PREPARE YOU FOR YOUR ROLE
-learn about the mission and culture of our organization
-listen to program leaders and staff as they share their experiences
-hear from a student panel about their challenges and successes
-get certified in Therapeutic Crisis Intervention
-get certified in 1st Aid and CPR
-spend a day doing a guided observation
Residential shifts starting at $15.00/hr with high school diploma or equivalent, $16.00/hr for those with a bachelor's degree. Our career ladder makes you eligible for pay increase after six months!
ARE YOU INTERESTED IN THIS REWARDING CAREER? APPLY NOW