National Children's Center Counselor in Washington, District Of Columbia

SUMMARY: The Residential Counselor is responsible for the safety, welfare, training and supervision of all individuals residing in their assigned work locations for their assigned shift. The Counselor is a member of the treatment planning team, providing and supporting a structured, consistent and therapeutic environment. Counselors are responsible for implementing individualized treatment programs for the time they are on duty. In addition, they are responsible for intervening and resolving crisis situations as well as providing emergency CPR and First Aid if required. Further, Counselors are expected to have, and maintain current and valid driver’s license.