Direct Care Supervisor (Adolescents) at Justice Resource Institute | Journey Home

Attleboro, MA 02703

About the Job

Journey Home empowers youth on their path to self-discovery by fostering a safe, therapeutic and engaging environment. Our team works with adolescent males who have been unable to be successfully placed in a family setting. These youth typically exceed lengths of stay in other settings, yet with the appropriate supports and services they will be able to successfully transition home or to an intensive foster home.


The goal of Journey Home is to provide brief intensive services while reintegrating the youth back into the community. Our trauma informed approach across all levels of services aids in the success of the youth.


Job Description:

Journey Home is currently seeking a full time Residential Supervisor.  This dynamic and motivated individual will work with the Residential Administrative team to lead the development and implementation of all residential services throughout the program.


-Provide leadership to the residential staff through supervision and example

-Orient new staff members to the program and provide training

-Be a positive role model and consistently implement all policies and procedures, rules and regulations of JRI

-Work as a team member

-Maintain a flexible and positive attitude in team process

-Implement all special treatment interventions and other specialized assignments

-Notify Administrator-on-Call of all serious incidents

-Monitor paperwork to ensure completion in a timely manner according to policies and procedures

-Assist with the Staffing Schedule to ensure safe coverage on all shifts.



-Bachelor's degree or comparable experience

-Minimum of two years’ experience in Human Services and working with adolescents

-Excellent verbal and written skills

-Ability to follow established protocol

-Maintain a valid driver's license and reliable transportation

-CPR and MAP certification are desirable

-Complete all trainings and obtain required certifications within a timely manner

-Must be able to work any shift if needed, including nights, weekends and holidays and stay for overtime if mandated.


Full-time positions offer: Competitive Salary, Medical, Dental, 401K with company match, company sponsored pension plan, life insurance, generous personal time off package, tuition reimbursement, long and short term disability, opportunities for continued education/training and much more!

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