Meadowridge Academy is a 36 bed therapeutic boarding school that specializes in trauma-informed services for adolescents with complex trauma histories, mental health issues, educational challenges, and/or behavioral difficulties. We admit students with all levels of functioning who may have learning disabilities as well as medical fragility. We provide comprehensive care including a school on site, a full clinical staff, nursing staff, and 24 hour direct care supervision. We utilize a unique ARC (Attachment, Self-Regulation, and Competency) treatment framework which focuses on building individual capacities for emotion regulation, personal strengths, and healthy relationships.
Meadowridge Academy is seeking full time and relief residential counselors/interventionists to effectively support the development and growth of trauma-impacted youth through engagement of safe, thoughtful, and creative identity and regulation-building activities. Residential staff members work as part of an integrated team providing cutting edge treatment for students experiencing significant emotional challenges. Our Residential Interventionists are passionate about learning effective skills for helping trauma-impacted youth, display creative engagement tactics, and provide felt safety through healthy, therapeutic, trauma-informed interventions. Our Interventionists take pride in their ability to maintain the consistent, structured routines of the school while also providing safety and regulation through 24-hour supervised and direct care.
Experience working with adolescents and/or a degree in social work, psychology or a related field preferred. Qualified candidates must have a valid driver's license. Must be flexible, adaptive, innovative, and able to work well with others within a team approach.
Full Time offers include: Access to excellent Blue Cross medical and Delta Dental benefits, 401K, tuition reimbursement, pension, generous paid time off and much more!
JRI is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to building and maintaining a diverse community. Persons from diverse backgrounds including women, communities of color, the LGBTQ community and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.