Residential Counselors (Day & Evening Shifts) – Family of Woodstock, Inc., – Rosendale, NY

Family House is under new leadership. We welcome persons to apply for this position if they are capable of making our young people feel safe, welcomed, and inspired to rediscover their value as a person and connect to school and other resources. Candidates should be able to exemplify professionalism and build trusting and healing relationships with teenagers, provide direct care, and assist with the development of independent living skills. Applicants must be responsible and consistent, have reliable transportation, a clean/valid driver’s license, as well as background clearances from the State Central Registry and the NYS Justice Center. The shelter is open 24/7 and for anyone who works Full Time, we offer flexible work schedules, free health insurance, and plenty of paid-time off: four weeks a year of vacation, eleven Holidays, and two weeks of sick time. A minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Human Services and/or a related field, along with basic knowledge of working with “at risk” youth is preferred. Please know that all applicants will start as a Fill In Staff Member and are required to successfully complete a 3-month orientation/assessment period before being considered for a permanent full time or part time position. The ideal candidate will have open availability to cover a variety of shifts.

Wage: $16 per hour, plus a $2.00 dollar differential for overnight. Applicants may also inquire about awake/asleep overnight and per diem hours.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, Internship

Pay: $16.00 – $18.00 per hour


  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:
Our facility is maintained safe, clean, and friendly, for youth and staff members. All employees are required to follow CDC Guidelines.

Application Question(s):

  • Briefly describe your experience working with youth.
  • What is the highest grade or level of school you have completed?
  • Do you have a valid Driver’s License?

Work Location: One location

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