Milieu Counselor - SAGE

Morrison Child and Family Services | Portland, OR

Posted Date 2/17/2021
Description

JOB SUMMARY:
Seeking Milieu Counselors to mentor adolescent girls (11-16 years) youth in a residential facility. The SAGE program fosters long-term stabilization for survivors of commercial sexual exploitation (CSEC). SAGE is intensive therapeutic program equipped to provide support to 12 girls at a time. The program provides access to psychiatric care, therapy, and Portland Public school teachers on site.

Milieu Counselors guide youth, by teaching them vocational and daily living skills.

  • As a Milieu Counselor at SAGE you’ll make a meaningful contribution to the program and the youth served by:
  • Providing individual skill building and group work as needed
  • Effectively supervising the milieu and daily activities utilizing a daily schedule
  • Assisting in outings, providing active support and supervision of clients in the community
  • Completing clinical critical incident reports as required

  • Primary Duties and Responsibilities
  • Provides individual skill building and group work as needed
  • Effectively supervises the milieu and daily activities utilizing a daily schedule
  • Assists in outings, providing active support and supervision of clients in the community
  • Completes clinical critical incident reports as required

  • Education and Work Experience:
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • 1 year experience working with youth. Or a combination of education and experience related to working with youth
  • Basic computer skills using word processing, spreadsheets, databases and email

  • Other Requirements:
  • Meet agency driving requirements
  • Must pass a DHS criminal background check.
  • Language testing if applicable.
  • Facility is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Shift may require day, evening, overnight and weekend

Starting Pay Range:
Milieu Counselor: $15.50 - $16.48
Milieu Counselor (Bilingual): $16.90 - $17.97

About Us:
Morrison Child and Family Services is a non-profit organization that provides a comprehensive array of services to children, adolescents, and their families. As an agency Morrison, its team members, and clients commit to the following values of trauma-informed care:

  • Nonviolence - being safe and doing the right thing
  • Emotional Intelligence - managing our feelings so we don’t hurt ourselves or others
  • Social Learning - respecting and sharing ideas of our teams
  • Democracy - shared decision making whenever possible
  • Open Communication - saying what we mean and not being mean when we say it
  • Social Responsibility - everyone makes a contribution to the organizational culture
  • Growth and Change - creating hope for our clients and ourselves

Program: SAGE

Position Open Until Enough Qualified Applicants Have Responded
We strive to Create a Diverse, Inclusive environment to Better Serve our Clients.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Below are the available shifts at SAGE.

Option 1: Sunday 9:30 pm-7:30 am, Monday 9:30 pm-7:30 am, Friday 9:30 pm-7:30 am, Saturday 9:30 pm-7:30 am (TUES,WED, THURS off)

Option 2: Sunday 9:30 pm-7:30 am, Wednesday 9:30 pm-7:30 am, Friday 9:30 pm-7:30 am, Saturday 9:30 pm-7:30 am (MON, TUES, THURS)

Option 3: Monday 1:30-11:30 pm, Tuesday 1:30-11:30 pm, Friday 1:30-11:30 pm, Saturday 1:30-11:30 pm (off Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday)

Option 4: Relief/On-Call position
Listing Type
Jobs
Categories
Nonprofit
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Salary
$15.5000 To $17.9700
Salary Type
/hr.

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