New Haven Youth & Family Services
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Internal Application - Counselor/FM Shifts
at New Haven Youth & Family Services
Interested in working a residential shift? These shifts are good opportunities for you to gain skills and/or work with our youth. FT shifts vary (see below). On-call opportunities are also available for those unavailable for FT commitments and/or wishing to work additional hours. Let us know you are interested by completing this internal application. We will discuss with you and with your current supervisor within 5 days.
In most cases, we expect you to have completed at least 6 months of acceptable performance history in your current position ; however, exceptions may justify consideration. In addition to a review of your experience and skills, some shifts have additional requirements such as:
(1) Overnight/ Noctural shifts must have meet time in a similar position and/or educational minimums.
(2) Priority is given to Shift 1 candidates (supporting the school day) who have, or can easily obtain, a sub-credential (this requires a BA and the passing of the CBEST test).
(2) FM positions (Shifts 5 and Shifts 7) require knowledge of our P&P, have a demonstrated sound performance history (internally or externally) and meet minimum educational and/or work history requirements.
Counselor shifts hours noted below as follows (shifts hours may vary slightly from scheduled assignments) PLUS be able to attend required trainings/meetings.
Trainings/House Meetings are normally on Wednesdays. Shifts 2-7 currently have this training on Wednesdays from Noon - 2 pm. Shift 1's (school shifts) training may be scheduled following their a workday (advance notice is provided - this is often on a Wednesday).
Shift 1 - 40 hours/week:
School Shift (80%), 20% in homes or off-school hours. Monday - Friday, 7:15 am - 3:15 pm
Shift 2 - 38 hours/week:
Awake Overnight. Monday (Sunday night) - Thursday (Wed. night), 12:30 am - 9:30 am
Shift 3 - 35.5 hours/week:
Awake Overnight. Thursday night - Saturday night, 11:00 pm TH - 10:00 am Friday, 10:30 pm - 11:00 am on Saturday and 11 pm - 11 am on Sunday.
Shift 4 - 36 hours/week:
Counselor Shift. Saturday (days) 7:00 am - 3 pm, Sundays 11:00 am - 10:30 pm, Monday/Tuesday late afternoon/evenings, 2:30 pm - 10:30 pm .
Shift 5 - 38 hours/week:
FM Shift. Thursday - Sunday hours as follows: Thursday & Friday 2:30 pm - 11 pm, Saturday, 11 am - 11 pm, Sunday 3:00 pm - 12:30 am (early Monday morning).
Shift 6 - 31.5 hours/week:
Wednesday - Saturday as follows: W-F 2:30 pm - 10 :30 pm, Saturday 3 pm - 10:30 pm.
Shift 7 - 38 hours/week:
FM Shift. Sunday 7 am - 3 pm, M-W 2:30 pm to 12:30 am
See Job Description - all positions require ability to physically intervene and to drive youth (in addition to duties defined in JD).
New Haven Youth and Family Services is an EOE F/M/Disabled/Vet