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Overnight Residential Services Supervisor

Job Type: Salary (40.00 hours per week)
Job Code: 6120
Posted: 03/12/2015
Location: Saco 04072


Position Summary
Maintain ongoing residential effectiveness by assuring the administrative coordination of a variety of safety, therapeutic and operational issues. Responsible for administrative activities and oversight of a residential program. Supervise Assistant Supervisor, program YFCs and relief YFCs.

The Ideal Candidate Will

  • Make sure that adequate supplies are in the residences for morning routine.
  • During the night, visit/contact each residence twice.
  • Ensure residences are secured during the overnight.
  • Train the Night Youth & Family Counselors.
  • Maintain documentation for overnight staff and their units.
  • Communication with each residence prior to night shift arrival.

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must pass the competency tests of a Youth & Family Counselor Level I, II, and III
  • Must obtain certification as an Other Qualified Mental Health Professional within one (1) month of assignment

General Requirements

  • Valid Driver's License
  • Supervisory experience
  • Four years' experience working in the Youth and Family Field
  • Ability to work with difficult-to-manage youth
  • Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with other professionals on behalf of youth and their families
  • Capacity to develop a professional orientation to child care
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to clients and other employees of the organization
  • At least an intermediate proficiency using a personal computer


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