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Direct Care Counselors/Community Based BHP

at NFI North in Bangor, Maine, United States

Job Description

NFI North Summit View has an immediate opening for Residential Counselors/Behavioral Health Professionals in our residential and in-home program serving participants ages 10 - 20.

Residential Counselors are responsible for day to day operations including; maintaining a safe and supportive environment for participants, supervision of participants, crisis intervention, case management/advocacy and all related documentation. Behavioral Health Professionals provide instruction, support and assist families with challenges they may encounter within their own homes or in their communities.

Qualifications include a Bachelors Degree in human services, social work, psychology, sociology or equivalent plus one year working with youth. Strong organization and communication skills are necessary; ability to assume and delegate responsibilities and exercise decision making is also required. 

The ideal candidate will be flexible, energetic and creative and have the desire to be part of a team of professionals. 

NFI North offers competitive salaries and environments that allow for creativity, a sense of empowerment and many opportunities for advancement. We offer comprehensive health and dental insurance and generous time off plan including three weeks paid vacation and additional sick and holiday time. We provide tuition reimbursement, retirement match, in addition to excellent training and a supportive work environment. 

At NFI North diversity is in our roots and we continue to bring people and cultures together.

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Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action

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Job Posting: 623531

Posted On: Oct 15, 2021

Updated On: Nov 15, 2021