Do you have educational credits in psychology, sociology, or social work and the desire to work in a half-way house setting? Portage County Health & Human Services Portage House Division has an on-call opening.
Portage House assists those who have been released from incarceration to integrate back into society. This position works mainly weekends and evenings. This position offers students in college the chance to gain real life experience regarding their studies.
This is a brief description of the job duties:
This position provides solo weekend, evening, and holiday coverage; maintains order and safety during shift; supervises and interacts with residents; and insures the house is kept clean and all rules, policies, and procedures are followed.
These are the skills and experience we are seeking:
- High school diploma or equivalency required. Minimum of six (6) credits of course work in psychology, sociology, social work, or related human services field, or comparable training or experience required.
- Group and/or individual counseling experience preferred.
- Experience dealing with halfway house clients preferred.
- Licensed driver with access to an insured vehicle preferred.
Portage County does not offer a benefit package for on-call employment.
Portage County is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer