Washington State DSHS Juvenile Rehabilitation Counselor Assistant in Snoqualmie, Washington


You can make a real difference in the lives of at-risk youth when you join the dedicated team at Echo Glen Children's Center in Snoqualmie, WA.

We are seeking a dynamic and motivated Juvenile Rehabilitation Counselor Assistant. Work schedule is 3:15 - 11:15 p.m. with Wednesday and Thursday as days off. You'll assist Juvenile Rehabilitation Residential Counselors in providing comprehensive case management to youth and their families.


Some of what you'll do:

  • Manage a limited case load of one to two youth offenders
  • Assist residential counselors in providing supervision and services to youth and their families
  • Serve as back-up for residential counselors and respond to emergent situations
  • With residential counselors, assess youth behavior for risk to self and others
  • Support and monitor youth participation in appropriate treatment services
  • Perform routine security duties
  • Supervise and/or serve meals to resident groups
  • Monitor movement of residents within the facility and in the community
  • Organize and supervise group recreational activities Qualifications

Here's what we're looking for:

A bachelor's degree or two years of college education and two years of experience as a Juvenile Rehabilitation Security Officer or two years of college education and two years of experience in casework, counseling, probation and parole, social services, planning, directing or facilitating youth group activities or experience in a related field.

Questions? Contact Patti Palmer

Supplemental Information

Some jobs may require full criminal background check. This announcement may be used to fill multiple vacancies. Employees driving on state business must have a valid driver's license. Employees driving a privately owned vehicle on state business must have liability insurance on the privately owned vehicle.

Washington State Department of Social & Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, creed, color, national origin, religion or beliefs, political affiliation, military status, honorably discharged veteran, Vietnam Era, recently separated or other protected veteran status, the presence of any sensory, mental, physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability, equal pay or genetic information. Persons requiring accommodation in the application process or this job announcement in an alternative format may contact a Recruiter at (360) 725-5810. Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing may call through Washington Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6384.

Job Type: Full Time - Permanent

Job Number: 2016-10022 WW43

Department: Dept. of Social and Health Services

Closing: 10/20/2016 11:59 PM Pacific

Agency: State of Washington

Address: View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504.

Website: http://www.careers.wa.gov

Salary: $2,665.00 - $3,453.00 Monthly

Location: King County – Snoqualmie, WA