Resident Counselor III

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Job Code: PD17-37
Posted On: Friday, 28th July 2017
Department: Resident Services
Location: Main Office
Kensington, Md
10400 Detrick Avenue
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: 4 Year Degree

Job Description:

This position will provide a range of direct and/or specialized information, counseling and referral services designed to assist HOC residents and HCV participants with a broad range of problems. Assess the level of need and identify counseling opportunities that promote self-sufficiency and upward mobility. This position requires a working knowledge of community resources, strong written, oral communication and organizational skills. Must have experience in working with culturally, economically diverse and high-risk populations.

Preferred Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Social Work, Human Services or related field. 
  • Minimum three years of related experience in the social work or counseling field.
  • Ability to relate well to people with diverse backgrounds and cultures
  • Must possess good judgment; good computer skills, have the ability to work independently.
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skill
  • Must have good computer skills (Word & Excel).
  • Must have the working knowledge of community resources.
  • Career counseling experience desired.
  • Bi-lingual in Spanish preferred.
  • Must have own transportation.