Residential Care Counselor Job

Job Number: EPB14838

Job Title: Residential Care Counselor (Per Diem) - Heritage House

Department: CADD Heritage House - 1202136

Facility: Bradley Hospital

Location: East Providence, RI

Hours: Per Diem (3+ shifts monthly). Rotating as needed.


  • Baccalaureate Degree in a Human Service field. (Equivalent experience may be substituted for educational requirements).
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.
  • Six months to one year of direct child care work with emotionally impaired youth.


  • Responsible for the care and safety of assigned children.
  • As a member of the multidisciplinary treatment team, assumes primary residential care counselor role.
  • Responsible for input into the formulation of a therapeutic residential treatment plan, and the implementation, observation, and documentation of this program under the direction of the Residential Care Supervisor