“Whether gaining experience in the juvenile field, or just wanting to help make a difference in kids’ and families' lives as a career, being a counselor at Adelphoi Village provides a learning experience in a field that is exciting and ever-changing.”
"As a youth care worker, we are given the opportunity to help youth work on making changes in their lives. Nothing is more rewarding than seeing that person succeed and knowing you were part of it.”
“As a caseworker, my goals are to work with youth and families to assist in reducing high risk behaviors through executing the treatment interventions they need to increase their competencies. I also focus on working with their families to develop their relationships and provide insight to improve the overall family dynamic.”
“Our goal in multisystemic therapy is to work with families and the communities around them to give each family the tools to be their own agents of change. Each day we are given an opportunity to work with these families not as directors of their progress but as partners and advocates in it.”
Adelphoi is currently hiring for the following positions:
The Youth Counselor will coordinate and participate in the daily routine with the youth while enforcing rules. The Youth Counselor will observe youth behaviors and discusses approaches with more experienced personnel related to appropriate interventions. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license, current Act 33/34 and FBI clearances. Degree and non-degree positions available. We have an excellent two week paid training program. Rotating shifts. Straight midnight shifts are also available.
Community-Based Programs offer an opportunity for identified children and their families to build positive relationships. The program provides multiple levels of service to coordinate and implement treatment plans. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license, current Act 33/34 and FBI clearances. A Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work or related field, training or experience in group process and child management as well as 6-12 months experience is required.
MST Therapists provide therapy with youth and their families using an internationally recognized evidence-based treatment model. Therapists incorporate a strength-based comprehensive treatment model in working with families and youth exhibiting negative conduct behaviors. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license, current Act 33/34, and FBI clearances. A Master’s Degree in social work, psychology, counseling, or related subject area, as well as experience in treatment services with youth and families, or a Bachelor's degree with 3 years of counseling experience working with youth or families is required.
Teachers develop lesson plans and performance tasks with desired stated outcomes for each plan of teaching. They facilitate learning of academic, social, and life skills. Specific certifications may be required. Full-time and substitute positions are offered.
Adelphoi is a great place to begin your career and build transferable work skills. If you recently graduated with a degree in Criminal Justice, Sociology, Psychology, Counseling, Family Studies, Education, Liberal Arts, Management, or Communications, we want to talk to you! You will have an opportunity to change the life of a child while learning to work with people, manage youth behaviors, improve communication skills and build your career. Adelphoi also offers paid training to increase your scope of knowledge and advancement opportunities.
Adelphoi is hiring for youth counselors, community caseworkers, MST therapists, teachers/substitute teachers, as well as other positions. Click here for current job openings.
Yes! A part-time job at Adelphoi offers a flexible work schedule as well as on-call opportunities to earn extra income. Plus you have the opportunity to make a difference in the life of a child
Internships provide an opportunity to gain valuable work experience, make professional contacts and improve your resume. Adelphoi offers internships in several areas of study: Criminal Justice, Sociology, Psychology, Counseling, Family Studies, Education, Liberal Arts, Management, Communications, and Humanities. In addition, Adelphoi offers internships for master's level students in the following areas: Social Work, Criminal Justice, Counseling, and Family Studies.
Your service has already made a difference to so many – let us help you continue to serve! We believe that you have the necessary skills to make a difference with the youth that we serve. Your ability to be a role model for youth in either a full- or part-time role with Adelphoi is something we would like to talk about with you.
Working at Adelphoi may qualify you for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program. Some loan institutions allow for a “loan deferment” or “loan cancellation” when working with low income/high risk youth and families. For more detailed information, please visit studentaid.ed.gov/sa/ or contact your federal loan servicer.
A broad range of benefits is part of the compensation package at Adelphoi.Benefits include:
Adelphoi provides a continuum of quality services to children, youth, and families from Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, and Delaware. Headquartered in Latrobe, PA, our 650 staff provide help and hope to over 2,000 youth and families each year.