Interventionist - Jarrett House- $2,000 Sign on Bonus

Interventionist - Jarrett House

Maintain a healthy living environment, providing supervision, modeling healthy interactions, and responding safely to escalated behavior, while working with at-risk children.  

The Jarrett House is a crisis stabilization program specializing in trauma treatment and psychiatric care of children. The Jarrett House is a staff-secure residential home in Burlington serving Vermont children ages 5-13, who are experiencing an acute mental health emergency. 


  • Develop healthy, therapeutic relationships with residents
  • Coordinate/implement behavior plans
  • Assess/adjust the milieu to ensure proper supervision and crisis management
  • Communication and Documentation of treatment progress


  • A combination of experience, skills and/or education
  • Experience working with children with emotional/behavioral challenges
  • Valid driver's License and use of a personal vehicle


  • Full time (40 hours/week)
  • Jarrett House is a 24/7 program. Schedules include non-traditional hours (evening and weekend shifts)
  • Union eligible position
  • Non-exempt position
  • $18.37 hourly rate
  • We offer a competitive salary commensurate to experience


  • 36 paid days off
  • 401k with up to 8% employer contribution
  • Excellent Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Disability Insurance
  • Childcare stipend

*All sign on bonuses are exclusively offered to external staff and internal staff are not eligible.

*All referral bonuses are exclusively offered to internal staff and external applicants are not eligible.

Howard Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The agency's culture and service delivery is strengthened by the diversity of its workforce.  Minorities, people of color and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  EOE/TTY. Visit "About Us" to review Howard Center's EOE policy.