SUB - Residential Counselor - Residential Homes

We value the many contributions of our staff, and we recognize that every person, every job, contributes to the well-being of the children, adults, and families we serve. I hope you will consider joining one of our many teams to make a difference in the lives of so many of our neighbors and community members.”

-Bob Bick, Chief Executive Officer

Sub - Residential Counselor - Residential Homes:

Provide support and guidance to individuals with mental health and substances abuse challenges, living in our residential homes. In this position you could train to work in up to 10 residential/group homes, each one unique in population, structure and shifts. 

Watch this YouTube clip to hear from people doing the work!


  • Meal preparation
  • Basic housekeeping
  • Medication monitoring
  • Maintaining a therapeutic and stable housing environment
  • Crisis intervention


  • A combination of skills, experience and/or education
  • Must have the ability to exercise sound judgement


  • This is a substitute position - hours are not guaranteed
  • $16.20 hourly rate
  • We offer a competitive salary commensurate to experience


• Employee Assistance Program
• Employee referral program with financial payment
• Discounted online undergraduate/graduate courses through Champlain College truED
• Retirement through 401(k)
• Award-winning workplace wellness program including physical fitness groups for staff, financial wellness incentives, and ongoing workplace wellness advocacy and education
• Voluntary benefits from local/international businesses: discounted gym memberships, mobile phone service, ski/snowboard passes, auto/home insurance, and more!

Our Values: Clients are at the heart of our decision making. We are committed to individual and collective well-being and success. We are responsible stewards of the resources entrusted to us. We are steadfast in our practice and pursuit of excellence. 

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.