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Overnight Residential Assistant

December 22, 2021

If you are looking to be inspired every day, if you want to make a positive impact on the lives of exceptional students every day, and if you are seeking a rewarding career….

Our Residential team at Spaulding is seeking Overnight Residential Assistants to support students, ages 4-21 years old, with neurological impairments that include autism, intellectual disabilities, emotional disorders and behavioral challenges of those who have experienced significant trauma, abuse or neglect.

This position is primarily to provide direct care to students who live on our campus during non-school hours. The role includes the supervision of students during overnight hours, observation and documentation of students sleep habits, maintaining a clean and orderly environment, environmental checks every 30 minutes, and room checks every 45 minutes.  

Key requirements and qualities to be successful in this role include:

  • applicants are required to be 21 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED
  • compassion, reliability and personal integrity
  • consistent follow through with treatment strategies to help our students achieve their highest level of success
  • CPR/First Aid, Professional Crisis Management and other Trauma-focused certifications are required, but can be obtained through Spaulding training programs
  • experience working with developmentally and/or emotionally challenged individuals is helpful, but we are willing to train individuals looking for a career that will change lives

Our campus is located on over 500 acres in Northfield, NH and welcomes boys and girls from ages 4 to 21 from around the state of New Hampshire and beyond.

Spaulding proudly supports staff wellness by offering a very generous benefits package, free meals and coffee in our dining hall, an on-site fitness center available to staff 24/7, several employee appreciation events through the year, and beautiful walking trails throughout our spectacular campus. To apply for the Residential Assistant Overnight positions, please submit a resume or complete an application and provide e-mail addresses for three references to jobs@spauldingservices.org.

We invite you to explore our website to learn more about how we support our exceptional students and their families toward a successful future.

Spaulding Academy & Family Services is committed to maintaining a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status.

   

Would You Like to Apply?

If you would like to apply for this position or another current opening, start by clicking here to download our employment application which can be completed as an editable PDF or printed and completed by hand. For optimal results when using this PDF application, we recommend clicking here to download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Then, submit your completed application, a letter of interest, resume, and three references to Spaulding Academy & Family Services, Human Resources, 72 Spaulding Road, Northfield, NH 03276-4608, or e-mail us at Jobs@SpauldingServices.org.