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Oasis Center

Evening Residential Counselor

Oasis Center


Job Summary

Oasis Center:  Oasis Center provides a wide range of opportunities that reflect the diverse needs of youth and their families, from crisis intervention to youth leadership and community engagement to college and career access.

Position: Evening Residential Hours: M-F, rotating 3–11 or 4-12 on M-W, Thursday 12-8, and Friday 3-11. 

Summary: Actively provide supervision and help coordinate activities for youth 13-17 staying in the Emergency Shelter. 

Job Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

  • Provide supervision for youth shelter residents
  • Coordinate and supervise activities for residents when appropriate or assigned.
  • Provide intake and assessment services to youth and families referred to the shelter program.
  • Provide group services when appropriate or assigned.
  • Facilitate the referral process for potential clients.
  • Provide crisis counseling services through the agency coverage system.
  • Maintain consistent and timely records, including relevant reports to meet funding and licensing requirements.



  • Knowledge and ability to apply behavior management techniques.
  • Knowledge and ability to apply basic counseling principals.
  • Knowledge and ability to apply group work theory.
  • Clear understanding of racial inequities and other forms of discrimination and willingness to operate from an anti-oppression model.
  • Knowledge of an ability to apply Positive Youth Development, Trauma-Informed Care, and evidence-informed practices based in an understanding of adolescent development.
  • One year relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

Additional Information








How to Apply

Send cover letter and resume to Corey Alexander @   

Oasis Center is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and is operated in accordance with a policy which does not permit discrimination because of race, color, sex, age, handicap, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.


  • Date Posted: August 31, 2021
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Social / Human Services
  • Salary Range: 34K-36K