Position Description

Evening & Weekend Residential Counselor
Location Denver 80219
Job Code Counselor 02/27/18
# of openings 1
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Adolescent Counselor

Savio, a private, non-profit agency, seeks a dynamic, Evening/Weekend Residential Counselor with knowledge of working with and caring for teenage males, including offense specific residents.

Position’s primary function/objective:

To provide childcare management to adolescent male residents on a 7-day-a-week, 24-hours-a-day basis.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Insure all residents are supervised at all times.
  • Do periodic room and over all facility checks.
  • Maintain the census log/clipboard at all times.
  • Check residents in and out to school meetings, recreation, etc.
  • Distribute medications at the prescribed times to specified residents.
  • Never allow residents or facility to be left unsupervised.
  • Call peer groups or house meetings whenever the resident’s behavior dictates.
  • Provide one to one individual crisis or/as needed counseling whenever resident behavior dictates.


  • Bachelors of Social Work (or related field) or 4 years experience in a Residential Facility
  • 21 years of age or older;
  • Good driving record;
  • No criminal record;
  • Must be able to physically restrain an adolescent


Savio offers a fun and challenging work environment, competitive salary and excellent benefits, including:

  • 8 Paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance  
  • Paid Sick and Vacation Time after six months
  • Employer Funded Retirement Plan

For additional information about Savio and to submit your resume, please visit www.saviohouse.org

in addition to applying directly at wwww.saviohouse.org, you may mail or drop off an application to:

Savio House
325 King St.
Denver, CO 80219


Savio House is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

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