The Mentor Network

About The Mentor Network

The MENTOR Network is a national network of local providers offering quality, community-based services to children, adults, and seniors with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries, and to youth with emotional and behavioral challenges as well as their families. Serving 30,000 individuals in 36 states, we offer meaningful work, come join our team today!




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Professional Services



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Youth Residential Counselor Job Fair 12/14

The Mentor Network - Somerset, New Jersey

Posted: 12/11/2018

Youth Residential Counselor Job Fair 12/14
Primary Location: NJ-NJSomerset-80 Cottontail Ln
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

New Jersey MENTOR


Job Fair/Open House

Friday, December 14th 10am-2pm


New Jersey MENTOR, 80 Cottontail Lane, Somerset, NJ


We are conducting on-site interviews for Youth Residential Counselors/Youth Support Specialists for full-time, part-time and per diem positions across the state of New Jersey! 


New Jersey MENTOR youth support services provides behavioral health counseling, training, and direct support to address the functional/daily or social skills for youth with developmental disabilities, substance abuse history and/or emotional or behavioral challenges.  We have a range of settings in which we provide these services.  As a Youth Residential Counselor/Youth Support Specialist, you will inspire hope and empower lives!


Please visit our full job description at:


  • High School Diploma with at least 3 years’ of verifiable experience working with At-Risk Youth; OR

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services, Social Services, Criminal Justice or Psychology with 1 year experience
  • Must have a valid driver’s license in good standing
  • Must have verifiable experience providing service to teens ages 10-18 with emotional, medical, and behavioral challenges
  • CPR/First Aid certification is a plus
  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks 
  • Successful clearance of 2-3 professional references
  • All hires will be required to attend a two week orientation: Monday through Friday

New Jersey MENTOR is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offering quality, community-based services. With ~30,000 employees serving ~30,000 individuals in 36 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.

Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals.  Apply Today!


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