Behavioral Aide
(Staunton, VA)

Job Description 

Have you been looking for an opportunity to make a difference in a child's life? Elk Hill Staunton School may be a good fit for you!

We are an organization that:

  • Has talented, hardworking employees

  • Advocates for mental health issues

  • Offers competitive benefits and pay

  • Now offers pet insurance!

  • Elk Hill is celebrating 50+ years of supporting youth and families across the Commonwealth of Virginia! Stability. Adaptability. Longevity.

Elk Hill is currently recruiting for a full-time Behavioral Aide at our Elk Hill Staunton School. Employees in this role help to create and maintain an environment that enables adolescents to make positive changes in attitude, values, and behavior through a day program treatment modality; to coordinate and administer the in-school suspension and re-entry programs. This individual will also be required to model high professional standards in interactions with students, families, agency workers, and staff members.

We are looking for candidates that:

  • High School diploma required with three years’ experience working with ED/LD youth; Bachelor’s degree in a related field, preferred

  • Ability to effectively communicate with youth and staff

  • Ability to implement educational plans meeting the individualized needs of students

 

Employees must have received or willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered. Proof of vaccination is required. Elk Hill Farm, Inc. is most concerned with the overall health and safety of the youth and families we serve, and staff associated with our organization.

 

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) is at the forefront of what we do at Elk Hill, and we enforce respectful communication and cooperation between all. Elk Hill does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

Job Type: Full-time