Live-in Residential Counselors - Boys Hope Girls Hope of New Orleans

Job Type

Full Time


Maximum: $28,000
Details: Hourly wages and free room and board for live-in staff.




New Orleans
United States


Boys Hope Girls Hope of New Orleans helps good kids in bad situations beat the odds. By providing family-like homes in safe neighborhoods, a first-class education in top-rated schools, and comprehensive college preparation, we empower children of poverty and potential to triumph over their circumstances, become successful, and grow up to give back to their communities. As a Live-in Residential Counselor, you'll provide the most fundamental need of all. You'll help build the loving and supportive family dynamic and home environment that all children need to feel secure. We are growing and need to hire additional staff.

We are seeking to hire one Full-time Live-in Residential Counselor for our Boys Home.

You and other committed staff members will:

  • Create an environment of achievement by guiding our scholars in college preparation and educational excellence;
  • Provide for our scholars' physical, emotional, and spiritual needs;
  • Teach social and independent living skills;
  • Help provide new opportunities and activities;
  • Build relationships with families and volunteers;
  • Model a healthy and responsible lifestyle by providing discipline, organization, and compassion.

Qualified applicants will be at least 21 years of age; hold a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in social work, psychology, counseling, education, or a related field; and will have experience in serving a similar population equal to at least one-year full-time work. A valid driver's license is also required.


Live-in staff members receive private, furnished living quarters, and meals at no cost; a competitive compensation and benefits package including group medical and dental coverage, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, long-term disability coverage , 125 Flex Benefit plan; and the chance to change the lives of children who need it.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

To learn more about BHGH and view the complete job description, please visit our website at Qualified applicants should then select New Orleans from the drop-down box to select the Residential Counselor position. Then click the Submit Resume button to be prompted to add your demographics and upload resumes and cover letters. 

Equal Opportunity Employer