Youth Counselor – Teton Youth & Family Services


Jackson, WY


Are you looking for a job that will positively impact your life? Or a job that provides FREE food when working? And a job that has employee HOUSING? Teton Youth & Family Services is seeking a dynamic individual to join our Youth Counselor Staff! This position provides the opportunity to work in an active and challenging environment while helping youth to find their way to more fulfilling and constructive lives.

Position responsibilities:  Youth Counselors are responsible for the daily care and supervision of our residents, building therapeutic relationships with our clients and creating a safe and predictable environment. Creating this environment requires establishing healthy boundaries, reinforcing choices and behaviors through the use of natural and logical consequences, helping residents develop internal self-control by highlighting new growth and change as well as engaging in enriching activities. Youth Counselors work in shifts up to 16 hours, including overnights. Could include leading wilderness trips.

Benefits: For FULL TIME employees we provide health/dental insurance, a retirement plan, 6-month bonus, and competitive compensation. As well as REALLY fun co-workers that will become part of your family! Please check out this short video that explains why it is so SPECIAL to work for TYFS, click here.

Qualifications: High School Diploma, preferably Bachelor’s Degree, patient, a good listener, energetic, and self-assured.

To apply: Please email resume to or call 307-733-6440. For more information about Teton Youth & Family Services please visit our website at