Habilitative Interventionist - Kellogg
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 1/4/2019

Job Description

Can you work creatively on your feet and have a passion for working with kids in a dignified and confidential manner?

Are you a quick learner and have a strong desire to build a trusting relationship with clients?

Are you interested in receiving a $250 Sign On Bonus after successfully completing 90 days of employment?

If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, then Sequel Alliance Family Services may have the perfect job for you!!!

Sequel Alliance Family Services offers the full spectrum of behavioral healthcare services to adults, adolescents, children and families. Our services are designed to provide intensive outpatient behavioral health, substance use disorders, and developmental disabilities support.

At Sequel Alliance Family Services, we are dedicated to promoting independence and quality of life to all those we serve. We provide high-quality therapeutic office, community and home-based treatment with support services to assist our clients in addressing, managing and overcoming serious emotional, psychological and behavioral problems.

Sequel Alliance Family Services has immediate openings for Habilitative Interventionists who are motivated, compassionate, and flexible to work with our adolescent clients, ages 3 – 17, with developmental disabilities in the community and school settings to help build social skills.  Responsibilities include implementing therapy goals in daily therapeutic sessions and advising and assisting parents/guardians with therapeutic techniques and strategies. 

Additional Job Duties Include:

  • Develop an understanding of each client’s needs, circumstances, and medical conditions as applicable
  • Assist clients in the development of coping skills and symptom management to reduce symptoms that are barriers to living a fulfilling life
  • Assist client in gaining and utilizing skills necessary to function within their daily life
  • Implement evidence based strategies to decrease maladaptive behaviors
  • Maintain the health and safety of the client during each session
  • Independently create diverse activities to address objectives in a way that encourages the client to engage in each session
  • Schedule sessions based on family needs and preferences as well as services outlined in the client’s Plan of Service
  • Maintain open communication with client and family including responsiveness to calls and texts
  • Responsibly and effectively implement Right Response strategies
  • Drive to, from, and during sessions with each client
  • Perform daily, weekly and monthly documentation as required, in a timely and accurate manner. Progress notes must be written within 24 hours of service.
  • Attend weekly staff meetings


  • Current State of Idaho Habilitative Interventionist Certification 
  •  Must have Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following Early Education, Sociology or Psychology
  • Must have experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities
  • Must be able to pass a DHW Criminal Background Check.
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Must have a valid Drivers’ License
  • Must supply proof of auto insurance
  • Ability and willingness to document sessions sufficiently (training provided)

Benefits Offered to Full-Time Employees:

  • Competitive pay
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits after 60 days
  • Company provided Short Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Company provided AD&D insurance
  • Flexible Spending Program/Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) after 60 days

Sequel Alliance Family Services is an equal opportunity employer

Job Snapshot

About Us

At Sequel Youth and Family Services, we work together today to build a brighter tomorrow. With a focus on providing programs for behavioral, emotional, or physical challenges, we proudly serve children and adults alike. Associates at Sequel Youth and Family Services enjoy giving back and getting more out of a career that positively impacts the community. If you’re a compassionate, motivated individual who’s looking for a truly meaningful career, we look forward to hearing from you.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is committed to offering a broad spectrum of services and options that care for our patients and families alike. Our offerings include long-term residential treatment, short-term impact programs, shelter care, therapeutic group homes, therapeutic foster care, community-based services, in-home services, and alternative education programs. Our reach extends to clients from 37 states and territories – and we’re growing every day.

Current employment opportunities span:

  • Business Administration & Support

  • Education & Counseling

  • Residential Support Services

  • Child & Family Therapy

  • Nursing (LPN, CNA, RN, PRN)

Sequel Youth and Family Services associates enjoy a wealth of benefits and incentives that prioritize their personal and professional wellbeing. Are you ready to make a difference as well as a living? Join the Sequel Youth and Family Services Talent Network today and check out our current opportunities in a community near you!

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