Juvenile Detention Center

Fairfax County, Virginia


10650 Page Ave
Fairfax, VA 22030

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Attention: We welcome resumes for Substitute Relief Counselor employment (Part-Time). Full time positions (including job descriptions and required qualifications) are advertised through the Fairfax County main web page.  The Juvenile Detention Center periodically hosts tours for those interested in employment.

Substitute Relief Counselor Positions

Job Description: Provides direct care and supervision of detained youth in the Juvenile Detention Center. Relief counselors will be responsible for program implementation and behavioral management of residents on an as needed basis. Required work hours include 7-3, 3-11 and 11-7 shifts on weekdays, weekends and holidays.

Minimum Qualifications: Third-year college students majoring in courses in the behavioral sciences. One year work experience with children or adolescent groups may be substituted for one year of academic credit toward a bachelor’s degree; or, completion of a two-year certificate or associate's degree in behavioral sciences and two years of full-time work experience with adolescent/delinquent youths.

Selection Procedure: Evaluation of relevant education and experience. Personal interview of top-rated applicants.

To Apply: Interested applicants may Email Resume to JDRDCJobs@fairfaxcounty.gov

For more information contact Dan Reilly at 703-246-2907 or 711 (TTY).

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