Paradise Oaks Youth Services


Careers at Paradise Oaks Youth Services


For over 35 years Paradise Oaks Youth Services is dedicated to helping children who have experienced severe abuse, neglect and/or trauma so they can bravely, and safely, change their life’s story. Our trained professionals have empowered children and families by providing a child-centered, customized approach to healing through our community-based programsThe primary goal of all our programs is to reintegrate our children back into safe families, supportive schools, and vibrant communities.

Paradise Oaks Youth Services careers range from clinicians and foster family social workers, to youth residential counselors, to a variety of support staff positions. A full benefits package is offered to employees working over 30 hours per week and includes:

  • Medical / Dental / Vision
  • Retirement plan
  • Vacation, sick leave and Holidays
  • Optional insurance offerings such as accident, disability and life insurance are offered
  • Performance bonus
  • Signing Bonus

Training is provided in a supportive environment and focuses on giving you the confidence to succeed in your job.

  • On the Job Training
  • Comprehensive Module Training System
  • CPR/1st Aid Training
  • Pro-Act Training

All positions require criminal background check, FBI fingerprint check, State of CA child abuse check, DMV driving record check, pre-employment physical, academic credential verification, and reference check.

    Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion


    Paradise Oaks Youth Services invites values, perspectives and contributions of people from diverse backgrounds.  Diversity and inclusion is integrated into its hiring and retention policies, training opportunities, and business development methods to provide an equal opportunity for each person to participate, contribute, and succeed within the organization’s workplace. Diversity encompasses differences such as race, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity, physical disabilities, appearance, historically underutilized and disadvantaged persons, as well as social identities such as religion, marital status, socio-economic status, lifestyle, education, parental status, geographic background, language ability, and veteran status.

    Current Available Positions


    Residential Counselor

    Facility Manager


    Behavior Specialist

    Peer Partner