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Updated Feb 12, 2018
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  1.  

    Teacher Counselor Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Youth Villages.

    Interview

    It was a very easy interview. I was an intern before I got hired full time. The interview questions was very easy questions. If you didn’t get the job then you must of been really bad!


  2.  

    Behavioral Counselor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Youth Villages (Memphis, TN).

    Interview

    I had a phone interview and then a in person. I then went for a second interview which was a observation. Now I have to finish agility requirements. Very simple

    Interview Questions

    • What does self discipline mean to you?   1 Answer
    • What would you do if a child was kicking and spitting on you?   Answer Question
  3.  

    Family Counselor Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Youth Villages.

    Interview

    The interview process consisted of two phone interviews, one in person interview, and one ride along to a counseling session. Overall, it took about two weeks to complete the entire process and an additional week to get the background check/drug test results back.

    Interview Questions


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    Counselor Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    There was a lengthy application process with educational background required. There was a phone interview with one individual, then 2 in person interviews. It took approximately 2.5 months from beginning to end.

    Interview Questions

    • What theory do you use when working with clients?   1 Answer

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    Family Intervention Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Indianapolis, IN
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Youth Villages (Indianapolis, IN) in November 2017.

    Interview

    I put my name down to be contacted by a recruiter at a career fair. About two months later, I was contacted. Once the interview process started, it took about 2 weeks. One phone interview and one in person with HR and a supervisor. I was asked 1 situational question over the phone and three in person. After I responded to the situational questions, I was given feedback so that was great. Overall, it seemed like a more informative interview to ensure I would be okay with all that the job required

    Interview Questions


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    Wraparound Facilitator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Youth Villages in November 2017.

    Interview

    The interview process is super long. You have three interviews, one phone with hr and then two face to face. It took over two months to complete. Then they have you do a ride along.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked about your experience working in the field of mental health   Answer Question
    • They asked if you would be able to drive over 40 minutes to an hour to visit clients   Answer Question
    • They wanted to know if you would be ok with working late hours and being on call for crisis situations at least a week every month- 3 months   Answer Question

  7.  

    LifeSet Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Youth Villages.

    Interview

    Was interviewed and told I would get a response by the end of the week. Within a few hours I received a phone call from the interview offing me the job.

    Interview Questions

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    Behavioral Youth Counselor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Douglasville, GA
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Youth Villages (Douglasville, GA) in September 2017.

    Interview

    It was an open interview day. There was a short presentation then we toured the facility then they asked many scenario questions. Staff seemed nice and open but I have read about bad reviews about lack of communication between staff

    Interview Questions

    • When was a difficult time you had to disagree with someone you worked with and how did you handle it   Answer Question

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    Foster Care Counselor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Youth Villages.

    Interview

    I had 3 different interviews. It was a bit much for one position. The pay isn't a lot, but it sounds like a good job to get your feet wet.

    Interview Questions


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    Behavior Youth Counselor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Douglasville, GA
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Youth Villages (Douglasville, GA) in August 2017.

    Interview

    I interviewed with a Leadership Team Member. The questions that was asked for more about the staff verses the children. We was able to do a observation of the program and housing for the children

    Interview Questions

    • What if you have child that constantly say they going to kill you everyday you come to work. How would you handle that situation?

      What you have a staff member that do not like you and you are a situation were you need help? In addition, you ask the staff member for help but she do not help you because she do not like you.   Answer Question

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