Youth Care Worker
Job ID: 20641
|Salary||Approximate Hours Per Week|
Louisville, Kentucky United States
|October 01, 2013|
|Position Type||Applications Accepted Until|
|Non-Degreed Positions||November 30, 2013|
The Youth Care Worker (YCW) is responsible for providing a safe, comfortable and teaching environment to the youth we serve as we are committed to their personal success. The YCW assists our youth in the treatment programs, including residential activities. The YCW will monitor and interact with the youth during meals, while they do their chores and homework, and during free time and at bedtime. The YCW will also maintain accurate records and attend trainings and staff meetings as required. Uspiritus is the only organization in Kentucky to use the Boys Town's Psychoeducational Treatment Model. If you are interested breaking new ground and working for the premiere provider in the Commonwealth--Uspiritus is the place for you!
High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelors degree and experience in working with adolescents preferred.
The applicant must have the following abilities: To work as a team member; perform basic writing, communications, and computer skills; function as a group leader and role model in relation to troubled youth; respond appropriately to the emotional and physical needs of adolescents within a structured group setting
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