The Youth Care Specialist oversees the day-to-day and/or overnight operation of the facility. The position provides individualized youth care, planning, supervision of daily and/or nightly routines, individual and group counseling, crisis intervention to high risk youth and their family-like support, and behavior management. The position provides close, intensive supervision to youth and works work closely with community services to facilitate connection and referrals to youth and family-like support with other community agencies, juvenile court, and other support services. The position participates in team decisions regarding treatment of clients and issues to facility operation.
SCHEDULE: Full time: 32 hours per week, Tuesday- Friday 3pm-11pm ; 3 hour staff meetings once a month and 1 hour supervisions once a month.
Part time: 16 hours per week, Saturday- Sunday 7:30am- 3:30pm.
However, these schedules may be adjusted according to the needs of the program.
WAGE/BENEFITS: $15.00 per hour. Janus offers an excellent benefits program including medical, dental, life & long-term disability insurance; EAP; 401(k) and paid time off (varied eligibility waiting periods apply). Voluntary optional coverage is also available.
Applications for all positions may be forwarded to appropriate similar positions within Janus Youth Programs. Positions may vary by location, pay structure, union, and supervisory staff.
TO APPLY: Please submit a resume and cover letter through Paycom: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=43703&clientkey=B2769BCD28C361F478D256B9462A3454
QUALIFICATIONS: Any combination of education, experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position is qualifying.
This position description is intended to give the reader a general idea of the overall purpose and the main activities and responsibilities that are intrinsic to this position. While this description is intended to be representative, it is not intended to be limiting.