Four Oaks Night Youth Services Worker (Full-Time) Social Services in United States
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Family Resources is driven to be the employer of choice, by the benefits that we offer to our employees:
Medical/dental/vision Flexible benefit & Health Savings Account (HSA)
Paid Holidays (Observe 7 holidays) Personal time
Paid Leave 401(K) Retirement Plan
Employee Assistance Program Self-care program
Group Life insurance Long term disability
*Available to full-time Employees only
Family Resources takes great pride in our Night Youth Service Worker employees! The role of a Night Youth Service Worker at Family Resources is responsible for providing the safety and supervision of the youth throughout their sleep hours. Upon ensuring that youth’s needs are met, the Night Youth Service Worker will be responsible for cleaning and upkeep of the program facility. This position is also responsible for the supervision of morning routines, meal prep and readiness for the school day. The Night Youth Service Worker utilizes approved behavior management techniques to maintain program safety and stability; completes assigned documentation and tracking; maintains medication distribution assignment; and all other assigned support services.
10 pm to 6 am weekdays and weekends
Starting pay varies depending education and experience
40 hours guaranteed
Full benefits available
This position is located in Davenport, Iowa
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: • Provides consistent, individualized reinforcement to youth behavior, using shift feedback to teach and reinforce adaptive behaviors. • Utilizes Trauma Informed Care techniques when working with youth. • Strategically utilize and provide consistent identified individualized behavior management and de-escalation plans. • Knows the population and is aware of individualized treatment plan • Establishes a therapeutic relationship with the youth based on trust & respect. • Evaluates the impact of behavioral, group treatment, and life-space interventions and provides direction/feedback. • Assures consistent, ongoing, and timely provision for basic youth needs. • Follows medication management guidelines. • Effectively participates in team to review case progress and provide best programming • Provide ongoing supervision of residents by ensuring visual check guidelines are followed (complete room checks a minimum of every 15 minutes or more frequently as the needs of a youth may require until midnight. • Complete all necessary documentation as required and where appropriate. • Ensure facilities are clean and well maintained. Tasks include but are not limited to the following: sweep and mop floors, dust, clean offices, collect and remove waste, clean refrigerators/cupboards, clean restrooms and replenish supplies, and wash walls/windows. • Respect the environmental, emotional and physical needs of youth to support a nurturing and restful night.
Program Specific Qualifications and Skills: Must be at least 21 years of age and possess a high school diploma or GED to qualify for this position.
Additional requirements include: • Ability to remain awake and alert during scheduled shift. • Possess a valid driver’s license and appropriate drivers record. • Must pass criminal and child abuse checks. Must be punctual and reliable
Seeking candidates that are entry level who would like to gain experience and confidence to candidates with experience and college degrees. Bilingual and/or bi-cultural applicants are highly encouraged to apply.
Family Resources is an Equal Opportunity Employer that thrives on Diversity!