A Youth Care Worker provides nurturing, therapeutic support and supervision of our children and youth throughout the course of all daily activities and responsibilities. We are currently hiring for both full-time, part-time and substitute positions.
Organizational Duties and Responsibilities:
Teaching appropriate behavior.
Acting as a positive role model (i.e. appropriate language, dress and social skills).
Creating and participating in recreational activities.
Supporting treatment plan implementation.
Providing knowledge to improve life skills.
Assuming responsibility for a variety of campus activities, including but not limited to: driving a campus vehicle, transporting clients, preparing clients for visits, clothing or supply shopping.
Willing and capable of physically managing children when they are a danger to themselves or others (training will be provided).
Encouraging a safe and healthy lifestyle (i.e. meal preparation, routine chore supervision, laundry, minor maintenance or cleaning tasks).
Job Specific Duties and Responsibilities
Minimum qualifications include a High School Diploma or GED.
A valid Kentucky Driver’s License.
Must submit to extensive background investigations.
Must submit to drug test.
Must be able to perform Safe Crisis Management skills (training provided).
Must be trained in CPR/First Aid (training provided).