YOUTH CARE SPECIALIST, HIGHER PAY RATE
Company: The GEO Group
Posted on: November 22, 2021
HIGHER PAY RATE at Abraxas Ohio and
$3,000 Sign On Bonus (Ask for Eligibility Details)
Now hiring YOUTH CARE SPECIALIST, YOUTH CARE WORKERS, YOUTH
SERVICES SPECIALIST at
Abraxas Ohio, located in Shelby, Ohio is looking for strong,
confident individuals to work with at-risk adolescent boys placed
in our residential treatment facility for behavioral, mental health
and drug and alcohol treatment.
To be successful in this role, you will be expected to provide the
highest caliber of behavior-programming, crisis management, peer
mentorship and responsibility to ensure the health, safety and
wellness of our clients.
A Youth Development Specialist implements the activities which
support the daily schedule. The Youth Development Specialist
supervises and interacts with clients, observes and addresses
client behavior, and documents services in client files.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Interacts with and supervises clients during daily activities in a
manner that ensures their safety and security.
Provides effective people security (e.g., headcounts, room checks,
Observes client behavior and intervenes appropriately.
Processes intakes and screens clients according to program
Facilitates and documents various groups/meetings.
Administers medication or supervises self administration of
medication when necessary.
Knows and implements emergency procedures (e.g. evacuation,
Supports the Abraxas philosophy and mission and promotes the Seven
Key Principles of care.
Demonstrates appropriate use of Safe Crisis Management techniques
Abraxas Youth and Family Services is a national leader in the
operation of residential treatment facilities and community-based
programs for troubled youth and their families. We offer a wide
array of services to include life skills, mental health services,
cognitive behavioral therapy, family counseling, drug and alcohol
treatment, case management services, recreational activities as
well as vocational and educational services.
Abraxas is a great place to start your career whether you have a
high school diploma or GED, military experience, some college, or a
bachelor or advanced degree. If you are interested in counseling,
juvenile justice, psychology, social work, teaching or just want to
make a difference, we have a career path for you. Help change lives
at Abraxas Youth and Family Services.
The following education requirements are acceptable for this
High School Diploma or GED.
At least twenty-one (21) years of age.
Criminal clearances (specific State & child clearances and, if
Non-communicable diseases physical exam.
Valid driver's license from employees state of residence.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
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