Location: Evart, Michigan
As a member of the treatment staff Individual will work with a team of seasoned professionals of a well renowned Juvenile Behavioral Treatment Facility with nationally acclaimed programs for at- risk youth and children in need facilitated by the juvenile justice system.
Individual must have the ability to communicate effectively with youth with varying challenges and treatment requirements. Experience in juvenile justice and/or child welfare systems a plus. Will consider entry level applicants for certain positions.
Ability to work with aggressive and traumatized youth, youth with mental health issues, and/or substance abuse issues in a trauma informed and culturally competent manner.
Must pass all criminal background and substance checks.
Exhibit professionalism and flexibility within a dynamic environment a must.
Ability to effectively use common sense and objectivity, while appropriately following policy and procedures.
Minimum High school diploma. Currently pursuing higher education in social work or related fields a plus.
Position is well suited for long term career possibilities.
Youth Care Specialist Position Description
This direct care position supervises a group of youth through activities during their waking hours. Youth Care Workers guide and teach youth the internal controls needed to live responsibly.
Are you interested in a career working with children and
helping them develop a better future? Are you fulfilled by working in a challenging but rewarding environment and making a difference in the lives of others?
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