YOUTH CARE WORKER II
Direct Client/Patient Care
, Primarily Nights with weekends/OT as needed
The Bilingual Youth Care Worker II is responsible for providing shelter direct supervision, support and direction to children and adolescents in a compassionate and respectful manner. This includes requiring an unwavering commitment to the safety of kids and being aware of all ongoing developments and concerns, on a daily basis, of all children in their care.
High School graduate or equivalent required; Bachelor's Degree in Mental Health or related field preferred.
Some experience with children or adolescents preferred.
Valid drivers license peferred.
Must possess basic personal computer knowledge and skills.
Ability to converse and/or write in English and Spanish.
Must pass a Criminal Record History Clearance and a Child Abuse History Clearance which are processed by KidsPeace.
Must pass a Physical & Drug Screening & possess the ability to attend and successfully complete all KidsPeace sponsored training. EOE
“Founded in 1882, KidsPeace is a private charity dedicated to serving the behavioral and mental health needs of children, families and communities. KidsPeace’s services include a unique psychiatric hospital, a comprehensive range of residential treatment programs, accredited educational services and a variety of foster care and community programs.
KidsPeace is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer supporting workforce diversity.