Children’s Square USA is a multi-program, human services agency serving youth, children and families. We employ caring, dedicated individuals at all levels to ensure quality care for our kids and their families.
The Residential Psychiatric Treatment program and Children’s Emergency Shelter are seeking Youth Workers to spend time with children birth through 18 years. These individual work hands on with youth to teach life skills, emotional management skills, provide behavior management and to carry out treatment plans, and care plans. Youth Workers are tasked with providing safety and supervision to groups of children during times when their normal living situation cannot be maintained.
As a Youth Worker, you will learn how to manage a crisis and calm down individuals who are angry or unable to manage other emotions. You will lead groups designed to teach skills and help children learn to communicate and interact appropriately. Most importantly, you’ll learn to build relationships with youth that help build a foundation for them to heal.
Come start your career with us! Full time, part time and internship positions available.
Youth Workers benefit from a career ladder. Education and Experience determine starting pay, and with more training and experience, become eligible for raises.
All employees must have a High School Diploma (or equivalent), pass criminal history, child abuse, and sex offender checks and complete a physical and TB test.
As a Youth Worker in Children’s Square’s Residential Treatment and Children’s Emergency Services Shelter you will receive extensive training in:
First Aid and CPR
Mandatory Child Abuse Reporting
Problematic Sexualized Behavior
Self Harm and Suicidal Ideations
Trauma Informed Care
Self Care Strategies
Join the dedicated team of Youth Workers at Children’s Square and get hands on experience with:
The PsychoEducational Model of Treatment
Life Space Interviewing
Natural and Logical Consequences
Developmentally Appropriate Practice
Infant, Toddler, Child and Adolescent Care
Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication in Crises
|Date Posted||April 9, 2018|
|Date Closes||May 9, 2018|
|Address||PO Box 8C|
|Located In||Council Bluffs, IA|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|Compensation||Hourly Wage, Varies, Based on Experience|
|SOC Category||21-1093.00 Social and Human Service Assistants|
|Address||PO Box 8-C|
|City, State and Zip||Council Bluffs, IA 51502|
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