Youth Worker Full- and Part-time Opportunities
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 Psychiatric Residential Treatment Program provides hope and healing to youth and their families in a therapeutically planned living and learning environment. Our goal for the program is to help each student and their family to heal and to build strong relationships with each other. Each child’s treatment is very individualized, and includes individual and family therapy.
Youth Workers in the Residential Treatment Program work hands on with youth to teach life skills, emotional management skills, provide behavior management and to carry out treatment and care plans. Youth Workers provide safety and supervision to children of all ages.
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.
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 program 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
Children's Square USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability or veteran status.
|Date Posted||April 4, 2019|
|Date Closes||May 4, 2019|
|Address||N 6th Street & Avenue E|
|Located In||Council Bluffs, IA|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|SOC Category||11-9151.00 Social and Community Service Managers|
|Address||PO Box 8-C|
|City, State and Zip||Council Bluffs, IA 51502|
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