What are you waiting for? Join the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services in "Helping People Live Better Lives." If passion, integrity, and fulfillment is the work culture you are seeking, then DHHS is where you belong. The Youth Rehabilitations and Treatment Center located in Geneva, NE is looking for a Youth Program Specialist with strong communication, problem solving, and analytical skills. As a Youth Program Specialist, you will work with other professionals in providing recovery treatment, life skills training, and support services to adolescent females. If you possess these qualities and you are seeking to make a difference in the lives of others, don't wait any longer. Join #TeamDHHS today!
Hours: 2:30 pm to 10:30 pm, work includes weekends and holidays, set days off.
Description of Role: As a Youth Program Specialist II, you will supervise youth in daily activities including school, recreation, and vocational assignments; observe and document behavior, respond to crisis situations, and serve as a role model to youth in recovery. May be required to transport youth. Work will include physical stamina/strength, standing, walking and occasional lifting and the ability to intervene if needed.
Requirements: Must be at least 21 years of age and possess a high school diploma or equivalent and valid drivers' license. Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug-screen, physical, and criminal background check.
Prefer: Coursework or training in: social work, criminal justice, counseling and guidance, human development and the family, psychology, mental health care, education, social/behavioral sciences, human services or related area; OR Experience in child or youth care, teaching, foster care, delinquency prevention, juvenile court systems, community work related to children and youth, behavioral health systems, patient care, nursing or other areas involving contact or intervention with youth or families.
*The State of Nebraska complies with Nebraska Veterans Preference Laws
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|Date Posted||September 29, 2017|
|Date Closes||October 29, 2017|
|Address||855 North 1st|
|Located In||Geneva, NE|
|Work At||Youth Rehabilitation Treatment Center|
|Department||Helath and Human Services|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|Compensation||Hourly Wage, $14.90|
|Experience Level||Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)|
2:30pm-10:30pm, set days off
|Hours||40 hours per week; 2:30pm - 10:30pm|
|SOC Category||33-9099.00 Protective Service Workers, All Other|
|Address||Health and Human Services|
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