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Youth Program Specialist II - YRTC-G

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Gering, NE
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Job Description

DESCRIPTION:
The Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment in Geneva is looking for candidates to work with other individuals in providing recovery treatment, life skills training, and support services to adolescent females. Apply today to join this great team! 

Location: 855 North 1st Geneva, NE 68361
Schedule:2:30p.m. to 10:30p.m. working weekends/holidays, set days off not determined at this time 
 
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
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. 
QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:
REQUIREMENTS: Must be at least 21 years of age and possess a high school diploma or equivalent and valid drivers' license.
 
PREFERRED:  coursework/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 interaction with youth or families 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
If you are already employed as a Youth Program Specialist II at the Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment Center in Geneva and are interested in moving to a different shift / assignment, please identify the shift / assignment you are interested in below. 
 

Job Details

Date Posted April 6, 2018
Date Closes August 28, 2018
Located In Gering, NE
Department NE DHHS
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage
Shift
Evening
Mon: 4 pm to 12 am
Tue: 4 pm to 12 am
Wed: 4 pm to 12 am
Thu: 4 pm to 12 am
Fri: 4 pm to 12 am
SOC Category 21-1023.00 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers
Zipcode 69341

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Credit Union
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Wellness Program
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  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
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