Direct Care Staff
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 11/28/2018

Job Description

Program Overview:

Pompano Youth Treatment Center is a Residential Facility for males ages 13-19. Our youths are committed by a judge throughout the state of Florida to stay in our (SAOS) Substance Abuse Overlay Services program for a period of 3-9 months. Sequel operates the program for the Department of Juvenile Justice, a non secure facility. Our program exercise a behavior management system and provides Substance Treatment, Mental Health Counseling, Individual and Family Therapy.  Our purpose is to provide interest of the youth to help frame their current strengths and attributes in a tone supportive of their employability. We are looking for qualified Youth Care Counselor to help guide our future men back into the community. 

Position Overview:

Full time position supporting the Shift Supervisor & Assistant Facility Administrator, the Youth Counselor maintains proper conduct and saftey of youth in work and activities. The Youth Care worker shall make sure youth quality of life is met such as  saftey,shelter, food and clothing are in compliance s defined in Sequel and DJJ policies & procedures. 

The appropriate suitor will have the following:

  • Give basic instructions in work, school and outside activites
  • Prepare periodic and special evaluations on assigned youth, report significant changes in social behavior and make recommendations for changes in assignments.

  • Stimulate interest and cooperation in individual and group settings, observe youth behavior in response to treatment efforts and visitation.

  • Ability to write documentation in sudent records, routine reports, and correspondence.
  • Maintain security of the facility and grounds

Job Requirements:

HS Diploma or GED and two years experience working with at risk youth in a juvenile setting or related to. He/She must be at least twenty one years of age.

Competitive Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance after sixty days
  • Generous Paid Time off; Balance Work/Life
  • Company provided Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Company provided AD&D insurance
  • 401K after sixty days
  • Competitve Pay!!!

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Pompano Beach, FL
  • Job Type: Other
  • Experience: At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted: 11/28/2018

About Us

At Sequel Youth and Family Services, we work together today to build a brighter tomorrow. With a focus on providing programs for behavioral, emotional, or physical challenges, we proudly serve children and adults alike. Associates at Sequel Youth and Family Services enjoy giving back and getting more out of a career that positively impacts the community. If you’re a compassionate, motivated individual who’s looking for a truly meaningful career, we look forward to hearing from you.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is committed to offering a broad spectrum of services and options that care for our patients and families alike. Our offerings include long-term residential treatment, short-term impact programs, shelter care, therapeutic group homes, therapeutic foster care, community-based services, in-home services, and alternative education programs. Our reach extends to clients from 37 states and territories – and we’re growing every day.

Current employment opportunities span:

  • Business Administration & Support

  • Education & Counseling

  • Residential Support Services

  • Child & Family Therapy

  • Nursing (LPN, CNA, RN, PRN)

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