Youth Care Support Worker
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 2/7/2019

Job Description

Youth Care Support Worker

Bernalillo Academy is a state of the art facility!  We support children with disabilities and help make a difference in their lives! 

We are hiring for 2nd and 3rd shifts!  Come start the new year off right with Bernalillo Academy!!!

Located in Albuquerque, NM, Bernalillo Academy is a sub-acute residential treatment center that serves youth between the ages of 5 and 1eight with a diagnosis of Autistic Disorder, Asperger’s Disorder, and other Autism Spectrum Disorders as well as Emotional and Behavioral Disorders and Developmental Delays.


Position Overview:
We have immediate openings for Youth Care Support Workers to provide a safe and therapeutic environment for students while implementing structured programming and treatment plans that include teaching skills while decreasing maladaptive behaviors. Youth Care Workers are responsible for data collection, progress note charting, and fostering a strengths-based milieu for students. Bernalillo Academy uses a strength based approach that focuses on learning, practicing, and generalizing skills into more natural environments and intensive teaching to increase skills based on students’ strengths.

Work Schedules

We are a 24 hour facility and have 2 shifts available.  2:30p - 11:00p, and 10:45p - 7:fifteena.  

Job Requirements

Minimum 6 months experience working with children with Autism/severe emotional disturbances/neurobiological disorders, or two years post-secondary education in a Human Service related field is required. Education can be substituted for experience.

  • 1-2 yrs experience preferred.
  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must be at least twenty one years of age.

Benefits Package

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance after 60 days.
  • Company provided Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Company provided AD&D insurance
  • Flexible Spending Program/Health Savings Plan
  • PTO after 90 days
  • 401K after 60 days
  • Daily Pay - a company sponsored benefit that allows employees to access a portion of their base wages in advance of their payday

Bernalillo Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Snapshot

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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