Youth Care Worker
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 4/19/2019

Job Description

Recruiter: Erika Wilson
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Do you want to make a difference in the lives of our youth?
Do you want a supportive work environment?
Do you want to be part of leading a youth and young adults to personal victory and success?

 If you answered “yes' then Sequel Youth and Family Services may have the perfect job for you!!!!

Youth Care Worker

Program Overview

Sequel Youth and Family Services of Montgomery, is an intensive residential treatment facility providing an array of gender specific, evidenced based and trauma informed services for female adolescents, ages 12-1eight, with serious and/or chronic emotional and/or behavioral management problems that interfere with the child’s ability to function in the family, school and/or community setting outside of a residential environment.

Position Overview

Under the direction of the Shift Supervisor, the Youth Care Worker supervises and assists students in all program related activities using professionally acceptable methods and techniques and assures a high standard of documentation that meets all necessary standards and requirements. 

Job Duties Include:

  • Supervises residents in their daily routines providing rewards and consequences as prescribed by program’s behavior management system.

  • Maintain routine order on dorm unit and during activities.

  • Conducts huddles to address group issues according to Positive Peer Culture standards and results in positive change for residents.

  • Transport residents to on/off campus activities and maintain resident count.

  • Interacts with residents in a therapeutic and professional manner to elicit positive change.

  • Completes documentation requirements accurately and on time.

  • Completes other reports, assessments, and reviews as assigned in a thorough and timely manner.

  • Completes all in service training on time and remains current in SAMA, CPR, First Aid, Positive Peer Culture, Environment of Care, Documentation Standards, and PDT.

  • Remains current in and initiates emergency procedures when required.

    Work Schedule

    We currently have an opening for 2 PRN and 1 PT Youth Care Worker on 1st and 2nd shifts.

  • Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required. 

  • Previous experience working with adolescents required.

  • Must be twenty one years of age or older.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and procedure manuals, and student records.

  • Ability to write documentation in student records, routine reports, and correspondence.

  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of students and peers.

  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We offer 401K to everyone after sixty days of employement and a Daily Pay option.

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)

Sequel Youth and Family Services associates enjoy a wealth of benefits and incentives that prioritize their personal and professional wellbeing. Are you ready to make a difference as well as a living? Join the Sequel Youth and Family Services Talent Network today and check out our current opportunities in a community near you!

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