Youth Care Worker
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 11/30/2018

Job Description

Youth Care Workers

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of our youth? 

Do you want a supportive work environment?

Do you want to lead a group of adolescents to personal victory and success? 

If you answered “yes” to any of these questions then Sequel Youth and Family Services may have the perfect job for you!!!!

Program Overview:

Sequel Youth and Family Services of Union is a 24-bed secure residential sex offender program located in north central Florida in Raiford.  The program is approximately 2eight miles North of Gainesville and 3eight miles East of Jacksonville.  SYFS Union provides moderate risk sex offender programming for males, ages 12-19, who have displayed inappropriate sexual behavior or committed a sexual offense.  SYFS Union is operated exclusively for the State of Florida Department of Juvenile Justice

Job Duties:

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. Serves as a positive role model to the youth.

The appropriate candidate will have the:

  • 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 furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Job Requirements:

  • Must have a High School Diploma and be twenty one years of age or older.
  • Experience working with delinquent youth or in the mental health field is desirable.
  • Applicants with equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. 

Competitive Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance after sixty days
  • Company provided Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Company provided AD&D insurance
  • Flexible Spending program
  • 401K after sixty days
  • 6 paid holidays
  • Paid time off for balance of work/life
  • Competitive Pay!!!
  • DailyPay available

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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