BEVERLEY A. BENJAMIN YOUTH LODGE OVERNIGHT YOUTH CARE WORKER

AIN DAH YUNG CENTER
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

“The Ain Dah Yung Center provides a healing place within the community for American Indian youth and families to thrive in safety and wholeness.”

BEVERLEY A. BENJAMIN YOUTH LODGE OVERNIGHT YOUTH CARE WORKER

SALARY:

DOE. Part-time position with no benefits. Hours are every other weekend, overnight (awake position) 10:00 p.m. to 8:00a.m. Occasional back-up for other Youth Care Worker— day/overnight/weekend/holiday shifts. Flexibility required.

SUMMARY:

The Overnight Youth Worker will provide general supervision to American Indian youth between the ages 16—21 in a small-group living setting. The Overnight Youth Worker is responsible for facilities management. This may include; assisting with chore supervision, meal preparation, kitchen clean-up and maintenance. Assistance with the planning and facilitation of activities for the youth. Facilitate house meetings, talking circles and table time. Provide direct care, behavior management, and supervision to Youth Lodge residents. Reports to the Youth Lodge Coordinator.

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS:

AA degree in human services, child development, elementary/secondary education or related field preferred.

EXPERIENCE:

A minimum of 3 years experience working with youth who exhibit varying degrees of difficult behavior in a residential, therapeutic, group or classroom setting. Candidates must be knowledgeable of the Native American Indian culture, values, and family systems.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must pass DHS Background Check.

CLOSING DATE: June 6, 2019

If interested, please email cover letter and resumé to [email protected]. For more information about the Ain Dah Yung Center, visit us at adycenter.org.

 

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