EMERGENCY SHELTER – YOUTH CARE WORKER
SALARY: DOQ. Full time non-exempt position with excellent benefits. Weekday, evenings, and
every other weekend hours. Some holiday hours required.
SUMMARY:Primary responsibilities include assisting team members with overall operations of shelter facility and responsible for the direct care, behavior management and supervision to shelter residents, ages
5-17. This includes; monitoring personal hygiene, health, medication administration, client intakes
and discharges, meal preparation, kitchen clean-up and maintenance, assistance with the planning
and facilitation of daily cultural & physical activities for the youth. Will facilitate house meetings, talking circles and table time. Reports directly to Shelter Coordinator and assists other staff as needed.
ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS: AA degree in social services, child development, elementary/secondary education and/or related experience preferred.
EXPERIENCE: At least 3 years’ experience working with youth in a residential, therapeutic, group or classroom setting. Must have experience working with youth with a variety of emotional, personal or social concerns. Knowledge of the Native American culture, values, and family systems preferred.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Must have valid Driver’s License and pass DHS Background Check.
CLOSING DATE: July 13, 2018
If interested, please email cover letter and resume to Jill Ross at [email protected] or mail
to Ain Dah Yung Center, 1089 Portland Avenue, St. Paul, Minnesota 55104, or fax at (651)
224-5136. For more information about the Ain Dah Yung Center, visit us at adycenter.org.