RESIDENTIAL RELIEF 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.”

SALARY:

DOE. Part-time on-call hourly position. No benefits. Hours vary within our day/evening/overnight shifts, on weekdays and weekends. May be asked to work holidays. Requires flexibility in schedule. Relief Youth Care Workers are required to work at least 4 hours per month.

SUMMARY:

High priority for weekday and weekend overnight (11 a.m.-7 p.m.) shifts. Additional need for afternoon (2-10 p.m. or 3-11 p.m.) and morning (7 a.m.-3 p.m.) shifts. Primary responsibilities may include assisting other youth care workers with activities, meal preparation and clean-up for residents. Provide direct care, behavior management, and supervision to shelter residents. This includes monitoring personal hygiene, health, medication administration, behavior/emotional status, conflict resolution/counseling between residents as needed. This position will also assist with screening referrals, conducting intakes and discharges. Provide assistance in the planning and facilitation of activities. Reports to the Shelter Coordinator.

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS:

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

EXPERIENCE:

Experience working with youth who exhibit varying degrees of difficult behavior in a residential, therapeutic, group or classroom setting. Candidates knowledgeable of the Native American Indian culture, values, and family systems preferred. Must pass a background check and have
a valid driver’s license.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Applicants required to be 21 years of age per DHS Licensure.
Must have valid Driver’s License and pass DHS Background Check.

CLOSING DATE: December 5th, 2019

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