WEEKEND SHELTER 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 non-exempt without benefits. Every other weekend; 3:00pm— 11:00pm. Additional hours often available. Flexibility is required.

SUMMARY:

Primary responsibilities include assisting with Shelter weekend activities for residents. This includes meal preparation, kitchen clean up and maintenance. Medication administration when required. 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 shelter residents. This position will also assist with screening referrals, conducting intakes and discharges and provide transportation and accompany residents to appointments.

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. Knowledge of the Native American culture, values, and
family systems preferred.

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: October 14th, 2019

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. For more
information about the Ain Dah Yung Center, visit us at adycenter.org.