Youth Care Worker (PT)

  • Job Tracking ID: 56314522
  • Job Location: Dousman, WI
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Part-Time
  • Date Updated: November 30, 2018
  • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP



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Job Description:

Are you driven to forge a career in helping others? Here at Lad Lake, you can do just that! 

You can be a positive influence at an important part of these young men and women lives.  Lad Lake utilizes a team approach to treatment and help instill the boys and girls with a sense of intrinsic motivation to mature and grow into young adults. Model what it means to be a responsible person in today’s world through supervision and engagement.

Guiding Growth. It’s a mission, a philosophy we’re dedicated to at Lad Lake. One that provides a brighter future – from staff member to student – for everyone involved.

JOB SUMMARY

To be a proper role model and provide adequate supervision, guidance, structure, and behavior management to all clients in the Residential program.

DUTIES

  • The employee must recognize and consistently demonstrate that the safety and security of Lad Lake residents and staff is their primary responsibility.
  • The employee must be an active participant in the treatment plan, as set forth by the therapist, school and treatment team.
  • The employee must understand and be able to utilize appropriate behavior management techniques consistent with their training and employment level.
  • The employee shows a willingness to take advantage of opportunities offered in an effort to become a more productive member of the treatment team.
  • The employee communicates well with residents, treatment team members, and other staff, both verbally and in writing.
  • The employee demonstrates the ability to listen, learn, understand, and follow verbal and written directions.
  • The employee is an energetic and productive member of the treatment team and realizes the importance of his/her role.
  • The employee recognizes the importance of, and has the ability to separate his/her personal life from work.

Experience and Skills:

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent and be at least 21 years of age or older.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license in good standing.
  • Must have a passion to want to help others.
  • Previous experience with this population preferred.
  • This position requires availability to work one weekend day a week

Job Benefits:

  • Pay range of $12.50-$15.50 based on experience
  • Shift Differential 
  • Free meals when eating with clients
  • Casual dress
  • Company paid training/ongoing professional development opportunities
  • Career Ladder for Youth Care Workers