|Title:||Teen Shelter Youth Worker - FT|
|Dept:||70 - CC Walla Walla|
This position is responsible for providing a safe environment for the youth at the Walla Walla Teen Shelter during the overnight and daytime hours, and for ensuring youth engagement in healthy behaviors. The Youth Worker will provide primary supervision of youth and will participate in and oversee household management activities as necessary including maintenance of the overall cleanliness of the Walla Walla Teen Shelter. Shift work required.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each of the essential duties/responsibilities listed below. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties/responsibilities of this job.
Overnight Resident Supervisor
To perform this job successfully, an individual must meet the minimum qualifications listed below. These qualifications are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required to perform this job.
Education/Experience: to perform this job successfully, an individual must have a high school diploma or high school or equivalency course of study (GED/HSEC). Have one year of experience working directly with youth. Two years of social services education may be substituted for the required experience; Have the skills and ability to work successfully with the special needs of youth in care; and have effective communication and problem-solving skills.
An individual must be at least twenty-one years of age or they may be between eighteen and twenty-one years of age if they provide sufficient documentation demonstrating one or more of the following:
Certificates/Licenses: To perform this job successfully, no certifications are required. Successfully pass background check applicable to position.
Physical Abilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to:
Mental & Other Skills/Abilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must have the:
Workplace Environmental Conditions
While performing the essential duties/responsibilities of this job, the employee will be: