Mental Health worker wanted for teen female short term residential treatment program. Variety of shifts available. Duties include providing care and supervision to clients at all times, making sure the house schedule is followed, completing various charting duties, setting limits for client behavior, transporting clients in house vehicles to outings and appointments, protecting client confidentiality, and being a positive role model. Candidates must be amenable to cover open shifts as needed. Full time and part time hours available.
Candidates must be at least 18 years of age. Must meet one of the following requirements by regulation: a Bachelor of Arts or Sciences Degree; a valid Child Development Teaching Permit; completed 12 semester units of Early Childhood Education, Adolescent Development, or Foster and Kinship Care Education and have at least 100 hours of experience working with youth; a valid certificate as an Alcohol Counselor, Drug Counselor or Alcohol and Drug Counselor, and have at least 100 hours of experience working with youth; a valid Vocational Training certificate, credential or documentation demonstrating that the individual is a trade journeyperson who instructs children in vocational skills and have at least 100 hours of experience working with youth; or previously been employed as a staff or volunteer at a group home or short-term residential therapeutic center for at least one year. Candidates that do not meet one of these criterion cannot be considered. Candidates must have a valid CA driver's license and clean driving record. As a pre-condition of employment must pass a criminal background check and drug screening. Please include resume when responding.