Youth Care Facilitator (Full Time) Location: Olathe, KS
Do you want to use your super powers to transform lives of children and families? We are looking for remarkable people who love the idea of being a great role model/mentor for our youth. If you are an empathetic, nurturing person who loves working with kids, become a Youth Care Facilitator at KidsTLC.
Provide high quality therapeutic care for children, ranging in age from 6-18 years of age, within the Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility.
Provide life skills instruction, coping and team building skills for each child.
Encourage physical, emotional and behavioral growth and development for youth.
Maintain the safety and security of the children in care and attend to their needs in a nurturing way.
Provides complete documentation as required.
Be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, leadership is valued and diversity is respected.
Able to work open shifts, 7:00 am - 3:00 pm or 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm or overnights 10:00 pm - 8:00 am. Weekend availability is required.
To be considered for this position, you will need:
High School diploma or equivalent
21 years of age with valid drivers' license and satisfactory driving record.
Strong leadership and mentoring skills with children and teens
Ability to lead a group in an activity
Commitment, integrity and adaptability
Enthusiasm, sense of humor and patience
College credit hours in social work, psychology or related mental health fields from an accredited college.
Aptitude to work with youth who have emotional and behavioral challenges.
Benefits: KidsTLC offers comprehensive benefits including Health, Dental, Vision, Short term Disability, Life Insurance, 401K, Paid Time Off, Holiday Pay, Ongoing Training & Development, Career Advancement.