Employment

Youth Specialist II, CEDARS Emergency Shelter

Will work in 24hr emergency shelter for ages 0-18. CES provides a safe and developmentally appropriate care environment. The structured program includes aftercare and follow-up. The YS II is responsible for maintaining safety of at-risk youth, most often between the ages of 11-18 on the evening shift. This position will include transportation to and from appointments, activities or visits. The YS II is responsible for daily documentation of behavior of youth in care, providing structure for youth, assisting in school work, crisis intervention and engaging youth in positive community activities. Applicant must be comfortable with frequent change and a fast-paced environment which requires multi-tasking. The YS II will work as part of a team to provide quality care and supervision for youth. Bachelor's degree in human services or closely related field is required; at least 1 year of experience working with youth and families is preferred. A valid driver's license with a good driving record is required. Schedule: Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday 2:30p-10:30p, Thursday 1p-2:30p (staff mtg), Friday 2:30p-10:30p, Saturday 2:30p-9p.