Youth Care Professional - $500 Sign-on Bonus

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Blaine, MN 55449, USA

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Overview: <div>Starting Wage: $18.50-19/hour with the potential for wage increases every six months with positive performance and a $500 sign-on bonus.&nbsp;</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>Youth Residential Services (YRS) offers 3 different site locations in Minnesota for youth:&nbsp;</div> <ul> <li><strong>Avanti - Blaine</strong></li> <li><strong>Bar None - St. Francis</strong></li> <li><strong>CRTC - Minnetonka</strong><br /><br /></li> </ul> <div> <p><strong>WHAT'S OFFERED?</strong></p> <ul> <li>$500 Sign-on Bonus</li> <li>$18.50-19/hour Starting Wage</li> <li>Flexible Schedule &ndash; Part Time or Full Time, Days or Overnights</li> <li>Full Training Provided &ndash; Opportunities for Growth</li> </ul> </div>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Plan and participate in all recreational and educational programming for residents</li> <li>Observe, report, and document information regarding resident behaviors and actions</li> <li>Support and contribute to effective communication among team members, program participants, families and other outside professionals</li> <li>Provide a healthy and appropriate model for residents to emulate</li> <li>Strong emotional intelligence and resiliency</li> <li>Compassion for individuals dealing with mental health concerns</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Must be 20 years of age or older</li> <li>A current and valid Driver's License with minimal violations on record</li> <li>Must pass criminal background checks</li> <li>Experience with adolescents in residential/hospital setting preferred</li> </ul>