Job Location: Richmond, TX Job Type: Part Time Department:
Job Details Description
DePelchin Childrens Center is an accredited foster care and adoption agency, serving the most vulnerable children and families in Texas and working to break the cycles of abuse and neglect. Find your future at DePelchin. Join our team of expert, dedicated professionals in making tomorrow brighter for children and families in Texas.
Great entry level position for recent college grads, who desire a rewarding career in the social services industry. Responsibilities include providing guidance and intervention activities for troubled children and youth in a residential treatment setting as they move toward permanent placement. This position is on an as needed basis. The Youth Worker PRN is required to work a minimum of 4 shifts (Monday through Friday - 6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.) per month to remain active. The work hours are varying.
Travel Required Yes. Drive Agency vehicle. Must have a valid Texas Driver License.
Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization
Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals
High School or better.
Be sensitive to and comfortable working with a culturally diverse population of children and adolescents.
CPR and First Aid certification required. (can be obtained after employment)
Experience working with children and adolescents in a residential treatment setting or other relevant experience.
Licenses & Certifications
How to Apply:
DePelchin Children's Center is an equal opportunity employer