Do you have a passion for helping youth and want to make a difference?
Do you want to work in an unique environment that changes lives?
Do you want to work for a Fortune 500 corporation?
If so...Foundations For Living is recruiting Youth Care Specialists forÂ 2nd shift! No experience necessary - all training is provided. Starting pay for this position is $12.00/hourly.
Foundations for Living is a subsidiary of UHS (Universal Health Services, Inc). UHS owns and operates 241 facilities, including 25 acute care hospitals, 216 behavioral health facilities and three surgery centers in 37 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom, and employ more than 68,000 people.
Foundations for Living is an 84 bed (14 males and 70 females) secure residential treatment facility for youth addressing mental health and substance abuse issues located on the edge of Mansfield, Ohio. Foundations for Living offers individual, group, and family counseling to our residents. Our mission is to provide an environment of safety where youth feel empowered to heal the wounds of the past and build a foundation of hope for the future.
At Foundations for Living, you will enjoy a rewarding career while receiving an impressive portfolio of benefits designed to help you maintain a comfortable lifestyle for you and your family, including â€¢ Medical â€¢ Dentalâ€¢ Visionâ€¢ Flexible Spending Account â€¢ Short-term & Long-Term Disability â€¢ 401(K) with Company Match â€¢ Life Insurance â€¢ Paid Personal Time Off â€¢ Resources to help with consolidating/refinancing both federal and private student loans â€¢ Access to Employee Assistance Program â€¢Free employee meals
We are currently hiring forÂ 1st shift (5:45AM - 2:15PM) with a set schedule of Thursday - Monday.
The Youth Care Specialist provides consistent professional direct care, supervision, and mentoring to our youth during classroom education, groups, recreation activities, hygiene, meals, and sleep. The Youth Care Specialist maintains a safe and therapeutic milieu as well as supports the activities of daily living for our residents by providing structure, redirecting residents, and setting limits on whichever shift assigned. Occasionally crisis intervention skills may be utilized.Our Youth Care Specialists actively engage youth in a Trauma-Informed Care and pro-social model designed to provide each resident with the necessary skills for a safe and productive life. Youth Care Specialists serve as positive role models and work as part of a team of educators, clinicians, and nurses to support each youth as he or she works to meet individual goals.