Youth Support Specialist 2nd Shift in Buffalo, NY
Homespace Corporation Posted: 2023-01-24
Buffalo, NY 14209
Youth Support Specialist – Direct Care Professional
Full Time 2nd Shift Sunday thru Thursday
Full Time 2nd Shift Tuesday thru Saturday
This position is directly responsible for maintaining a safe and secure environment by monitoring premises, supervising residents, preventing and identifying potential risks, completing appropriate documentation, and ensuring the rights and dignity of each resident is maintained at all times. Additionally, will work on the floor, working in a hands-on capacity with children aged 14-21 and at times with their children aged 0-5. In this position, mentoring, positive role modeling, and coaching is imperative. Flexibility, self-management and a passion to enhance the life of traumatized youth placed in foster care is also a must.
Minimum Requirements.: a HSD/HSE with 3 years’ of experience. Previous experience with foster care, trauma informed approach in group homes is preferred. Applicants must have a valid NYS Driver License, reliable transportation and successful applicants will be subject to State-mandated and other background checks as a condition of beginning employment. No Phone Calls.
Generous Benefits Package
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