Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Shift Leader

Expired Job

Leake & Watts Services Inc Yonkers , NY 10701

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

The Unaccompanied Children Program provides long term and transitional residential care and other supportive services to Unaccompanied Children (UC) who are under legal custody of the Federal Government. Working in collaboration with the federal Office of Refugee Resettlement, ORR, our program provides a safe and nurturing environment for youth in a Basic Shelter program, and the Therapeutic Group Home programs located at our licensed residential facility in Yonkers, NY as well as a Transitional Foster Care program and the Long Term Foster Care Program located in foster homes in the Bronx, Queens and Westchester. In all programs, we provide therapeutic and educational services and other supports that youth need to achieve success through an array of strength-based and targeted interventions as well as link them with family members and/or other sponsors in the United States so they are able to move forward with their lives and thrive. The Shift Leader ensures all daily living needs and essential services are provided the youth at the Basic Shelter Program.

Responsibilities

  • Maintains safety of vehicles

  • Weekend and evening shifts required

  • Ensures staff complies with agency policies

  • Job Performance evaluations for Staff they Supervise

  • Implements PBIS tenants in daily work with Children and Staff

  • Ensure food is available in Cottage and meets nutritional standards

  • Coordinates community relations projects and other outreach activities

  • Responsible for Scheduling and Ensuring coverage meets ration mandates

  • Assumes responsibility for safety, personal conduct, and care of the youth in cottage

  • Coordinates Transportation for discharges, arrivals, medical appts., TFC pick-ups, recreations

  • Assesses youth's needs and helps develop treatment, education, and aftercare plans for the youth

  • Keeps staff informed of significant behavioral conditions known about an individual and/or the group

  • Supervisory / managerial responsibilities as assigned by Assistant Program Director or Program Director

  • Maintains security in building, grounds, and other posts; intervenes during emergencies and crisis situations

  • Assists in the oversight of all programming, and evaluates the application of youth's skills in scheduled activities

  • Interacts critically and constructively with staff members to develop and implement successful intervention techniques

  • Exercises considerable judgment, discretion, and initiative in the performance of duties within the established policies and procedures

  • Performs other related work as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Human Services related field, preferred

  • One or more years of work experience in a residential treatment program; OR

  • Two or more years of experience in group work which involved direct care and interaction with youth such as YMCA, schools, recreational facilities, or residential care programs

  • Bi-lingual (Spanish/English) a plus

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite

  • Ability to transport youth and travel

  • Excellent writing and communication skills

  • Possession of a valid vehicle operator's license and clean driving record

  • Ability to work a variety of shifts, weekends, holidays, and overtime; and the ability to respond to crises situations

  • Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with staff, community groups, the courts, other agencies, and the general public

Options


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Diesel Mechanic Technician With The Industry Leader

Ryder System

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 11/20/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-02-18T00:00 Position Description Great Benefits for you and your family! Annual Tool and Boot Allowance! Start your career! Please call Lexis @ 904-541-8571 for more information We are currently hiring a Diesel Mechanic in Yonkers, NY! Are you looking for an excellent place to work that offers great pay, benefits and incentives? Do you want to work on new trucks using state of the art tools? Do you want a rewarding career with one of the largest transportation companies in the country? If you answered "Yes" to these questions, you've got to check out Ryder! At Ryder, we offer outstanding incentives: * Generous Paid Time Off! * Excellent Benefits! * Tuition Reimbursement! * PPE & Uniforms provided at no cost! * Free Job training and development! * Career advancement strategies that will help you secure your future! For 85 years, Ryder has provided customers around the world with integrated transportation, logistics, and supply chain management solutions that enhance the way they do business. Building and maintaining a fleet takes time, resources, and expertise few companies can spare. We are a fortune 500 company with 800+ locations and 36,000 employees across the US! Employee satisfaction is part of our culture. Apply today and see why a job with Ryder is what you've been looking for. Call us or go online to apply for one of our awesome opportunities. #CB #INDTech Requirements * High school diploma or equivalent * Post-secondary vocational education strongly preferred * Must have minimum tool requirement * Must have a valid driver's license * Valid CDL (license A) is highly desired; mandatory in some locations * Must possess state license as required * This position requires for you to drive Ryder vehicles. In order to become a Ryder employee you must: * Must be able to obtain CDL within 6 months after hire * Pass a Ryder Drug Test * Pass a DOT physical * Pass a Ryder road test * Pass a Ryder Background and Motor vehicle check including drug and alcohol verification from previous employers for the last 3 years Important Note: Additional requirements may be required in different locations and/or accounts. Responsibilities * Performs vehicle maintenance and repair duties * Performs standard vehicle maintenance * Performs standard component inspections and repairs * Performs preventive maintenance * Diagnoses standard mechanical and electronic problems, utilizing diagnostic computer when applicable * Identifies root cause of basic failures/conditions and perform repairs as required * Replaces defective components as instructed * Performs facility maintenance duties * Interacts with customers/drivers to properly determine nature of complaint once assigned a task * Utilizes key functions of Shop Management System and electronic documentation available * Works in accordance with all federal/ provincial and corporate compliance guidelines (i.e., safety, DOT, MOT) * Performs other support duties as required to support operations. These could include but are not limited to Service Island support Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. Ryder System Yonkers NY

Shift Leader

Expired Job

Leake & Watts Services Inc