Youth Consultation Services Hackensack , NJ 07601
The primary purpose of this position is to serve in a dual capacity by:
(a) assisting school personal with all aspects of classroom responsibilities and supervision of students during the school day; and
(b) provide quality daily care and supervision of residential clients
Assist with learning centers and any other designated classroom activities with the supervision of the Teacher
Applicants will be expected to provide positive support, caring assistance and responsible supervision.
This position is expected to require a unique sensitivity on the part of the applicants to recognize and appropriately respond to young client's who may have evidenced difficulties.
Staff will be expected to assist the young client's development and trust in adults, through the use of positive reinforcement and praise.
As a member of a therapeutic treatment team, include becoming familiar with the residents' treatment goals, carrying out expected interventions, observation and documentation of success, along with identifying current or suggesting new, therapeutic goals which may require attention by the treatment team. Requirements(1) one year of verifiable experience working with children in a group setting required
Must have a valid driver's license
Work Schedule: Monday thru Friday 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
YCS Locations: Holley Center, Hackensack, NJ and George Washington School, Hackensack, NJ
Report to the George Washington School with the residents and assist teachers and crisis workers during school hours
Reports to Holley Center Residential Facility when school is not in session
Excellent benefits and great work environment. Offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, supplemental benefits, 403B plan, paid time off and more.
All new hires are required to attend a week orientation: Monday through Monday 8:45am-4:00pm, upon hire.
Additional Information: Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail.
All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring manager for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.
This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
Recruiters, please do not contact us.
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YCS is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
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