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Youth Development Specialist Overnight (Ayc)

The Geo Group
South Mountain, Pennsylvania, United States
$12.00 per hour
February 15, 2018


* The primary function of the Youth Development Specialist is to supervise clients during the sleeping hours in a manner that ensures their safety and security. In addition, Youth Development Specialists assist in the management of the morning wake-up routine by educating, guiding and directing clients in a manner that promotes their growth and development.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

* Interacts meaningfully with clients.

* Completes security calls to night supervisor.

* Maintains regular communication with co-worker(s).

* Supervises morning routine; observes client behavior and intervenes appropriately.

* Ensures client location.

* Conducts and documents random/unpredictable head counts/bed checks (minimum of once every twelve minutes) and utilizes the Guard 1 system.

* Conducts outside building security checks.

* Supports the Abraxas philosophy and mission and promotes the Seven Key Principles of care.

* Demonstrates appropriate use of Safe Crisis Management techniques and skills.

Minimum Requirements

* The following education requirements are acceptable for this classification including:

* High School Diploma or GED.

* Detention unit employees shall have an Associate’s degree or 60 credit hours from an accredited college or university.

Other Qualifications:

* At least twenty-one (21) years of age.

* Criminal clearances (Act 33 and 34, specific State & child clearances and, if necessary, FBI).

* Non-communicable diseases physical exam.

* Valid driver's license from employee’s state of residence.

* Valid registered vehicle insurance.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

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