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Eliot Community Human Services Juvenile Justice Group Care Worker II in Brewster, Massachusetts

Description

Eliot’s juvenile justice programming includes a residential network for youth ages 13 to 21 who are court-involved and need placement while awaiting return to court, assessment, or longer-term treatment. These highly structured, self-contained programs offer a comprehensive intervention for juvenile offenders.

Eliot's secure program is currently seeking a Group Care Worker II to provide daily coordination of direct-care staff and youth in executing the plan of the day.

Responsibilities:

  • Daily coordination of direct-care staff and youth in executing the plan of the day.

  • Participate in the development and implementation of Individual Service Plans.

  • Facilitate or assign lead of daily groups.

  • Conduct documented supervision of Group Care Worker I and other assigned staff.

  • Serve as an advocate for assigned youth.

  • Monitor and report on program culture. Report serious incidents to the on-site supervisor or on-call staff.

  • Conduct and submit staff supervisions and performance evaluations in a timely fashion.

  • Recommend employee disciplinary or corrective action plans.

Schedule: 7am to 3pm, Sunday through Thursday with Friday and Saturday off.

Qualifications

Skills

Preferred

  • Ability to write clearly: Advanced

  • Communication Skills: Advanced

  • Computer Software Skills: Advanced

  • Decision Making: Advanced

  • Experience with population: Advanced

  • Supervisory skills: Advanced

Education

Preferred

  • Bachelors or better

Licenses & Certifications

Preferred

  • MA DRIVER'S LICENSE

Experience

Preferred

  • 2 years: Years related experience with population
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