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

Description

Eliot's program is currently seeking a Direct Care Professional to assist in the daily coordination of youth in executing the plan of the day. Participating in the development and implementation of Individual Service Plans. Ideal candidates should be compassionate, dedicated, and committed.

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.

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

  • Attend staff and shift change meetings and trainings as required

  • Lead daily groups as assigned

  • Monitor and report on program culture

  • Submit timely, complete, legible, and accurate documentation as required

  • Safely transport residents to activities, appointments, school, work, and visits

  • Conduct supervision of assigned youth

Schedule: 7am - 3pm; Monday & Tuesday off

Qualifications

Skills

Preferred

  • Limit Setting: Intermediate

  • Computer Software Skills: Intermediate

  • Communication Skills: Intermediate

Education

Required

  • High School or better

Licenses & Certifications

Required

  • MA DRIVER'S LICENSE

Experience

Required

  • 21 years: Age requirement

Preferred

  • 1 year: Working with population
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