Direct Care Staff~Hiring Event@WFS-Conroe 77301

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General Information

Job Posting ID 8581138 Creation Date Nov 13, 2017
Employer Posting No --- Closing Date Dec 13, 2017
Job Site Address WILLIS, Texas 77378 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 20

Job Description

Job Title: Direct Care Staff~Hiring Event @ WFS-Conroe

General Description:
•The Direct Care Staff is responsible for providing a caring and nurturing home environment for all youth; females between the ages of 6 - 17.
• Must be committed and motivated with the ability to run group programs. Direct Care Staff must have the ability to relay information through accurate reporting and monitoring.
• Direct Care Staff must be willing to attend all trainings and meetings as needed to ensure that they are abreast of the necessary techniques to support the youth in this residence care program.
• Must model appropriate behavior for youth at all times through communication, dress and positive outlook/ attitude.

Specific Duties:
• Employee must possess the ability to comprehend and complete:
• 40 hours orientation process
• 50 hours a year continuing education training module
• Supervise youth behavior both on campus and off.
• Restrain youth when necessary using approved restraint techniques.
• Provide training and supervision for youth in activities related to personal hygiene and housekeeping.
• Maintain standards of health and maintenance in assigned areas and make concise reports of youth behavior.
• Carry out day to day recreation and leisure time program.
• Distribute medication to youth as prescribed.
• Provide individual guidance to youth regarding interpersonal problems.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
• High School Diploma/GED
• Minimum of high school diploma or GED.
• Must be at least 21 years old (insurance purposes)
• Preference is given to college students in related Behavioral Science field.
• Must have a valid Texas Drivers License to drive as required.
• Successfully complete standard first aid and restraint training.
• Must be computer literate.
• Must be emotionally mature and be able to communicate and relate with youth.

• Previous work experience with foster youth, specialized and/or intense care, a plus.

Candidates must pass background check. Due to the nature of the employer's business, company policy requires that candidates with a criminal background or convictions will not be considered for employment.
Supervisory Experience Required No
Pay Between $10.00 / HR and $11.00 / HR
Additional Pay Details * Pay depending on the experience.
Shift Days (First) Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Additional Workweek Details Full & Part Time hours and days to be arranged.
Benefits Flexible Work Schedule
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor No
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Social and Human Service Assistants
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Recreation Workers
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED


Additional Requirements

Basic Computer Skills
  • Personal Computers
Specific Computer Skills Must be computer literate.
Driver's License Type Class C - Standard Driver's License

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Job Title Direct Care Staff~Hiring Event@WFS-Conroe 77301
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State Agency Name THE CARE COTTAGE
Job Closing Date Dec 13, 2017
Open Until Filled No

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