Lead YOUTH Resident Care Worker-3rd Shift- Bakari
Company: Wisconsin Community Services
Posted on: May 6, 2021
Lead YOUTH Resident Care Worker-3rd Shift- BakariJob Code:
2021-SPECIALI-016Location: Division of Specialized
ServicesDepartment: Residential Treatment CenterFT/PT Status: Full
TimeJob Responsibilities: Position Summary: The 3 rd Shift Lead
Resident Care Worker provides two essential roles within the
Residential Care Center . The first role is being responsible for
direct care, nurturing and supervision of the residents during 3 rd
Shift. This includes providing supervision of the youth placed in
Residential Care Center. Responsible for ensuring all youth and
staff are following Bakari Center 3 rd shift protocols. The second
role is being a shift lead to ensure staff are trained, staff are
meeting the needs of the youth, and all staff are following the
policies/procedures of the Residential Care Center. Lead Duties: As
a Lead Resident Care worker, you will be responsible for training
new 3 rd shift staff, being a role model, and orientating staff at
the Residential Care Center. You will also:
act as a 3 rd shift leader to ensure staff are meeting the needs of
the youth at the Residential Care Center. This includes assuring
that all 3 rd shift bedroom checks are being completed and that all
documentation is being submitted by the end of each shift.
redirect staff and share staff -related performance concerns with
ensure all policies, procedures, and protocols are being followed
in accordance with State of Wisconsin and Milwaukee County
licensing and operation standards.
Job Qualifications: Minimal Qualification
A high school diploma or equivalent
Ability to work full time 3 rd shift including weekends and
Be at least 20 years older
Meet one of the following qualifications:
Have a bachelor's or associate degree from a college or university
with a focus on child and youth care work or in a social or
behavioral science field.
Have at least one year of successful experience working in a
recognized child welfare residential setting for the type of
population served by the center.
Be certified as a child and youth care worker under the standards
of the national organization of child and youth care workers
association or other department-recognized certifying authority
Have completed a supervised traineeship program under Chapter DCF
A minimum of one year of experience with children of a similar age
to the population served.
Valid driver's license, automobile, and insurance sufficient to
meet agency requirements required
Meet all the employee requirements including references, criminal
background check, drug test, and driver's license check.
Other Job Information (if applicable): Working Conditions:
State-Licensed Residential Care Center, Type II
Most of the work is done throughout the building, in the community
and in some cases, participants' homes.
Local travel as required fulfilling essential functions of the
Ability to provide coverage as needed.
Ability to manage youth who have experienced a great deal of trauma
and express trauma through behaviors.
Physical Demands: Duties require possible activity while monitoring
or interacting with youth in the program. Staff may be required to
use physical intervention in extremely rare situations if there is
immediate physical harm posed to youth or staff. Ability to lift 30
pounds. Driving is required.Apply online at
https://www.wiscs.org/wcs-jobs/jobs/ or email resume, specifying
LEAD RESIDENT CARE WORKER TO www.hra.org. PM21 PI134448368
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