Youth Outreach Worker

  • Braintree, MA, USA
  • Part-time

Company Description

Bay State Community Services is a not-for-profit human services agency, dedicated to improving the social functioning of adults, adolescents, and children within a framework that recognizes the primary importance of family and community. To this end, the agency's mission is to support individual, family, and community empowerment through an integrated, culturally competent continuum of social, mental health, addiction, and correctional services.

Job Description

Bay State Community Services Continuum program is looking for a Youth Outreach Worker to be responsible for assisting clients ages 6-18 with coping, social and self-care skills in their homes and communities.  Responsible to take youth enrolled in Continuum program out in to the community to participate in recreational and pr-social activities.   Youth Outreach Worker also provides extensive collateral work with all professionals as well as liaison work with support to parents/guardians. 

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to maintain schedule
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team 
  • Flexible schedule to meet needs of clients 
  • Ability to work in diverse settings including homes, schools, hospitals and group homes
  • Experience working with the Department of Mental Health and Department of Children and Families
  • Complete all documentation in a timely manner
  • Maintain and follow the policies and procedures of agency and program
  • Receive and respond to supervision
  • Punctuality and consistent attendance required
  • Worker will demonstrate senior level skills and be able to work independently
  • Experience with child and adolescent population and experience in clinical settings

Qualifications

***MUST have car to provide reliable transportation in the community***

  • Function as part of a team and complete all documentation in a timely manner
  • Worker will demonstrate senior level skills and be able to work independently
  • Experience withchild and adolescent population with mental illness and experience in clinical settings
  • Bachelors degree in Counseling, Psychology or related field preferred

Flexibility in schedule, must be able to work nights and Saturdays

 

Additional Information

BSCS is hosting Job Information Sessions: every Friday from 9-12pm at  1120 Hancock Street, 3rd floor, Quincy, or Thursdays 11-1pm 36 Cordage Park Circle, Suite 305, Plymouth.  On the spot interviews and get started on your new career! 

All open positions may be found on the BSCS website under Employment Listing. 

Hope to see you there! 

http://baystatecs.org/employment-listing/”