Lancaster-Youth Advocate

Youth Advocates are positive mentors who help guide and make a difference in teens' lives. We need a direct support professional to work on a casual basis with adolescents in a group home setting. This person would cover our on-call needs at our Arborvale location. Interested applicants must be available to work second shift and weekends on an as-needed basis. Additional opportunities may be available based upon performance.

Job Info
Job Category: Social Work
Job Type: Full-Time
Zipcode: 17603
Posted: 08-12-2021
Career Level: Entry Level
Required Travel:
Start Publishing: 22-03-2022
Stop Publishing: 22-05-2022
Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED and one (1) year of work experience with children preferred.
  • Sensitivity to service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.
  • Eligibility under current Pennsylvania legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Valid Pennsylvania Driver’s License.
  • State Police, FBI, and Child Abuse clearances are required for this position and will be paid for by the agency, if necessary.
  • Successful incumbent will be required to successfully complete the Safe Crisis Management curriculum.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age per Department of Human Services regulations.
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