The primary function of the Youth Development Technician - Overnight is to supervise clients during the sleeping hours in a manner that ensures their safety and security. In addition, Youth Aide Overnights assist in the management of the morning wake-up routine by educating, guiding and directing clients in a manner that promotes their growth and development.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities • Interacts meaningfully with clients. • Completes security calls to night supervisor. • Maintains regular communication with co-worker(s). • Supervises morning routine; observes client behavior and intervenes appropriately. • Ensures client location. • Conducts and documents random/unpredictable head counts/bed checks (minimum of once every twelve minutes) and utilizes the Guard 1 system. • Conducts outside building security checks. • Supports the Abraxas philosophy and mission and promotes the Seven Key Principles of care. • Demonstrates appropriate use of Safe Crisis Management techniques and skills.
Minimum Requirements • The following education requirements are acceptable for this classification including: - High School Diploma or GED.
Other Qualifications: - At least twenty-one (21) years of age. - Criminal clearances (Act 33 and 34, specific State & child clearances and, if necessary, FBI). - Non-communicable diseases physical exam. - Valid driver's license from employee’s state of residence.