I'm interested in - Youth Worker - position advertised on June 13, 2014; My resume is enclosed for your review. Given my closely experience and excellent capabilities I would appreciate your consideration for this job. My work experience and duties are an ideal match for this position and cover all Job Requirements.
Supervise activities and behavior of adolescents in residence through regular contacts with school and individual/family therapists, home visits, homework review, oversight of recreational and social activities, daily progress notes/incident reports, and observation during regular household routines, weekend activities visitation
Responsible to understand utilize the Behavior Management point/level system and familiarize clients with the program
Establish appropriate expectation of clients, giving positive reinforcement for responsible behavior within the structure; using fair impartial support to encourage positive behavioral change
Provide complete accurate file documentation in Goal/Intervention/Outcome format including documenting all interventions, case management activities, case coordination meetings, and team meetings in client case record
Oversee the maintenance safety of the group home facility; reporting needed repairs
Monitor medication and medical supplies; assisting in housework/chores; following food safety guidelines meal planning/preparation
Attend staff meetings on-going training opportunities; Maintaining all required training certifications
Follow - on-call - emergency procedures; contacting supervisor on-call after hours/weekends for emergency situations, crisis intervention, unexpected discharges, or other emergency assistance as needed
Participate in the residence employee on-call rotation
Provide case management by assisting youth to achieve goals objectives outlined in their Individualized Service Plan
Responsible to facilitate counseling sessions, review youth behavior with Child and Family Team, develop conflict resolution strategies and skill-building level work, perform crisis intervention, schedule and attend regular Child Family Team Meetings, and model appropriate, positive behavior
Develop a written, multi-faceted Individualized Service
Assign level work to educate and teach skill building strategies/techniques to assist and encourage youth to achieve goals objectives outlined in the plan
Participate in program outreach, maintaining public relations and providing program information; liaising with community organizations and agencies; developing and distributing educational & informational; assisting with community events fund raising efforts
I appreciate your time taken to review my credentials and experience.
I look forward to being interviewed at your earliest convenience. Lot of thanks for your consideration and care.