This job board retrieves part of its jobs from: Oklahoma Jobs | Massachusetts Jobs | New Jersey Jobs

  Spokane Jobs Hub  

Bringing the best, highest paying job offers near you

previous arrow
next arrow

Behavioral Health Skills Mentor To Teens (Swing Shift)

Daybreak Youth Services

This is a Full-time position in Spokane, WA posted July 1, 2021.

Daybreak Youth Services is the innovative leader in the treatment of teen addiction and co-occurring mental health issues across Washington State.

It is our mission to save young lives by demonstrating love and bringing hope for the future.

As a Behavioral Health Skills Mentor To Teens you will work directly with our most vulnerable adolescents coaching them on life skills, appropriate decision making, and self regulation; playing an active role in their life-saving treatment.

We are currently hiring Behavioral Health Skills Mentor To Teens to support our Swing Shift at our Spokane Inpatient Treatment Center working with adolescent girls.

Behavioral Health Skills Mentor To Teens at Daybreak are responsible for the direct care of the clients; monitoring, coaching, and documenting their behavior.

You serve as a role model for appropriate behavior.

You will be asked to initiate conflict resolution strategies, attend required staff meetings and trainings, supervise recreational activities, transport clients to their required appointments, develop solid relationship with clients and build trust.

You will thrive in this environment if you have both passion for mental health and working with adolescents from hard places, enjoy with working with teens in crisis, and can be the calm voice in stressful situations.Compensation: Starting at $15.00 per hour, non-exempt.Education/Experience: Experience mentoring and/or coaching teenagers.

Knowledge of the effects of alcohol, drug abuse, and adolescent development.

Experience coordinating and leading activities for adolescents is preferred.

Experience working with at risk teenagers, mental health support, substance abuse disorder support highly desirable.Certificates/Licenses: Must be able to obtain an AAC certification within 60 days of employment.* Must be able to obtain a food handler’s permit.

Valid driver’s license.

Current First Aid/CPR certification and certification in HIV/AIDS desirable.Shift: 1pm to 11:00pm, four days a week including at least one weekend day*Agency Affiliated Counselor (AAC) requirements
– if you are not familiar with Agency Affiliated Counselor requirements please see the items in Section 2
– Personal Data Questions for general requirements {{AAC Application}}.

This section is used as general governance and is not all inclusive.No history of crimes against persons, as per RCW 43.43.830.

Continued Employment will be based on the employee’s Criminal Background Clearance by DLR/CPS.

Drug screen and TB test are requirements of employment.EEO Employer.This employer uses E-Verify

Please add your adsense or publicity code here (inc/structure/adsfooter.php)