Status: Part Time Hourly FLSA Classification: Non- Exempt
Company Information: Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. (YAP) is one of the largest non-profit youth and family support agencies, in 33 states plus DC, working with high-risk youth and their families in the United States. Currently, YAP employs more than 2,000 dedicated workers and we serve thousands of families a year in more than 100 rural, urban, and suburban communities nationwide. Our mission is to engage human services systems so that they rely less on institutional care and invest more in supporting families and neighborhoods. We currently work with child welfare, juvenile justice, behavioral health, disability, primary health care, and education systems to develop and offer community-based alternatives for the highest risk children, youth people, young adults, families, and adults. Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. is committed to creating safe environments and providing services that are individualized, culturally competent, and trauma informed to build brighter futures for all.
Summary of Position: This position is responsible for implementing and coordinating behavioral health services. Provide direct counseling to the individual and family. Ensure that all components of the treatment plan are being implemented and are clinically appropriate as determined by the diagnosis and assessment. Ensure that all services are provided in compliance with YAP Policies and State and Federal regulations.
Qualifications/Requirements: Master’s Degree in one of the following human services field required: psychology, criminal justice, sociology, social work, counseling/therapy, or behavioral health. Active Professional Licensure in the practice of psychology, counseling, or social work required. Experience in the provision of home and/or community based mental health services. Foster Care experience is a plus.
CPR/First Aid Certification. Behavior Management (MANDT) Certification is a plus
Position requires reliable transportation, valid driver’s license, clean driving record, and car insurance limits with a minimum of $100,000 per person and $300,000 per accident bodily injury liability.
Benefits Available: Voluntary Dental, Voluntary Vision, UNUM and 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
Contact information: Please submit cover letter, resume, two (2) professional references and one (1) personal reference to ATTN: Naomi Chargois at email@example.com
Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, ancestry, national origin, place of birth, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, genetic characteristics, or disability unrelated to job performance