Career Opportunities

Below is a list of the current openings, along with the date each item was posted. Please contact the individual indicated within the advertisement for more information about the position. If you have opportunities to post or encounter problems with the links, send a message to hbgoffice@pccyfs.org.

Youth Services Supervisor

Posting Date: 10/19/2018
Organization

Mid Atlantic Youth Services, Inc.

Position Overview

The Youth Services Supervisor will oversee the youth service specialist staff to maintain the safety, security and proper care of the youth during their assigned shift including orientation, program planning, modeling, youth supervision and general care.

Principal Qualifications and Skills

-Review youth information and enter all data into the centralized system
-Review Individual Service Plan (ISP)
-Orient youth to rules, regulations and schedules
-Maintain the personal security of the youth
-Ensure that appropriate behavior is observed
-Utilize Safe Crisis Management as appropriate
-Demonstrate leadership through role modeling
-Report any events requiring further investigation
-Supervise Youth Service Specialist staff (direct care)
-Complete all logs in a timely manner
-Prepare youth reports and summaries
-Uphold the management philosophy, mission, values and foundations of care of Mid Atlantic Youth Services Corp (MAYS)

Education and Experience

Bachelors’ Degree and 1 year work experience with children, or an Associates’ Degree and 3 years’ experience working with children

How To Apply

Send Resume To:

Western Pa Child Care
12 Dakota Dr.
Emlenton, Pa 16373
724-867-0321

OR Email To:
tmccauley@midatlanticyouth.com

Clinical Supervisor

Posting Date: 10/22/2018
Organization

Mid Atlantic Youth Services, Inc.

Position Overview

The Clinical Supervisor is responsible for the management of therapeutic health services offered to the youth and families served by the facility. This position is also responsible for both generalized and specialized technical assistance and in-service training for Youth Service Specialists (direct care staff).

Principal Qualifications and Skills

-Knowledge of youth health (physical and mental) related including but not limited to: psychiatric disorders, ADD, ADHD, PTSD, grief and loss, CBT, anger management and substance abuse.
-Knowledge of youth treatment modalities, medications prescribed and the PA Juvenile Justice System.
-Knowledge of HIPAA privacy regulations.
-Knowledge of 3800 regulations as they relate to youth documentation.
-Demonstrate the ability to lead individuals and groups internal and external to the organization demonstrating a positive attitude and competence level

Education and Experience

Masters’ Degree in a related field and a minimum of 3 years of experience in a related field

How To Apply

Send Resume To:

Western Pa Child Care
12 Dakota Dr.
Emlenton, Pa 16373
724-867-0321

OR Email To:
tmccauley@midatlanticyouth.com

Pa Child Care
701 Sathers Dr.
Pittston, Pa 18640
570-883-1803

OR Email To:
dbosque@midatlanticyouth.com

Bilingual Intensive Family
Preservation Services Therapist

Posting Date: 10/19/2018

Progressive Life Center provides an array of community based services to adjudicated youth and their families within the Washington, D.C.; Baltimore, MD; Prince George’s County, MD; Montgomery County, MD; Philadelphia, PA; York, Pennsylvania; and Newark, DE areas. PLC’s focus is meeting the mental health needs from a cultural and spiritual based approach to help individuals and families recognize and maximize their inner resources, strengths and abilities, enhance their relationships, and function harmoniously in the broader environment.

    Program Summary:

Homebuilders is a nationally recognized, evidence-based program designed to strengthen families, keep children safe and prevent unnecessary out-of-home placement or safely reunify children with their family following a removal from home. It provides intensive, in-home crisis intervention, counseling and life-skills education for families who have children at imminent risk of placement, or have children in placement that cannot be reunified without intensive services.

Job Description:

Progressive Life Center is seeking a Bilingual Intensive Family Preservation Services Therapist to provide relevant crisis intervention and advocacy referral services to families.
The incumbent will be responsible for providing in-home services to approximately two (2) families at a time for a four (4) week period; conducting comprehensive, strength focused assessments; assessing safety, structure the environment and use clinical strategies designed to promote safety; providing family and individual counseling; teach families to meet their own needs and advocate for themselves; accepting referrals 24 hours a day, 7 days per week; writing case notes and meeting deadlines; and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, or closely related field from an accredited college or university.
• Bilingual in English and Spanish.
• Two (2) years of experience working with children and families.
• Experience working in the Human Services field with at risk population.
• Experience in providing home-based services.
• Be comfortable working in home/community environment.
• Owner of reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license.
• Ability to work a flexible schedule.
• Ability to be on-call 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.
• Ability to travel within York, Pennsylvania and surrounding areas.
• Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite and web-based case management programs.
• Effective verbal and written communication skills.
• Certified in CPR/First Aid.
• Knowledgeable of the HOMEBUILDERS® model preferred.
• Proven history with providing strong documentation/case notes and meeting deadlines.
• Certificate in NTU Service Delivery Model within one (1) year of hire.

Benefits:

We offer exceptional benefits package with an opportunity for personal and professional growth. EOE.
Benefits Package:
1. Clinical Training
2. Continuing Education Units
3. Fringe Benefits
4. Investment package
5. Flexible work schedule

Physical Demands:

Physical Demands (Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions).
• Ability to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.
• Ability to occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.
• Ability to position self to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
• Ability to frequently communicates with employees/customers/clients; and must be able to exchange accurate information by perceiving the nature of sound, near and far vision, depth perception, providing oral and written information.
• Ability to move files weighing up to 20 pounds throughout the office space.
• Ability to be on call and often respond to situations during off hours which can disrupt normal sleep patterns and cause fatigue.
• Ability to reason logically.
• Ability to handle situations using tact, consideration, and insight.

Work Environment:

Normal office environment or residential facility, but also may travel locally to visit clients within their homes, meet with service providers, and/or attend meetings:
Schools, hospitals, mental health clinics, private practices, prisons, corporations, and numerous public and private agencies.

How To Apply

Send Resume To:

Progressive Life Center
Position # YPA 18-34
1704 17TH Street NE
Washington, DC 20002
Fax: 202-842-1631

OR Email To:
jobline@plcntu.org

Intensive Family Preservation Services Therapist

Posting Date: 10/19/2018

Progressive Life Center provides an array of community based services to adjudicated youth and their families within the Washington, D.C.; Baltimore, MD; Prince George’s County, MD; Montgomery County, MD; Philadelphia, PA; York, Pennsylvania; and Newark, DE areas. PLC’s focus is meeting the mental health needs from a cultural and spiritual based approach to help individuals and families recognize and maximize their inner resources, strengths and abilities, enhance their relationships, and function harmoniously in the broader environment.

    Program Summary:

Homebuilders is a nationally recognized, evidence-based program designed to strengthen families, keep children safe and prevent unnecessary out-of-home placement or safely reunify children with their family following a removal from home. It provides intensive, in-home crisis intervention, counseling and life-skills education for families who have children at imminent risk of placement, or have children in placement that cannot be reunified without intensive services.

Job Description:

Progressive Life Center is seeking an Intensive Family Preservation Services Therapist to provide relevant crisis intervention and advocacy referral services to families.
The incumbent will be responsible for providing in-home services to approximately two (2) families at a time for a four (4) week period; conducting comprehensive, strength focused assessments; assessing safety, structure the environment and use clinical strategies designed to promote safety; providing family and individual counseling; teach families to meet their own needs and advocate for themselves; accepting referrals 24 hours a day, 7 days per week; writing case notes and meeting deadlines; and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, or closely related field from an accredited college or university.
• Bilingual in English and Spanish.
• Two (2) years of experience working with children and families.
• Experience working in the Human Services field with at risk population.
• Experience in providing home-based services.
• Be comfortable working in home/community environment.
• Owner of reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license.
• Ability to work a flexible schedule.
• Ability to be on-call 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.
• Ability to travel within York, Pennsylvania and surrounding areas.
• Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite and web-based case management programs.
• Effective verbal and written communication skills.
• Certified in CPR/First Aid.
• Knowledgeable of the HOMEBUILDERS® model preferred.
• Proven history with providing strong documentation/case notes and meeting deadlines.
• Certificate in NTU Service Delivery Model within one (1) year of hire.

Benefits:

We offer exceptional benefits package with an opportunity for personal and professional growth. EOE.
Benefits Package:
1. Clinical Training
2. Continuing Education Units
3. Fringe Benefits
4. Investment package
5. Flexible work schedule

Physical Demands:

Physical Demands (Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions).
• Ability to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.
• Ability to occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.
• Ability to position self to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
• Ability to frequently communicates with employees/customers/clients; and must be able to exchange accurate information by perceiving the nature of sound, near and far vision, depth perception, providing oral and written information.
• Ability to move files weighing up to 20 pounds throughout the office space.
• Ability to be on call and often respond to situations during off hours which can disrupt normal sleep patterns and cause fatigue.
• Ability to reason logically.
• Ability to handle situations using tact, consideration, and insight.

Work Environment:

Normal office environment or residential facility, but also may travel locally to visit clients within their homes, meet with service providers, and/or attend meetings:
Schools, hospitals, mental health clinics, private practices, prisons, corporations, and numerous public and private agencies.

How To Apply

Send Resume To:

Progressive Life Center
Position # YPA 18-33
1704 17TH Street NE
Washington, DC 20002
Fax: 202-842-1631

OR Email To:
jobline@plcntu.org

Intensive Family Preservation Program Supervisor

Posting Date: 10/19/2018

Progressive Life Center provides an array of community based services to adjudicated youth and their families within the Washington, D.C.; Baltimore, MD; Prince George’s County, MD; Montgomery County, MD; Philadelphia, PA; York, Pennsylvania; and Newark, DE areas. PLC’s focus is meeting the mental health needs from a cultural and spiritual based approach to help individuals and families recognize and maximize their inner resources, strengths and abilities, enhance their relationships, and function harmoniously in the broader environment.

    Program Summary:

Homebuilders is a nationally recognized, evidence-based program designed to strengthen families, keep children safe and prevent unnecessary out-of-home placement or safely reunify children with their family following a removal from home. It provides intensive, in-home crisis intervention, counseling and life-skills education for families who have children at imminent risk of placement, or have children in placement that cannot be reunified without intensive services.

Job Description:

Progressive Life Center is seeking an Intensive Family Preservation ProgramSupervisor to model and teach therapists how to work intensively with families, provide support to the team and for each individual team member, and assess, manage, and provide feedback to staff.
The incumbent will be responsible for ensuring Intensive Family Preservation Services therapists adhere to all therapist components in the HOMEBUILDERS® Standards; receiving referrals 24 hours a day, 7 days per week and confirm client eligibility; monitoring model fidelity and programoutcome data; assisting therapist with analyzing and interpreting performance data; shadowing therapist on home visits; maintaining a small caseload; working together with referral source and Homebuilder’s consultant; writing case notes and meeting deadlines; and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

• Master’s degree in Social Work from an accredited college or university.
• Bilingual in English and Spanish.
• Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Pennsylvania preferred.
• Two to five (2-5) years of experience working with children and families.
• Two to five (2-5) years of supervisory experience preferred.
• Experience working in the Human Services field with at risk population.
• Experience in providing home-based services.
• Be comfortable working in home/community environment.
• Owner of reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license.
• Ability to work a flexible schedule.
• Ability to be on-call 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.
• Ability to travel within York, Pennsylvania and surrounding areas.
• Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite and web-based case management programs.
• Effective verbal and written communication skills.
• Certified in CPR/First Aid.
• Knowledgeable of the HOMEBUILDERS® model preferred.
• Proven history with providing strong documentation/case notes and meeting deadlines.
• Certificate in NTU Service Delivery Model within one (1) year of hire.

Benefits:

We offer exceptional benefits package with an opportunity for personal and professional growth. EOE.
Benefits Package:
1. Clinical Training
2. Continuing Education Units
3. Fringe Benefits
4. Investment package
5. Flexible work schedule

Physical Demands:

Physical Demands (Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions).
• Ability to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.
• Ability to occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.
• Ability to position self to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
• Ability to frequently communicates with employees/customers/clients; and must be able to exchange accurate information by perceiving the nature of sound, near and far vision, depth perception, providing oral and written information.
• Ability to move files weighing up to 20 pounds throughout the office space.
• Ability to be on call and often respond to situations during off hours which can disrupt normal sleep patterns and cause fatigue.
• Ability to reason logically.
• Ability to handle situations using tact, consideration, and insight.

Work Environment:

Normal office environment or residential facility, but also may travel locally to visit clients within their homes, meet with service providers, and/or attend meetings:
Schools, hospitals, mental health clinics, private practices, prisons, corporations, and numerous public and private agencies.

How To Apply

Send Resume To:

Progressive Life Center
Position # YPA 18-32
1704 17TH Street NE
Washington, DC 20002
Fax: 202-842-1631

OR Email To:
jobline@plcntu.org