Youth Support Specialist

    Community Health Network
    Indianapolis, IN 46201
    Similar jobs pay $8.02 - $10.08

    Job Description


    The Youth Support Specialist position is located across from Community Hospital East at our Lutherwood facility.

    • To provide direct resident care providing a safe and therapeutic environment through treatment plan implementation, using individual and group instruction in activities of daily living
    • To act as an advocate, educator, mentor and role model for Lutheran Child and Family Services
    • Support and implement the policy and philosophy of the program and the Agency

    One (1) year experience working with youth in a learning or social service environment preferred


    High school diploma or GED equivalent


    A valid driver's license, and driving record that adheres to CHI policy guidelines

    • Knowledge of readiness to learn about Trauma-Informed care and implement best practices
    • Desire to work with troubled children
    • Ability to maintain appropriate boundaries and set limits in working with residents
    • Ability to utilize a strength-based perspective and solution-focused model with working with residents and their families
    • Assist residents with daily living skills as needed and participate in daily activities
    • Participate in aggressive behavior management appropriate to the population served
    • Ability to implement Individual Crisis Management Plans with residents appropriately
    • Ability to relate in a non-judgmental and culturally-competent manner
    Additional Information

    Hiring for 3 working shifts 1st, 2nd, & 3rd.

    Ranked among the nation's most integrated healthcare systems, Community Health Network is Central Indiana's leader in providing convenient access to exceptional healthcare services, where and when patients need them - in hospitals, health pavilions and doctor's offices, as well as workplaces, schools and homes. Exceptional care, simply delivered.

    Community is a non-profit health system that is deeply committed to the communities we serve with more than 200 sites of care and affiliates throughout Central Indiana. Guided by our PRIIDE Values - Patients First, Relationships, Integrity, Innovation, Dedication and Excellence - our team of caregivers is committed to providing an exceptional experience with every life we touch.

    Posting ID: 555356822Posted: 2020-06-04