Youth Residential Specialist - Work As Needed (2nd Shift) (Northcutt - Family & Youth Services)
Dayton, OH, United States of America


Eastway Behavioral Healthcare is the largest, private, not-for-profit provider of mental health, substance abuse, housing, residential, employment and educational services in the Miami Valley with additional services located in Washington Courthouse and Columbus, Ohio. Awards include; Dayton Top Workplace, The Alfred P. Sloan Award for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility, and the Psychologically Healthy Workplace Ohio Psychological Association's Award with National nominations.

Job Skills / Requirements

Pool position (work as needed) will be responsible for the overall implementation of policies, procedures, and the daily activity schedule while providing quality, effective, and efficient therapeutic interventions to boys between the ages of 6 and 14.
2nd and 3rd shift positions available.

Caring and empathetic person who understands the high prevalence of traumatic experiences in persons who receive behavioral health services. Knowledge of children who have experienced complex traumas, mental health and substance abuse issues.

This position also requires candidates to pass Safe Crisis Management (SCM) training, which requires individuals to be physically capable of sustained, intense exertion. May not have a physical disability or condition that would prevent one from participating in the physical restraint techniques and exercises (such as dropping repeatedly to knees, supporting another adult's weight, twisting and turning.

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma or GED

Additional Information / Benefits

Eastway Behavioral Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from people with disabilities, veterans, minorities and females are encouraged to apply.

Screening Requirements: Motor Vehicle, Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check, Physical Exam, Education Verification

This job reports to the Program Director

This is a As Needed position 2nd Shift, Weekends.

Travel is required occasionally