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Youth Care Specialist (Full-Time, 3rd Shift) (On-Site)

Company: Cornerstones of Care
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:


Youth Care Specialist (Full-Time, 3rd Shift) (On-Site)


Ozanam Campus 421 E 137th St

Kansas City, MO

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Position: Youth Care Specialist

Salary: $18.70 - $23.10 hourly

(Starting salary depends on education and experience)

Job Type: Full Time (3rd Shift)

Available Shifts: 3rd Shift M-F and Weekends

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Youth Care Specialist reports to the Youth Care Specialist Manager and supervises and transports the youth. Youth Care Specialists working the second (3nd) shift and overnight are responsible for the After-Hours Emergency Phone, triaging incoming calls, problem-solving, and making sure documentation is completed and entered prior to the end of the shift. The Youth Care Specialist prepares time-sensitive reports such as AWOL and Critical Incident reports per Cornerstones of Care policy and demonstrates awareness and understanding of the cultural and ethnic diversity of the children and families we serve and provide culturally sensitive services.

QUALIFICATIONS: This position requires a high school diploma/GED and at least two years of experience working with youth. Preferred candidates will have a bachelor's degree and at least two years of work experience in the Child Welfare arena. 1 year of Kansas case management experience is required. Must be at least 21 years of age and pass a background check, and physical and drug screening. This position also requires a valid driver's license and proof of current vehicle insurance.

BENEFITS: Cornerstones of Care offers a competitive benefits package, which includes: Paid Holiday, PTO, and Sick Leave for all eligible team members, medical/dental/vision; prescriptions; accident and critical illness insurance; pet insurance; short-term disability; long-term disability; term life and accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D); health savings account (HSA); flexible spending account (FSA); retirement (401K); employee assistance program (EAP); YMCA membership discounts; Tuition Reimbursement Program and Public Service Loan Forgiveness. To view a detailed Summary of Benefits please visit our website at www.cornerstonesofcare.org and under the heading "About Us" click on "Join Our Team."


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    Please contact: Cornerstones of Care, Human Resources Department

    300 E. 36th Street, Kansas City, MO 64111

    Phone: (816) 421-9394 Fax: (816) 508-1757

    Like us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/cornerstonescareers

    Cornerstones of Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Keywords: Cornerstones of Care, Kansas City , Youth Care Specialist (Full-Time, 3rd Shift) (On-Site), Other , Kansas City, Kansas

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