• Night Monitor

    Requisition ID
    2018-2433
    Job Locations
    TN-Nashville
    Program
    Residential
    Relocation Assistance
    No
    Position Type
    Full-Time/Regular
  • Overview

    Company Overview

    Youth Villages has been a national leader in the implementation of research-based treatment philosophies in the field of children's mental and behavioral health. Our commitment to helping troubled children and their families find success spans 20+ years and includes a comprehensive array of programs and services. 

     

    If you are looking for a positive career move where you are meeting the challenges of life and striving to make a positive difference, then Youth Villages is the place for you. We are looking for people with a strong sense of purpose and focus to continually build confidence in yourself and our organization.

    Responsibilities

    Program Overview

    Youth Villages’ Residential Treatment programs serve children with emotional and behavioral problems.  Our residential campuses provide the setting for an intensive treatment program that combines the unique balance of structure and freedom. This enables children and their families to identify, understand and cope with their individual needs and develop the skills necessary to succeed in less restrictive settings.  We have three different types of facilities—Intensive Residential Centers, Open Campuses, and Group Homes.  Located in Tennessee and Georgia, all of these facilities utilize the Re-Education of Emotionally Disturbed Children therapy model (Re-Ed). 

     

    Position Overview

    • Check on the residents in set intervals to ensure that they are safe and doing what they are supposed to be doing.
    • A lot of our residents have trouble at night and a Night Monitor plays an important role in the child's life by being there to talk with them about things at night.
    • The shifts run from either 10:30pm to 6:30am or 11pm to 7:00am Sun- Thurs or Tues-Sat

    Additional Information

    The supervision and treatment of youth requires prolonged periods of walking and standing and physical agility. May be required to run and climb flights of stairs. Must be able to participate in physical interventions with youth when necessary. Must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. Will be required to complete Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) and CPR training. 

    Applicants are required to pass an agility and strength evaluation.
    Applicants must have valid driver’s license.

    Qualifications

    Requirements

    A High School Diploma or GED is required
    Experience working with at-risk youth is preferred
    Experience working with youth is required
    Excellent written, verbal, and oral skills
    Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously
    Basic computer knowledge
    Ability to maintain a flexible schedule

     

    Experience growth and development through our continuous training, as well as tuition and licensure reimbursement, or pursue opportunities to advance both clinically and administratively with Youth Villages.

     

    Additional Benefits

    Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and Vision

    Retirement Savings Pension Plan
    403 (b)
    2 weeks paid vacation
    12 paid sick days per year
    10 paid holidays
    Mileage & Cell Phone Reimbursement (when applicable)

     

    EOE

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