Job Opportunities

Lead Teacher, Child Care Workers

Job Title: Lead Teacher, Child Care Workers*

Employment Status: Full-time regular

Program – Dept/Location: Crisis Nursery

Job Summary: Develop, plan and lead curriculum for children ages 2-5 years old in the crisis nursery. In supervisor’s absence, assume supervisory responsibility for staff and operation of crisis nursery.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education; or, an Associate degree with 2 years preschool experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to respect and appreciation cultural background and heritage identity of persons served.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Computer literate.

For consideration as a candidate for this job opportunity, please send resume to  jobs@ysiphila.org

NOTE:  As a condition of employment acceptable FBI clearance, Child Abuse Clearance and Criminal Investigation Report are required for all positions.  For direct service (*) positions, the FBI clearance must be dated no older than 1 year of date of hire; and the Child Abuse Clearance and Pennsylvania Criminal Investigation Report must be dated no more than 60 days of date of hire.  Direct service (*) positions also require a health assessment, which includes a TB screening.

Youth Service, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Residential Shift Supervisor

Job Title: Residential Shift Supervisor

Employment Status: Part-time regular

Program – Dept/Location: Youth Emergency Service

Job Summary: Perform Youth Care Worker duties and tasks and provide supervision and direction to other Youth Care Workers on assigned shift.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Services or other comparable field.
  • Minimum of three years work experience serving youth.
  • Demonstrated  strong work ethic, proven organization/multi-tasking ability and solid problem solving skills.
  • Must have effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Must have knowledge of children/adolescent development
  • Valid driver’s license required

For consideration as a candidate for this job opportunity, please send resume to  jobs@ysiphila.org

 

NOTE:  As a condition of employment acceptable FBI clearance, Child Abuse Clearance and Criminal Investigation Report are required for all positions.  For direct service (*) positions, the FBI clearance must be dated no older than 1 year of date of hire; and the Child Abuse Clearance and Pennsylvania Criminal Investigation Report must be dated no more than 60 days of date of hire.  Direct service (*) positions also require a health assessment, which includes a TB screening.

Youth Service, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Driver/Youth Care Worker

Job Title: Youth Care Worker*

Employment Status: Part-time regular

Program – Dept/Location: Youth Emergency Service

Job Summary: Transport youth from police districts to their homes or to YES and perform duties and tasks of Youth Care Worker.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma/GED
  • Must be an experienced driver with knowledge of Phildelphia
  • 1-2 years work experience with  adolescents required
  • Must have valid drivers’ license

For consideration as a candidate for this job opportunity, please send resume to  jobs@ysiphila.org

NOTE:  As a condition of employment acceptable FBI clearance, Child Abuse Clearance and Criminal Investigation Report are required for all positions.  For direct service (*) positions, the FBI clearance must be dated no older than 1 year of date of hire; and the Child Abuse Clearance and Pennsylvania Criminal Investigation Report must be dated no more than 60 days of date of hire.  Direct service (*) positions also require a health assessment, which includes a TB screening.

Youth Service, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Counselor

Job Title: Counselor*

Employment Status: Full-time regular

Program – Dept/Location: Street Outreach

Job Summary: Establish contact, build and maintain ongoing relationships, support, and act as an advocate for runaway and homeless street youth.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in  human services
  • Minimum two years experience in street work with youth
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • General knowledge and understanding of entering data in computer database systems
  • Ability to work early to late evening hours

For consideration as a candidate for this job opportunity, please send resume to  jobs@ysiphila.org

NOTE: As a condition of employment acceptable FBI clearance, Child Abuse Clearance and Criminal Investigation Report are required for all positions.  For direct service (*) positions, the FBI clearance must be dated no older than 1 year of date of hire; and the Child Abuse Clearance and Pennsylvania Criminal Investigation Report must be dated no more than 60 days of date of hire.  Direct service (*) positions also require a health assessment, which includes a TB screening.

Youth Service, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Academic Education Instructor

Job Title: Academic Education Instructor

Employment Status: Contingent Fee for Service September 2015-2016

Program – Dept/Location: Youth Emergency Service

Job Summary: Provide individual and group education support to shelter youth ages 13 to 18

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education
  • Pennsylvania Teaching Certification preferred
  • Demonstrated experience working with at risk youth; awareness and experience in trauma informed care.
  • Proven experience in developing and delivering lesson plans for youths at various learning levels.
  • Ability to mentor and guide with patience
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

For consideration as a candidate for this job opportunity, please send resume to  jobs@ysiphila.org

NOTE:  As a condition of employment acceptable FBI clearance, Child Abuse Clearance and Criminal Investigation Report are required for all positions.  For direct service (*) positions, the FBI clearance must be dated no older than 1 year of date of hire; and the Child Abuse Clearance and Pennsylvania Criminal Investigation Report must be dated no more than 60 days of date of hire.  Direct service (*) positions also require a health assessment, which includes a TB screening.

Youth Service, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.