Intensive Outpatient Youth Specialist Full Time

Intensive Outpatient Youth Specialist Full Time

Annie Malone Children Family Services | St Louis, MO, US

Posted 18 days ago

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Job Summary:

The intensive outpatient youth specialist performs transportation of clients, facilitate group sessions, assist with wraparound and prevention education. The intensive outpatient youth specialist delivers group education sessions for intensive outpatient.

Why You Want to Work at Annie Malone
  • Amazing leadership team who values employee mental health and well-being
  • Employee appreciation days and events
  • Flexible schedules
  • Great sense of community
  • Impactful relationships with coworkers
  • Teamwork in all departments
  • Inspiring cases
  • Small case loads for each staff
  • Mental health days

Pay Scale:
  • $36,000-$37,000 based on experience and available funding

  • Full-time Position (40-hours per week)
  • Mon: minimum of 2pm-8pm
  • Tues: minimum of 2pm-8pm
  • Wed: minimum of 2pm-8pm
  • Thur: flexible
  • Fri: flexible

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Assist in developing strengths-based interventions to meet client needs
  • Assist in developing and delivering group education material
  • Attend staff meetings to develop strategies that correct problem areas designed to meet the needs of individual clients
  • Transport adolescents to and from outpatient services.
  • Trained and successfully complete Safe Crisis Management (SCM)
  • Provide sensitivity to cultural differences and special needs of various marginalized groups
  • Provide community resources including functions of other social service agencies
  • Evaluate and work effectively with adolescents with behavioral health concerns
  • Provide sensitivity to the emotional needs of adolescents
  • Implement a treatment/behavioral plan for adolescents
  • Utilize case management software to complete incident reports, case notes, and other essential documentation related to clients
  • Travel throughout St. Louis County and City to meet with clients and their families.
  • All other duties as assigned

Qualifications & Requirements:
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Bachelor degree in counseling, psychology, criminal justice or related field required
  • Willingness to travel throughout St. Louis County and City to meet with clients and their families
  • Basic computer competency to complete electronic documentation
  • Must possess a Valid Driver's License required
  • Must have current automobile insurance for transporting clients
  • Willingness to obtain a Class E Driver's License within 30 days of hire required
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States

Competency-Based Qualifications:
  • Excellent relationship management and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to function well in a high-paced and at times stressful environment
  • Flexible and self-starter; able to multi-task
  • Professional qualities of integrity, credibility and a commitment to Annie Malone Children and Family Service Center's mission

Working Conditions

This position may require working off-site for events and meetings. Assigned hours are at the discretion of the program director.

Physical Requirements

The Intensive Outpatient Youth Specialist must be able to spend extended periods of time sitting, standing, walking for extended periods of time as well as operating a computer. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate effectively. The physical requirements of this job include sitting standing, walking; lifting up to 100 lbs, pulling and/or pushing on occasion.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties the intensive outpatient youth specialist will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or is a logical assignment to the position.

Application Information

Annie Malone Children and Family Service Center provides equal employment and social service opportunity to all regardless of race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, disability, veteran status, or national origin.