Youth Service Bureau - 603 West Arch Street - Portland, Indiana 47371

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Careers with the Youth Service Bureau

Looking to start a career with the Youth Service Bureau? Below you will find current job postings, you can apply by filling out an application, and emailing it along with a copy of your resume to pj@ysbjc.com, or by delivering one to our office at 603 West Arch Street, Portland, Indiana 47371.




Full-Time Weekend Shift Residential Care Worker

Full-time weekend position available working in a residential setting, position covers two 12-hour shifts, Friday 6pm to Saturday 6am and Saturday 6pm to Sunday 6am, in addition to two 8-hour shifts, Sunday 4pm-12am and Monday 2pm-10pm. Will be working with youth ages 6-19. Applicant must be 21 years of age, have a valid driver's license and be insurable. Will accept resumes with a high school diploma or GED, but prefer a bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, counseling, or other related human service field.

Applicants must be willing to participate as a member of a team, hold youth accountable for behaviors, possess skills in re-direction and crisis intervention, follow specific rules/guidelines, and be able to think quickly on their feet. Applicants should expect to be on their feet for the majority of shifts worked attending to the numerous responsibilities of the position. Applicants must be able to role model appropriate behavior and socially accepted interaction 100% of the time. Applicants must be able to mentor the youth in care and develop appropriate and effective rapport with the youth in care.


Full-Time 2nd Shift Residential Care Worker


Full-time, 2nd shift position available working 4pm-12am Monday-Friday in a residential setting. Will be working with youth ages 10-19. Applicant must be 21 years of age, have a valid driver's license and be insurable. Will accept resumes with a high school diploma or GED, but prefer a bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, counseling, or other related human service field. Minimum $13 per hour starting pay.

 

Applicants must be willing to participate as a member of a team, hold youth accountable for behaviors, possess skills in re-direction and crisis intervention, follow specific rules/guidelines, and be able to think quickly on their feet. Applicants should expect to be on their feet for the majority of shifts worked attending to the numerous responsibilities of the position. Applicants must be able to role model appropriate behavior and socially accepted interaction 100% of the time. Applicants must be able to mentor the youth in care and develop appropriate and effective rapport with the youth in care. EOE.


Born to Learn – Parent Educator

 

Qualifications: Must have a High School Diploma /GED and 2 years documented experience working with at-risk children and families or a bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, counseling, or other related human service field, have a valid driver’s license, and must be at least 21 years of age. Parent Educator will be working primarily in and around Blackford, Delaware, and Grant counties.

Duties include but are not limited to:



Homemaker/Parent Aid (Randolph and Wayne County)


The Youth Service Bureau of Jay County has a part-time, potentially leading to full-time, position available providing Homemaker/parent aid services in and around the Wayne and Randolph County area.  Homemaker/parent aid services provide assistance and support for parents who are unable to appropriately, fulfill parenting and/or homemaking functions. Staff assists the family through advocating, teaching, demonstrating, monitoring, and/or role modeling new, appropriate skills for coping in multiple areas in an effort to build self-sufficiency.


Applicants must have a high School diploma or GED, and be at least 21 years of age. Must possess a valid driver's license and the ability to use private car to transport self and others, and must be insurable. Applicants must possess the ability to work as a team member and the ability to work independently. Applicants must be open to having a flexible work schedule with frequently varying work times. $13 minimum starting pay.


Outpatient Counselor

The YSB has an opening for a full-time Outpatient Counselor working in and around Jay County. Applicant must possess a master’s degree in social work, psychology, marriage and family therapy, or related human service field, and 2 years related clinical experience or a master’s degree with a clinical license issued by the Indiana Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist, or Mental Health Counselor Board, as one of the following: 1) Clinical Social Worker, 2) Marriage and Family Therapist, 3) Mental Health Counselor.



In addition, employees must have/possess:


Residential Care Worker (Part-Time)

Part-time positions available, potentially leading to full-time work, covering openings on all shifts in a residential setting as needed, consistent weekend hours available weekly or bi-weekly. Will be working with youth ages 10-19. Applicant must be 21 years of age, have a valid driver's license and be insurable. Will accept resumes with a high school diploma or GED, but prefer a bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, counseling, or other related human service field.

Applicants must be willing to participate as a member of a team, hold youth accountable for behaviors, possess skills in re-direction and crisis intervention, follow specific rules/guidelines, and be able to think quickly on their feet. Applicants should expect to be on their feet for the majority of shifts worked attending to the numerous responsibilities of the position. Applicants must be able to role model appropriate behavior and socially accepted interaction 100% of the time. Applicants must be able to mentor the youth in care and develop appropriate and effective rapport with the youth in care. Minimum starting pay of $13 per hour. Part-time staff are given preference when filling full-time openings.


Homebased Therapist

The YSB has multiple full-time and part-time positions available providing Home Based Family Centered Therapy to children, youth, and adults. We are currently looking to fill positions working in and around each of the counties listed below.


The Home Based Family Centered Therapy Position requires a Masters or Doctorate degree with a current license issued by the Indiana Behavioral Health and Human Services Licensing Board as one of the following: Social Worker, Clinical Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist, Mental Health Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist Associate, and Mental Health Counselor Associate.

Applicants for Home Based Family Centered Therapy are also eligible if they possess one of the applicable degrees mentioned above and acquire a temporary permit within 90 days of hire. In addition, non-licensed Home Based Family Centered Therapy applicants must either possess 2-years related clinical experience or participate in a DCS approved training program. Home Based Family Centered Therapy applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and the ability to use a private car to transport self and others, be insurable, and have the flexibility to maintain a varying work schedule.


In addition, Home Based Family Centered Therapy applicants should have/possess:



The Youth Service Bureau is an Equal Opportunity Employer