Youth Care Worker Full-Time-Shelter Program (Laredo, TX)

Laredo, TX 78046

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Position Description

Position: Full Time Youth Care Worker

The Emergency Youth Shelter is licensed by the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services. The Shelter provides a safe environment for youth, eases family reunification and finds alternative living environments for youth.
Position provides direct care for children ages 0 through 17 residing in a 16 bed emergency shelter facility.

Minimum Requirements:
• High School Diploma or GED.
• Must be bilingual (Fluent in Spanish and English).
• Must be at least 21 years old.
• Must have a valid Texas Driver’s License and a good driving record.
• Position requires the availability to work any assigned shift.
• 1 year work experience working with youth is preferred.

Benefits for Full-Time Position:
• Health Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Paid Holidays
• Paid Vacation
• Paid Sick Leave
• 401 K Retirement Plan
• Bi-weekly pay (direct deposit)
• Dental and Vision insurance coverage available at minimal cost
• Orientation and job training provided and CPR and First Aid, CPI
• Great work environment

Salary of $12.54 per hour.
Application Deadline: Until position is filled.

Type: Full-time