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LIFE SKILLS WORKER I in Marienville, PA at The GEO Group, Inc.

Date Posted: 3/13/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/13/2021

Job Description

Facility: ABRAXAS I

Compensation Base: $12.24 an hour - $ 18.54 an hour

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

$3000 Sign on Bonus

Abraxas Youth and Family Services is a national leader in the operation of residential treatment facilities for troubled youth and their families. 

Do you want to make a difference as a direct care worker /behavior technician/ youth counselor , than a Life skills worker position might be for you?

 

Summary:  

The primary function of the Life Skill Worker I is to supervise clients during the sleeping hours in a manner that ensures their safety and security. 

Essential Functions:

  • Interacts meaningfully with clients.
  • Completes security calls to night supervisor.
  • Supervises morning routine; observes client behavior and intervenes appropriately.
  • Conducts and documents random/unpredictable head counts/bed checks (minimum of once every twelve minutes) and utilizes the Guard 1 system.
  • Conducts outside building security checks.

 

Job Requirements



Minimum Requirements: 

The following educational requirements are acceptable for this classification including:

  • High school diploma or GED.

Other Qualifications:

  • Criminal clearances (Act 33 and 34, specific State & child clearances and, if necessary, FBI).
  • Non-communicable diseases physical exam.
  • Valid driver's license from employee’s state of residence.
  • Valid registered vehicle insurance.
  • At least twenty-one (21) years of age.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.
  • Ability to work overtime as required. 
  • Ability to handle physical and mental stress associated with working extended hours.
  • Ability to work up to sixteen (16) hours within a rolling 24 hour period. 

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