Careers

Join the Crittenton Team!

Members of Crittenton Center team make a difference every day in the lives of children, individuals and families.

 

Crittenton Center team members serve as coaches and mentors to kids from infancy through high school, as well as adulthood.  It is a great organization to gain or expand your experience in the social work field, teaching, and counseling youth.

 

A variety of career paths are available for you to learn, grow and achieve your goals while helping kids find a brighter tomorrows right in your own backyard. 

 

If you want to make a difference in the lives of others every day, apply for one of our open positions!

Crittenton Center provides these benefits to our employees and their families:
Health and Dental insurance
403b Retirement program with agency match
Life and AD&D insurance
Short-term and Long-Term disability insurance
Flexible Spending accounts
In addition, Crittenton Center offers eligible employees the following:
Ten paid holidays per year
Paid vacation time
Paid sick time
Professional development opportunities

Open Positions

Full-time Youth Counselor Shift Lead – Emergency Shelter

Under the direct supervision of the shelter shift manager and program director, the Lead Youth Counselor is responsible for ensuring the quality of their assigned shifts and the follow through of the daily programming.

Rotating Shifts and Weekends. Primarily evening shifts.

DIRECT DUTIES & ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Implements daily Programming, on site, in school and in the community in a timely manner.
  2. Acts as daily programming liaison for with community agencies, individuals, institutions, systems, client families, and staff.
  3. Provides training to Shelter counseling staff regarding the implementation of the daily programming, (i.e. life and social skills, crafts, tutoring, recreation, etc.).
  4. Ensures that Shelter counseling staff adhere to the daily program plan.
  5. Assists in the development and implementation of on-going program evaluation strategies.
  6. Processes reports, forms and documents in a timely and thorough manner.
  7. Possesses a good working knowledge regarding the service delivery network of the community as it relates to helping clients.
  8. Review all incident reports and daily documentation prior to the completion of the shift.
  9. Participates in on-call rotation.
  10. Participates in training offered by the Agency that are pertinent to this position.
  11. Participate in the Shelter Management Team.
  12. Adhere to the Social Worker Code of Ethics
  13. Transport residents to school, recreation activities, appointments, etc., as needed.

High School diploma or equivalent and experience in the field required. Bachelor degree in Social Work or related field preferred.

A criminal, abuse and motor vehicle background check will be conducted. Fingerprinting will also be conducted to meet licensing requirements.

Position requires a valid driver’s license, a minimum of two years of driving experience with a permanent driver’s license, and a good driving record with the ability to qualify for vehicle insurance coverage through the Agency insurance plan.

United Way/E.O.E.

Youth Counselor Positions

Youth counselor's provide direct care for children ages 0-17 in our Emergency Youth Shelter Program, giving short-term, goal-oriented care for infants, children, and adolescents. Positions are part-time positions with the potential to move to full-time.

Primary shift is 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm, (however could be required to work any shift depending upon needs of the Shelter). Part-time positions require a minimum of two shifts per pay period and one weekend per month.

Job duties include;

  • Providing a safe environment for children through strong communications, observation, and awareness skills.
  • Providing direct care for residents.
  • Completion of medication manager, TACT II and First Aid/CPR courses. Ability for $1/hour wage increase after successful completion.
  • Implementing daily routines, life skills, and expectations of shelter programming.
  • Transport residents to school and other appointments/activities as needed.
  • High school diploma/GED required.

A criminal, abuse and motor vehicle background check will be conducted. Fingerprinting will also be conducted to meet licensing requirements.

Position requires a valid driver’s license, a minimum of two years of driving experience with a permanent driver’s license, and a good driving record with the ability to qualify for vehicle insurance coverage through the Agency insurance plan.

United Way/E.O.E.

The Crittenton Center  is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable discrimination laws. The Crittenton Center will recruit, hire, train, and promote individuals without regard to race, religion, color, creed, sex (except where sex is a bona fide occupational qualification), age, national origin, disability (except where physical or mental abilities are a bona fide occupational qualification), sexual orientation, marital status, or political affiliation.

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