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 supervisor 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

DIRECT DUTIES & ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

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

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

Oversee the programming as set for the shift. Delegate responsibilities to staff during the shift and redirect as needed. Work with managers enforcing positive and negative disciplinary actions.

High School diploma or equivalent and experience in the field required. Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field preferred.

Qualifies for a $1.00 per hour increase after completing required training of Medication Manager, CPR/First Aid, and TACT.

Position requires a criminal and abuse background check, including fingerprinting.

Position requires a valid driver’s license and a driving record that is insurable under the Agency's automobile policy.

United Way/E.O.E.

Full-time Youth Counselor Positions

Full-time youth counselor positions to 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.

Available shifts include 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm, and rotating weekends.

Job duties include:

  • Providing a safe environment for children through strong communications, observation and awareness skills.
  • Providing direct care for residents.
  • 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.
  • After completion of training, employee is eligible for a $1/hour increase in pay.

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 and a good driving record with ability to qualify for vehicle insurance coverage through the Agency insurance plan.

United Way/E.O.E.

Part-Time Youth Counselor

Part-time positions to provide direct care for children ages birth to 17 in our Emergency Youth Shelter Program, giving short-term, goal-oriented care for infants, children and adolescents.

Available shifts include 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm. Part-Time positions require at least 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 including participation in recreational activities.
  • Provide transportation of clients to appointments, school, recreational activities, etc.
  • Implementing daily routines, life skills, and expectations of shelter programming.
  • Must be willing to complete Medication Manager Training, First Aid and CPR, and TACT II.
  • After completion of training, employee is eligible for a $1/hour increase in pay.

Great experience for a Social Work, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Sociology major!

Position requires a criminal background and abuse check, as well as a motor vehicle check and a driving record which qualifies you to be covered under the Agency's automobile 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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