Youth Counselor Jobs in Illinois
Hope Begins Here Cunningham Children’s Home in Urbana, IL, a residential treatment program for children and adolescents with serious emotional and behavioral disabilities, is seeking Youth Counselors to work directly with children and adolescents in a therapeutic setting. Our staff develops appropriate therapeutic relationships, and implements an established plan for therapeutic treatment on a da...
The Center for Youth and Family Solutions has an opening for a RESIDENTIAL COUNSELOR for the Guardian Angel Home . Please refer to agency website for a detailed description www.cyfsolutions.org EOE...
Dynamic Educational Systems, Inc. Joliet, IL
Job Description Dynamic Educational Systems, Inc. (DESI) provides academic, vocational, and soft-skills training that help youth and adults find employment. Since 1990, DESI has been directly responsible for the placement of more than 75,000 job seekers across the nation. DESI offers quality, market-driven business and job seeker services that cultivate public and private partnerships, increase e...
Web Recruiter Alton, IL, 62002
Web Recruiter is searching for a qualified Counselor for a full time position located in Alton, IL. The right candidate will have the following skills, experience or ability to fulfill the following top requirements: Conducting substance abuse prevention classes for at risk youth, Providing training to administration and staff in identifying substance abuse, Providing informational seminars for ou...
Recruit GAAP Staffing Chicago, IL, 60633
Recruit GAAP Staffing is search for a full time Counselor for a client company located in Chicago, IL area. Industry: Health. With an environment described as: Successful and non-profit, Recruit GAAP is searching for someone with the ability to perform the scope of responsibilities combined with the following skills and experience: Conducting substance abuse prevention classes for at risk youth, P...
City of Rock Island Rock Island, IL, 61204
Description Benefits Supplemental Questions -Ability to express maturity in thought, work habits and responsibility. -Current American Red Cross First Aid certification and Community CPR certification. -Ability to work with other people and to work with youth of all ages and needs. -To be responsible for a specific group of children. You are to stay with these children all day. -To prepare ...
Community Educations Centers (CEC) is a leading provider of residential reentry and in-prison community corrections programs. Working over 18 states across the U.S. , we provide a foundation of support to change addictive and criminal behaviors and effectively prepare our residents for community reentry. With programming that encompass assessment, drug and alcohol education, family education servi...
Oakwood Healthcare, Inc. Glenview, IL
Job Summary: The Substance Abuse Prevention Counselor is responsible for the promotion, development, facilitation and evaluation of youth groups, presentations and programs offered by the Taylor Teen Health Center. These prevention programs are interactive and use educational activities, including but not limited to the arts, role-playing, and implementation of research-based curricula. The primar...
Web Recruiter Lake Zurich, IL, 60047
Web Recruiter is searching for a qualified Education Specialist for a full time position located in Lake Zurich, IL. The right candidate will have the following skills, experience or ability to fulfill the following top requirements: Tutoring adolescents, Prepare lesson plans, Develop individual education plan, Case management, Coordinate community resources, Empower at-risk youth. The salary is e...
Residential Milieu Coordinator Cunningham Children's Home, Urbana, IL has an opening for an enthusiastic experienced leader who can manage the day-to-day functioning of a busy residential treatment unit for 10 emotionally and behaviorally challenged youth. The right person for this Coordinator position will provide modeling, coaching, motivation and supervision to a staff of direct-care counselor...
GEO Group Inc. Willowbrook, IL
SummaryThis position maintains continuous state of alertness and awareness to control and secure the facility and residents. It operates within legal constraints and contract agency stipulations in order to maintain the security of the facility and safety of the youth, staff and community.Primary Duties and Responsibilities Physically patrols the internal and external areas of the facility frequen...
GEO Group Inc. Woodridge, IL
This position maintains continuous state of alertness and awareness to control and secure the facility and residents. It operates within legal constraints and contract agency stipulations in order to maintain the security of the facility and safety of the youth, staff and community. Primary Duties and Responsibilities Physically patrols the internal and external areas of the facility frequently ...
Summary This position maintains continuous state of alertness and awareness to control and secure the facility and residents. It operates within legal constraints and contract agency stipulations in order to maintain the security of the facility and safety of the youth, staff and community. Primary Duties and Responsibilities Physically patrols the internal and external areas of the facility fr...
Township High School District 214 Arlington Heights, IL, 60501
POSITION: Campus Security (JHHS) Grade 3 27.5 hrs. Effective: Immediately ASSIGNMENT: 10 Month GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: This work involves supervising the behavior of students outside the classroom, assisting the teachers with immediate disciplinary problems in the classroom, promoting the well being and safety of students, and providing assistance and direction to campus visitors. There is con...
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Youth Programs Social Worker
$20,800.00 - $48,000.00
Typical Salary for Youth Programs Social Worker in Illinois
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Youth Programs Social Worker
Provides assistance to improve the social and psychological functioning of children and their families and to maximize the family well-being and the academic functioning of children.
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Connecting with Children
Provides resources by contacting agencies and support groups; writing and submitting grants; disseminating information about availability; referring individuals.
Reduces and prevents delinquency by counseling individuals and groups; channeling energy into appropriate activities; developing personal and interpersonal skills.
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