YCS employees are devoted professionals who have a passion for helping children, adolescents and adults.
Sawtelle Home Cedar Brook is a psychiatric residential treatment facility serving vulnerable, aggressive, and high-risk youth ages 14- 21 who may have, but not limited to, a diagnosis within the autism spectrum.
Personal Assistant Supervisor will be expected to provide positive support, caring assistance and responsible supervision. This position is expected to require a unique sensitivity on the part of the applicants to recognize and appropriately respond to clients who may have evidenced difficulties.
Duties include but not limited to: Supervise and Train Personal Assistants Assist Site Administrator in the development and implementation of Independent Habilitation Plans Assist Site Administrator in management tasks Demonstrate a basic understanding of medications, purpose and side effects. Demonstrate proper body mechanics and mobility transfer technique to prevent injuries. De-escalate potential crisis situations and if necessary be prepared to control client physically. Keep accurate and timely records.
Work Schedule: Sat-Sun 11p-7a Requirements Must be at least 21 years or older
Must have a valid driver's license.
H.S. Diploma/G.E.D. College preferred.
3-5 years of experience providing direct care to youth in a behavioral health agency or institutional setting
DDD experience preferred.
All new hires are required to attend a week orientation: Monday through Monday 8:45am-4:00pm, upon hire.
YCS is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer