Community Skills Worker
Program: Children, Youth, & Family Services
Provides services and supports to children with an emotional disorder who have recently experienced crisis or are at high risk of crisis. CSWs are required to work a flexible schedule involving after school and weekend hours. The Access CSW must be comfortable with working with youth who require intensive support and supervision. Develops activities which will enhance the self-confidence and self-esteem of the participants, using effective strategies of play, acceptance, curiosity and empathy in working with youth were complex trauma, behavioral and attachment issues are prevalent..
Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent and 1 year experience working with children with emotional and behavioral difficulties. Experience needs to be verifiable and include teaching of social skills, life skills, or coping skills required. Bachelor's degree with same experience preferred.