- Youth Consultation Service
164 Van Horne St
Description Dedicated. Compassionate. Inspiring. Rewarding.
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
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.
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