Company Description: Key's mission is to assist troubled youth and their families with developing positive life skills and life experiences so that they may pursue productive and rewarding lives.
For over 30 years, the Key Program has been unlocking the potential of youth and families through a variety of residential and non-residential programs. We’ll help you unlock your potential too with excellent training, benefits and many advancement opportunities.
Overnight Awake Assistant
High School or Equivalent
OVERNIGHT AWAKE SHIFTWORKER, PITTSFIELD, MA
The Key Program is currently seeking an Overnight AWAKE Shiftworker for their residential group homes for adolescents located in Pittsfield, MA.
The Overnight Awake Shift Worker must have the ability to work overnight shifts from 11pm to 7am (approximately) which include some weekends and holidays. SHIFTWORKERS MUST REMAIN AWAKE AND ALERT AT ALL TIMES
Monitor client safety in accordance with program procedures and rules
Conduct proper monitoring (eyes-on) and routine checks to insure safety and well-being of high-risk clients
Develop a positive rapport with the adolescents; program staff; social workers; and police
Provide behavior management and crisis intervention
Assist clients in their morning routine to include meal preparation, hygiene and transportation to school
Serve as a positive role model following Key’s guidelines regarding professional behavior
Maintain written client records in accordance with agency policies and state regulations
Benefits include: A competitive hourly wage of $15 per hour, tuition assistance, paid vacation and holidays; paid sick and personal time; training and supervision, wellness benefit, pre-tax childcare, and much more.
The Key Program is a private, non-profit human services agency whose mission is to assist at-risk and court-involved children/adolescents and their families to develop positive life skills so they may pursue productive and rewarding lives.
Key works in conjunction with the MA Department of Children & Families (DCF), MA Department of Youth Services (DYS), the MA Department of Mental Health (DMH) and the RI Department of Children, Youth & Families (DCYF) and is an agency provider of both community-based outreach services and residential treatment programming.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race or color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, age, country of ancestral origin, or veteran status.
Key’s Overnight AWAKE Shift Worker position is an entry-level, hourly paid employee. High School Diploma or equivalent is required. All candidates must be 21 years of age or older; have a valid state driver's license; and, have a legally registered and insured car for work use.