Description · Are you looking for a position that is meaningful and challenging yet fun? We offer a diverse culture and an incredible work team while taking the necessary COVID-19 precautions to keep both staff and youth safe. We are passionate in serving our clients, and enjoy working hard to show Catholic Charities values of: Compassion, Hope, Accountability, Respect, Dignity and Service in everything we do. Catholic Charities serves people across the heart of our state. We are a nonprofit organization supported by generous individuals, foundations, businesses and faith communities. At the heart of what Catholic Charities does is people. People seeking help, people offering help, and people who believe that we are all a community of neighbors, here in Central Minnesota. The most important people to us are our clients: those who we humbly serve. Job Summary: The Youth Mentor is responsible for assisting youth in maintaining or increasing independence in their home and in the community while assisting/providing the youth with a safe, clean and supportive environment. Major Job Responsibilities: · Utilizing learned advanced techniques and skills, the Youth Mentor will implement client plans developed by House Case Manager/Supervisor & clients; monitor clients’ personal care; and assist with & model appropriate independent living skills (food prep, budgeting, social skills, personal accountabilities for housekeeping, etc.). · Effectively communicate: (1) verbally to applicable persons/agencies related to the program/clients; to program supervisor to report incidents of abuse/neglect & changes/incidents as regards clients; and, at regularly scheduled staff meetings/consults. (2) in writing, by meeting all program requirements for client documentation (accuracy and frequency). · Assist program supervisor in development of and in regular assessments of client treatment plans. Requirements: Education/Training: GED / High School Diploma Job Related Experience: One year related experience working with youth ages 16-21 Additional Requirements: Must be 21 years or older and be able to successfully pass a background check.
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