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Youth Support Specialist

JOB DESCRIPTION: A Youth Support Specialist collaborates closely with the whole O-I-See Youth team while working with youth, in a one-on-one setting, 4-10 times per month. Youth empowerment is nurtured through support and guidance while the goals encompass mentoring, daily living skills, or individual skill development. Case load ranges from 6 to 8 youth.   

JOB LOCATION: Offices are located in Hudson WI with required travel within St. Croix County. Mileage reimbursement is available when personal vehicle is used for youth sessions.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree in human services, social work, psychology, education, or closely related field is preferred. Individual must have knowledge of human development and theory for youth 5-17 years of age, must be well-organized, self-motivated, pay attention to detail, be flexible with various changes, and able to multi-task. Applicant must pass a criminal background check, driving check, have a valid driver's license, and car insurance. A 1 year commitment is preferred for team, youth, and family consistency.  Hours do vary, but most consistently are after school hours required until 8:30pm (the latest) Monday through Friday.

WAGE/SALARY: We are considering both part-time or full-time positions.  Part-time hours would be 20-29 hours a week.  Full-time benefits include: vacation pay, holiday pay, long term disability, short term disability, life insurance, bereavement pay, health insurance, dental insurance, and continued education re-imbursement after 90 days of employment.  Hourly wage, or salary, will be based on experience and work ethic.

HOW TO APPLY:  Please send cover letter, resume, request for part-time or full-time (or either), and 4 references to jnilssen@oiseeyouth.com.  At least one letter of recommendation is encouraged for initial application.