Lead Staff (shift leads) are members of a care-team responsible for leading and maintaining a safe, supervised, and structured living environment for adolescent residents that is conducive to their well-being. Lead Staff assess group dynamics and resident needs to then utilize that information to promote improved social, developmental, educational, and physical functioning of group home residents. 

As a Lead Staff Member, you will enjoy these benefits: 
  • Initial and continuous training
  • Paid time off 
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurances 
  • Retirement planning with employer match 
  • Employee assistance program
  • Rotating schedule with every other weekend off 

Some of the skills and experience we are looking for from you:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a human/social services related field preferred
  • Previous experience working with a youth population in a residential setting     
  • At least 21 years of age
  • Hold a valid driver’s license

Your responsibilities as a Lead Staff may include:
  • Follow program policies and procedures to ensure compliance with state licensing requirements 
  • Lead scheduled shift activities and ensure programming schedules are followed.  
  • Maintaining a safe, supervised, and structured living environment for our adolescent clients
  • Supervising youth and knowing their whereabouts at all times
  • Facilitating crisis counseling, conflict resolution, and problem solving with and for clients
  • Incorporating client treatment objectives into the individual care of residents
  • Transporting and supervising clients at designated activities and appointments
  • Accurately completing and reviewing shift documentation
  • Training new hires following the defined training program 
  • Additional duties as assigned

Your schedule will include: 
  • Nine-hour shifts scheduled four days per week on a rotating schedule.
  • Shifts scheduled every other weekend are required.
  • Shifts are typically during late afternoon and evening hours between 3pm and midnight.
  • Holiday rotation is required.

Department: Group Home
This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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