MHA in Ulster County, Inc., has an adjunct position (15 hours per week) available serving Sullivan County, working one on one with children as a Youth Worker. Responsibilities include providing direct care to families and their children (ages 5-18) who have social, emotional, and behavioral needs. Flexibility is a key requirement. Candidates need experience working with children and knowledge of issues that children confront. Previous experience working with children with social, emotional or behavioral challenges preferred.
Worker will provide the families with family support, respite by involving the children in structured recreational and skill building activities. Position hours includes day, early evening and weekend hours.
High School Diploma or Equivalent required. Position requires a clean, valid NYS driver’s license and candidate must have at least 3 years driving experience with reliable transportation and willingness to travel within Sullivan County. Paid training and on-going supervision provided.