Are you excited by the prospect of working for an organization that values your professional development, offers promotional opportunities, has flexible hours AND gives you a chance to make a difference in the lives of others? If so, read on! .
WHO WE ARE:
Gulf Coast JFCS is comprised of over 500 dedicated people committed to improving the lives children and families of all religions and nationalities. The only prerequisite is need. Annually, GCJFCS supports more than 36,000 people throughout Florida. Our programs are designed to protect children from abuse and neglect; to help people overcome substance abuse, to manage mental health, or to gain control of debilitating behaviors; to care for and connect seniors to needed services; to provide emergency financial and food assistance to support Holocaust survivors; and to welcome and help resettle refugees from around the world.
WHAT WE OFFER:
$16 per hour + premium pay for evening, overnight and weekend shifts
Continuous training and professional development opportunities
An opportunity to make the world a better place!
WHAT YOU'LL DO
You'll be responsible for the well-being of assigned children at the Unaccompanied Children Program at Gulf Coast JFCS by maintaining an ongoing awareness of children’ whereabouts. You'll be supportive and a positive role model for the development of socialization and other skills for all children and observe and assist children at meals and snack times, especially noting those with diet restrictions or considerations.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
- A high school diploma or equivalent and 2 years’ experience working with children.
- Experience in a residential or mental health treatment setting preferred.
- Bilingual Spanish/English
- A valid Florida driver license or ability to acquire Florida driver license & proof of auto insurance