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Child and Youth Workers interact with children and teenagers in a variety of settings, like schools, colleges, youth centers, and faith-based groups. A Child and Youth Worker performs tasks such as developing and implementing community projects, organizing activities, recruiting volunteers, maintaining records and making sure safety policies are respected. Based on our collection of example resumes, essential requirements for this role include leadership, excellent interpersonal skills, organization, creativity, and report writing abilities. Child and Youth Workers come from various educational backgrounds and often hold a high school diploma and specific training.

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Child and Youth Worker

Provided residential care and treatment for children and adolescents with mental health issues individually and in groups by assisting them with day to day counseling as well as individual and family support.

  • Acted as a Case Manager responsible for developing Plans of Care, daily reports, scheduling appointments, planning and executing programs, debriefing to clinicians, and connecting with multidisciplinary teams (Children's Aid Society, Police Department, Hospitals).
  • Communicated with family members and/or caregivers on a regular basis in order to inform them regarding resident's performance and development.
  • Worked collaboratively with other community agencies and institutions by linking residents with diverse programs and resources where they can find support to specific needs.
  • Developed and implements activities that meet physical, emotional, recreational, educational and medical needs of the residents.
  • Modeled and taught life skills.
  • Promoted diversity by exposing residents to multicultural experiences such as special events, traditional food, religions, while respecting each individual beliefs and preferences.
  • Supervised Student Placement by offering opportunities to act as a frontline worker.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
Early Childhood Education
BA
Kindergarten And Management
2

Child and Youth Worker

Carried out regular pre-planned program activities while providing educative, supportive services as necessary

  • Assisted residents to adjust to placement and taught social and life skills through interaction and modeling
  • Monitored activities that meet client's physical, emotional, recreational, social, educational, and medical needs
  • Engaged in counseling of residents (individual and group) and wrote internal reports
  • Maintained safety, appearance and cleanliness of the facility
  • Assisted with preparing meals and supervised client meals and kitchen area
  • Implemented Agency behavior management procedures and monitored clients behavior
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Social Work
BA
Development Studies
BA
Bachelor of Arts
3

Child and Youth Worker

Organized afterschool programs for at risk children and youth in a low-income neighbourhood

  • Facilitated programs and activities for children and youth
  • Created a safe and structured space for children and youth to explore new interests
  • Prepared statistical reports
  • Implemented behaviour contracts for children
  • Communicated with families in the community
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Theatre Arts Program
HS
Child And Youth Worker
4

Licensed Child and Youth Worker

Approved and certified through Broward County DCF as Child and Youth Worker

  • Supervised children, ages 0 to 17 years who were identified as high risk alerts
  • Served as first responder for children removed from distressed environments
  • Performed intake responsibilities by notifying caseworker of child's immediate needs,
  • Provided detailed notes and on-site medical evaluations required for each child's stay
  • Participated in ongoing, quarterly, on-line trainings
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Human Development And Family Studies
5

Child and Youth Worker

Assisted residents with their routine activities and prepared daily logs

  • Provided crisis intervention and issue management support
  • Organized and participated in various therapy sessions for the residents including music and art therapy
  • Successfully completed med-training and administered medication to residents
  • Successfully completed UMAB and PMAB training, required in physical interventions and created 'Incident Reports' for such situations
  • Prepared 'Plan of Care' reports defining goals, weaknesses and strengths of residents
  • Co-ordinated medical appointments and family visits for residents
  • Occasionally accompanied residents to court and provided emotional support during their legal matters
  • Served as a responsible team member to assist residents with mental health issues
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Community Justice
6

Child and Youth Worker

  • Provided a safe and nurturing environment for adolescent residents released from hospital and temporarily placed in care during assessment
  • Conducted interviews with parents of new clients being admitted in the program
  • Planned, implemented, and supervised 2005 Summer Camp Program
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Primary / Junior Division
7

Child and Youth Worker

  • Liaison between the client and other community service providers
  • Continuously built and maintained therapeutic relationships while preserving professionalism
  • Regularly managed negative behaviors, as well as developed
  • Consistently strived to create a therapeutic milieu
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Child And Youth Work
BA
Bachelor of Arts
8

Child and Youth Worker (specialist)

Maintains a well-organized environment.

  • Instructs the parents on how to further the learning process.
  • Developed and structured daily lessons based off each student's age and learning ability.
  • Keep the children entertained but focused on learning.
  • Facilitates Groups-Celebrating Families, Therapeutic Community, Parenting, etc.
  • Enter Notes and Data into the DBT System
  • Files Mother and Child Information for Childcare records and for Data Team.
  • Delivers structure and behavioral redirection when needed.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Social Work

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