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Youth Development Specialists provide support to young people at risk and help them prevent situations such as using drugs or getting pregnant at an young age. Essential responsibilities of a Youth Development Specialist include collaborating with community members, taking part to training sessions, monitoring students at risk, implementing youth development programs, and coordinating staff and volunteers. Resume samples in the field showcase skills such as knowledge of young people issues, an interest in helping others, strong communication and interpersonal skills, problem solving, and recordkeeping. Employers select resumes displaying a degree in social work or sociology.

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Youth Development Specialist

  • Collaborated with the local government administrative offices, community health center, and five primary schools within the rural community to develop youth programs for over 200 students
  • Conducted daily classroom activities on English language instruction and life skills to students ages 7-15
  • Prepared and submitted grant proposals to secure funding for camps and workshops
  • Collected and evaluated qualitative and quantitative data to assess project impact and effectiveness
  • Completed biannual Volunteer Reporting Forms to document and report statistical data to the Program Supervisor
  • Facilitated training sessions to transfer knowledge on teaching techniques and classroom best practices to other volunteers
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Philosophy
2

Youth Development Specialist

  • Counseled Organized AOD meetings to discuss the effects and prevention of alcohol and drug addictions.
  • Monitored teen's behavioral issues caused by traumas.
  • Supported and assisted with emotional and social development by providing safe and healthy techniques to express themselves during group sessions.
  • Planned and implemented interactive and educational activities.
  • Answering high calls for tests and information for doctors and family members.
  • Filed important and confidential information of the patients.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
Human Services
3

Youth Development Specialist

Supervised the residents of a residential treatment center for youths with behavioral issues

  • Insured the safety of residents and fellow staff members
  • Maintained a clean and healthy environment for residential living quarters
  • Oversaw residents through daily routines including school, recreation, meals, cleaning, therapy, medical treatment, etc.
  • Worked with residents on behavior and social skills including anger management and conflict resolution
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Fine Arts
4

Youth Development Specialist

  • Worked with youth from ages 11-13 summer 2015, 2016
  • Assisted in creating and implementing daily activities and educational programs
  • Served as a role model by fostering a positive and fun environment
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Health And Exercise Science
5

Outdoor Youth Development Specialist

  • Coordinated outdoor programs to promote health education in elementary, middle and high school-aged youth
  • Designed and implemented my own health promotion lesson plans
  • Persuasively communicated public health ideas to people of diverse cultures
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BS
Public Health
6

Youth Development Specialist

Responsible for providing services and support to youth in the Transitional Living Program.

  • Participates as a member of the Multidisciplinary Team as the youth's advocate and primary support.
  • Maintains a safe, well maintained, and healthy living environment.
  • Works collaboratively as a member of a multidisciplinary team to develop and implement plans for clients
  • Communicating concerns across shifts.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
7

Youth Development Specialist

  • Providing intensive supervision and direction to emotionally and behaviorally challenged children and adolescents
  • Maintained communication and positive relationship with clients
  • Provide guidance and role modeling to members.
  • Coordinate with staff and supervise various youth development programs.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Criminology
8

Youth Development Specialist

  • Supervises up to eighteen clients, ages 11-21
  • Maintains a daily schedule, classroom rules and record-keeping
  • Assists students to develop character and life skills
  • Maintains a positive role model at all times
  • Communicates regularly with Treatment Supervisors and Counselors
  • Facilitates and participates in weekly instructor and personal development meetings
  • Certified in First Aid & CPR
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
CNA
Certified Nurse Assistant
9

Lead Youth Development Specialist

  • Employ over 8,000 youth with caseload retention of 10% in employment or training.
  • Develop job opportunities with over 30 employers to ensure program sustainability.
  • Create career readiness curriculum, implement workshops, and coordinate Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act registration.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Mathematics
MA
Curriculum And Instruction
10

Youth Development Specialist/assistant Membership Coordinator

  • Worked with children from the ages of six through seventeen.
  • Supervised the six year old class, I helped them with homework, taught them how to take positive actions, and did read aloud.
  • Managed the club's kid's cafĂ©, was chosen to be part of the annual lemonade day and mentoring program.
  • Collaborated with the Membership Coordinator with enrollment team, answering phone calls, providing information to parents and giving tours of the club.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
Intermediate Spanish Ii
AS
Associate of Science

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