Part-time Treatment Worker for Extended Day Program

Family & Children's Aid operates a therapeutic after school and summer program that helps to provide a safe and structured environment for kids who struggle emotionally and/or behaviorally. Our goal is to engage children in activities that promote social, emotional and intellectual learning through our Extended Day Treatment Program while also providing Clinical support. We are currently seeking a Part-time Treatment Worker Monday through Friday, 28 hours per week.

 

The work schedule during the school year is as follows: Mondays & Wednesdays 2pm-7:30pm, Tuesdays 1:30pm-7pm, Thursdays 1pm to 7:30pm & Fridays 2pm-7pm.

The schedule during the Summer, Winter & Spring break is generally as follows: Mondays,Tuesdays,Wednesdays & Fridays 8:30am to 2pm and Thursdays 9am to 3pm.

Treatment Workers monitor and provide care for children participating in the therapeutic after school program and are responsible for the children’s health and safety. Additional Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintain staff to client ratio
  • Facilitate/ co-facilitate psycho educational groups
  • Manage behaviors and assist clients in utilizing coping skills and de-escalation techniques
  • Assist with developing and implementing clinical treatment plans
  • Participate in treatment plan reviews
  • Assist with transportation to and from program
  • Participate in Multi Family Group activities on an as needed basis
  • Complete daily progress notes

Qualifications and Skills

    • Must have knowledge, skills, ability and the desire to work with children struggling with behavioral and/or emotional needs
    • Valid CT Drivers License with clean driving record required
    • Available to fulfill the work schedule as outlined in position posting
    • Minimum of one (1) year experience working with similar population highly preferred

Part-time Benefits Include

  • Weekly Payroll with free Direct Deposit
  • Paid Sick Time per CT State Law

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.