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Skills Coach (Mentor To Teen Boys) -Day Shift (Brush Prairie)
Summary
Title:Skills Coach (Mentor To Teen Boys) -Day Shift (Brush Prairie)
ID:1390
Job Type:Full Time
Salary Range:$15hr DOE
Job Location:Brush Prairie Inpatient
Description
Daybreak Youth Services is the innovative leader in the treatment of teen addiction and co-occurring mental health issues across Washington State. It is our mission to provide hope and safety to adolescents so they may reach their fullest potential. As a Skills Coach you will work directly with our most vulnerable adolescents coaching them on life skills, appropriate decision making, and self regulation; playing an active role in their life-saving treatment.  If you are looking to make a difference in the lives of children as well as establish a rewarding career, Daybreak may be the place for you! 

We are currently hiring Skills Coaches to support our Day Shift at our Brush Prairie Inpatient Treatment Center working with adolescent and teen boys. This is a full time position offering competitive benefits and paid time off. Day Shift shift schedule typically runs from 7:00 AM through 3:00 PM, five days a week. Skills Coach shifts typically include a least one weekend day.

Skills Coaches at Daybreak are responsible for the direct care of the clients; monitoring, coaching, and documenting their behavior.  You serve as a role model for appropriate behavior. You will be asked to initiate conflict resolution strategies, attend required staff meetings and trainings, supervise recreational activities, transport clients to their required appointments, develop solid relationship with clients and build trust. You will thrive in this environment if you have both passion for mental health and working with adolescents from hard places, enjoy with working with teens in crisis, and can be the calm voice in stressful situations.  

Compensation: Starting at $15.00 DOE per hour, non-exempt.
Education/Experience: Experience mentoring and/or coaching teenagers. Knowledge of the effects of alcohol, drug abuse, and adolescent development. Experience coordinating and leading activities for adolescents is preferred. Experience working with at risk teenagers, mental health support, substance abuse disorder support highly desirable. 
Certificates/Licenses:  Must be able to obtain an AAC certification within 60 days of employment.* Must be able to obtain a food handler's permit. Valid driver's license. Current First Aid/CPR certification and certification in HIV/AIDS desirable.

*Agency Affiliated Counselor (AAC) requirements - if you are not familiar with Agency Affiliated Counselor requirements please see the items in Section 2 - Personal Data Questions for general requirements {{AAC Application Link}}.  This section is used as general governance and is not all inclusive.

No history of crimes against persons, as per RCW 43.43.830. Continued Employment will be based on the employee's Criminal Background Clearance by DLR/CPS. Drug screen and TB test are requirements of employment. 

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