Overnight Youth Advocate Supervisor
Who We Are…….
Bay State Community Services strives to seek and provide services that promote the emotional and social well-being of the people and communities we serve. Bay State Community Services has provided innovative, responsive, and accessible programming designed to recognize the importance of individual dignity, family involvement to communities for over 100 years.
Be a part of a mission that focuses on empowering, affirming and fostering assistance to vulnerable and high- risk populations.
The BSCS Beal Street program provides critical life and independent living skills to youth (ages 15-20). This short term, skill based, residential program provides a therapeutic environment that assists youth in developing the skills to successfully transition into young adulthood.
The Overnight Youth Advocate is a direct service position. Overnight Youth Advocates ensure the safety and wellbeing of the youth of the program. This position is responsible for staying awake to ensure that all youth are accounted for throughout the overnight shift, as well as to ensure that youth are up and ready for morning appointments.
What You Will Be Doing to Make a Difference....
· Ensures all youth (15-20 years old) are accounted for throughout the overnight shift
· Performs specific household chores (i.e. laundry) as assigned
· Responsible for ensuring that youth are up and ready for school
· Act as a positive role model to support youths’ wellbeing
· Spend time with and supervising 12 youths in a small home like environment
Bay State Community Services (BSCS) recognized the hard work and dedication of our staff and has developed a comprehensive benefit package to support you and your family.
Benefits Begin On Your First Day of Employment
Important Health and Welfare Benefits
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Health and Dental Insurance
Eye-Med Vision Benefits
Employer Paid Life and Long-Term Disability Insurance
Medical Flexible Spending Account and Dependent Care Account
Employee Assistance Program
Generous Paid Time Off
35 Days Paid Time Off (15 Vacation Days, 12 Holidays and and 8 Sick Days)
Retirement Plan 403(b) (employer match after the first year of employment)
Opportunities for Reduced Tuition for Clinical Master's Degree
Opportunities for Student Loan Forgiveness
Extensive Training Program
Monthly Agency Wide Trainings (includes CEU's for obtaining/retaining license - LMHC, LMFT, LADC, CARC, LCSW and LICSW)
Supervision for Licensure and Specializations
Immediate Access to Comprehensive Online Self-Paced CEU Trainings
Opportunities for Certification in Evidence Based Practices
The desire to work with youth
Valid MA driver’s license with acceptable driving record
Additional Experience welcomed . . .
Prior experience with supervision/management/training
Experience working with youth
Education: Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Child Development, or Teaching
Bay State Community Services is committed to diversity, inclusion, and social justice. We are committed to providing an environment free from harassment of any kind, and mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all qualified applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Bay State Community Services believes diversity and inclusion, and social justice is an action, and as such seeks to operationalize policies, procedures and systems, that support a talented, and diverse workforce.