LM Supportive Services - Youth Care Worker I (Part Time)

Mesa, AZ, USA Req #898
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Since 1971, A New Leaf has faithfully worked in service to our mission of “Helping Families…Changing Lives,” making a positive impact in the lives of more than 24,000 people each year in the Phoenix Metropolitan area.  Services focus on HEALTH, HOUSING, AND COMMUNITY SERVICES, offering a continuum of support to move households from crisis to long-term health and stability.
A New Leaf continues to grow to respond to needs in our community by developing comprehensive, relevant and effective services for vulnerable and underserved families, children, and adults.


La Mesita is a true community, giving parents, children, and individuals a consistent, local support network to rely on. By providing a stable home and a comprehensive foundation of support, A New Leaf helps families flourish.

 

La Mesita Apartments are a long-term solution for low-income families to have a safe place to call home. These 110 apartment units range from modest studios to four-bedrooms suitable for a family.

 

La Mesita offers incredible access to community resources, from educational classes on financial wellness and parenting, to workforce services that assist residents in finding meaningful careers. These resources, and other support services, help households find stability and move forward. 

 

Pay: $16.00

Schedule: Monday- Friday 3pm-7pm

Location: Mesa, AZ
 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide a structured activities to children K-6 grade to include homework time, computer access, quiet reading time, socialization, recreation, games, and arts & crafts. 
  • Provide consistent line-of-sight supervision for participants. 
  • Ensure daily schedule is being followed. 
  • Implement program goals, objectives, policies, and procedures.  
  • Report program progress weekly in written and verbal reports to supervisor.
  • Document (verbal/written) and submit significant and routine paperwork such as progress notes, statistics reports, daily activities, upcoming events, special concerns, varied incident reports, etc., as required by the program and submit to appropriate personnel.
  • Maintain daily cleanliness of and report any maintenance needs in weekly report to supervisor and to LM Apartments.     
  • Serve as positive role model/mentor for participants.
  • Provide minimal tutoring/help with homework, if applicable.
  • Accompany participants to approved off site and on-site activities.
  • Drive agency vehicle (12-15 passenger van) to transport clients and conduct program business.

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED required. 
  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Education preferred.
  • 1-year experience working with elementary school children in an educational or childcare setting. 

Benefits:

  • 401K
  • Paid sick time
  • Career advancement opportunities

Requirements:

  • Must be able to pass various background checks
  • Must pass pre-employment drug test
  • Valid Driver’s License with reliable transportation
  • Current Auto Liability Insurance
  • Must Be At Least 21 Years of Age

We appreciate your interest in our organization. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, religion, color, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
 

A New Leaf is an at-will employer. Any offer of employment with A New Leaf is contingent upon a successful consumer report to include verification of employment, education, criminal background search and driving records.
 

A New Leaf is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and participates in the E-Verify program. A New Leaf participates in el program de E-Verify. Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

BENEFITS PACKAGE: All of our employees enjoy the following benefits: direct deposit, competitive pay, accrued sick time, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), annual team member appreciation event, informal, yet professional team environment.

For full time employees, we also provide the following included in the total compensation plan: Health/Dental/Vision Coverage, Accrued Sick and Vacation Time, Paid Holidays, Life Insurance, AD&D, Short Term Disability, 401(K), Tuition Reimbursement, and a Wellness Program which has received a Silver Level of excellence in worksite wellness by providing employees with Annual Biometrics, Gym Reimbursements, Wellness Initiatives, Workers Compensation improvements, and much more!

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Mesa, AZ, USA