Aspiranet is a one-of-a-kind social service agency dedicated to building a world where all children and youth are loved and cared for, and all families have the resources to thrive. Founded in 1975, our core mission is to help California kids and families. Aspiranet’s services include foster care and adoption family support, residential care, support for youth making the transition from foster care to adulthood, mental and behavioral health services, intensive home-based care, and community-based family resources. We provide services throughout California.

Child Care Worker - 7 am - 3 pm

Location: Antioch, California, United States

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Requisition Number: 12243

Position Title: Child Care Worker

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Hiring/Signing Bonus $500

About Aspiranet

Founded in 1975 with locations across California, Aspiranet is a trusted neighbor, partner and care provider that exists to help families thrive. With personalized care, Aspiranet offers a unique blend of services including foster family support, residential care, adoption services, and services for foster youth transitioning to adulthood, mental health services, intensive home-based care, and community-based family resources. We celebrate our values of respect, integrity, courage and hope through our work, and most importantly, our people. 

Your Impact

The Child Care Worker II is responsible for the care and supervision of children and youth placed at the Receiving Center.  Major responsibilities include providing care and supervision of youth, completing youth screenings, implementing a youth’s service and safety plans, working one-on-one with youth utilizing interventions in support of identified behaviors, medication administration, documentation, transporting youth, liaison with public health nurse and county social workers, maintaining center site.

Your Skills and Duties

  • Provide care and supervision to youth

  • Utilize interventions in a trauma informed manner to support identified behaviors
  • Complete documentation
  • Administer medication
  • Provide transportation of youth.
  • Develop and provide youth-specific activities
  • Develop a professional and supportive relationship with youth
  • Serve as liaison with nurse and social workers
  • Report all incidents and concerns to supervisor
  • Attend required meetings, supervisions and trainings
  • Maintain Center site
  • Perform additional duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Other Duties:

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive list of tasks, duties or responsibilities that are required of this position.  Duties, responsibilities and tasks may change at any time with or without notice as directed by management. 

Qualifications

  • BA or BS degree in social work, psychology or related field with 1 year experience in a child welfare or behavioral health field with children with complex trauma and resultant challenging behaviors. Or 2 full-time years’ experience in a child welfare or behavioral health field with children with complex trauma and resultant challenging behaviors.
  • Meets all required conditions of employment as set forth by the agency, funder and or regulatory
  • Meets all employment requirements of federal, state, and county regulations.

Compensation: Competitive DOE 

  • Benefits:
  • 12 annual paid holidays
  • Paid birthday holiday
  • 10 Paid sick days your first year
  • Ongoing training & development opportunities
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Healthcare, Dental, Vision (including an employer paid option)
  • Flexible healthcare spending accounts
  • 401 (a) and 403 (b) retirement plans
  • Life Insurance
  • Short &Long Term Disability
  • Employee Wellness Program
  • Mileage Reimbursement

Aspira means hope. We are a network of people bringing hope forward. We look forward to learning what makes you passionate.

 

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Aspiranet is proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer; all applicants will be given full consideration under state, local, and federal law.

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