New Haven Residential Treatment Center in Saratoga Springs, UT
is seeking to hire a part-time On - Call Youth Mentor to work
one-on-one with our female adolescent residents, helping them and
their families heal and move forward with their lives. This
position starts with a competitive wage of $12.00/hr, but if you
have a bachelor's degree you will start at $13.00/hr. We offer an
amazing team environment, in-depth training, quarterly
bonuses/raises, opportunities for advancement, and purpose-driven
work. If this sounds like the opportunity you've been searching
for, apply today! This entry-level position is fantastic for
students pursuing degrees in behavioral science, psychology, and
social work who want experience in the field!
ABOUT NEW HAVEN RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT CENTER
New Haven is a residential treatment center and boarding school
for adolescent girls ages 13-18 and their families. We have two
campuses in Utah: Spanish Fork and Saratoga Springs. We provide the
teens we serve with residential treatment and advanced academics in
a comfortable, home-like environment. We specialize in complex
issues including traumatic stress, family problems, relationship
issues, depression, anxiety, self-harm, suicidal ideation,
attachment, eating disorders, substance abuse, and personality
disorders. Our expert therapists facilitate healing by focusing on
We value our Youth Mentors and understand that, without them,
there would be no one to implement our programs and help our
residents move toward healing. This is why we provide our staff
with a fun workplace, two company parties each year, and meals
during their shift.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A YOUTH MENTOR
The day-to-day life of a Youth Mentor can be extremely
rewarding, but with any reward comes challenges. A typical shift
includes assisting the girls with their day-to-day activities. You
monitor and care for the physical, emotional, and social needs of
New Haven's students. Most of your time is spent participating in
activities with our teen students. This can include going to the
movies or museums, day hiking, river rafting, camping, and more!
While participating in these fun activities, you ensure that our
students are being safe with themselves and those around them.
Because of all the time you spend with these teens, you are able to
develop healthy and meaningful staff/student relationships as they
grow and progress within the program.
You will also have many other responsibilities including teacher
aide duties, attending groups with students, ensuring the safety of
students, and maintaining boundaries. You provide supervised
therapeutic services to adolescents with behavioral and emotional
difficulties for the purpose of meeting the goals of each teen's
treatment plan. You have the opportunity to work alongside the
therapists to create and implement interventions.
- High school diploma or equivalent
- 21 years old or older
- Current driver's license and a good driving record
- Ability to pass a Utah State background check
- Must be willing to make a 12-month minimum commitment
Experience working with adolescents is not required, but it is a
Our On Call Youth Mentors are required to work a minimum of 24
hours a week, including their 2 Sundays a month. They can work up
to 30 hours if desired. The on call position allows the employee to
be a little more flexible than a set shift does. They sign up to
work shifts that meet their schedule. The shifts can be any day and
AM/PM. They are not expected to be on call 24/7.
The shifts are as follows:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 7:00 am- 3:00 pm; 3:00 pm - 11:00
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 7:00 am -3:00 pm; 3:00 pm - 11:00
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN THE TEAM AT OUR TREATMENT CENTER?
To save time for you, we have developed a quick, mobile-friendly
application. If you feel that you would be right for this job, then
we look forward to reviewing your application and meeting you!
New Haven is an equal opportunity employer