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Location: Downers Grove, Illinois
Facility: WOODRIDGE INTERVENTIONS
Compensation Base: $13.00 per hour
Compensation Bonus (if applicable):
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Join Our TEAM - Behavioral Specialist, Crisis Specialist, Security Monitor
Starting Pay is $13.00 p/h
Schedule: Midnight - 8 AM
DAYS OFF: Monday/Tuesday or Tuesday/Wednesday
ALL clients are MALE; must be able to address and manage negative client behavior.
2221 64th St.
Woodridge, IL 60517
Oversees the safety and integrity of the unit at night while patients are sleeping. Remains alert and responsive to the unit and patients during sleeping hours and during morning wake up.
Ability to de-escalate patients that are agitated with potential for violence. Ability to perform a variety of activities in an atmosphere of change. Handle stressful situations calmly. Participates in the identification, stabilization and resolution of potential crisis. Must be able to identify when assistance is needed, and to secure assistance when needed.
Abraxas Youth and Family Services is a national leader in the operation of residential treatment facilities and community-based programs for troubled youth and their families. We offer a wide array of services to include life skills, mental health services, cognitive behavioral therapy, family counseling, drug and alcohol treatment, case management services, recreational activities as well as vocational and educational services.
Abraxas is a great place to start your career whether you have a high school diploma or GED, military experience, some college, or a bachelor or advanced degree. If you are interested in counseling, juvenile justice, psychology, social work, teaching or just want to make a difference, we have a career path for you. Help change lives at Abraxas Youth and Family Services.
The following educational requirements are acceptable for this classification including: