Jamaica Job Company

YOUTH CARE OFFICER

Annual Salary

Job Description

  • Full Time
  • Jamaica

YOUTH OF VISION ACADEMY

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITY

Youth Care Officer

We’re searching for a Youth Care Officer who is looking for an opportunity to work in a rewarding and challenging residential environment with troubled youth (boy’s and girl’s dorm) at Yova Inc. in Robin’s Bay, St. Mary.

Primary Duties:
Youth Care Specialist (YCO)

  • Embrace the spiritual ethos, philosophy and values of YOVA
  • Communicate effectively to students and stake holders
  • Facilitate positive change in the youth
  • Ensure safety and supervision of the students
  • Foster wholistic growth and development in students.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Experience working with troubled youth for at least two years
  • Bachelor degree in Social work/counselling preferred.

Skills and Other Attributes Required:

  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Teachable
  • Age range 30-45

Salary negotiable.