Position Description

Bilingual Youth Screener
Location Denver
Job Code DCP FS Screenwe
# of openings 1
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Bilingual At-Risk Youth & Family Screener/Rapid Responder

Savio House, a private, non-profit agency is seeking a full-time Bilingual (Spanish) At-Risk Youth & Family Screener/Rapid Responder. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, dependable, and is passionate about doing whatever it takes to help at-risk youth and families.

The successful candidate will work with a team of three and is able to reach out to families; with primary responsibilities to include ensuring the strong organizational skills, empathy, and compassion towards our families in a very non-judgmental manner.

Duties include:

  • Screen Referrals & triage utilizing selected assessment tools
  • Respond to referrals within 24 to 48 hours
  • Providing guidance to referral sources regarding available services for adolescents
  • Collaborate with referral sources & families
  • Participate in court proceedings
  • Maintain & manage collaborative relationships with referral sources
  • Case Management skills as needed to fullfill unique family needs
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Communication to critical stakeholders: Court, mental health, juvenile justice, child welfare
  • Knowledge of multiple agencies systems, policies, and practices
  • Solutions and results-focused
  • Knowledge of community-based services & supports
  • High level of organization

Qualifications:

  • Minimum: Bachelors in Human Services Degree required
  • 21 years or older
  • Preferred: 1 year post grad experience, or internship
  • Case Management experience highly preferred
  • Experience with at-risk populations

 

Savio offers a fun and challenging work environment, competitive salary and excellent benefits, including:

  • 10 paid holidays
  • Medical insurance, employer pays 90% of individual employee medical coverage
  • Dental, Vision, Life, HSA, FSA and Short and Long-term disability
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Employer Funded Retirement Plan
  • CPR & First Aid Training
  • Professional Development

 

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift and carry objects weighing up to 50 lbs
  • Ability to walk, climb, bend, stoop, push, pull, and balance efficiently

 

Savio House completes a drug screen and full background check for every new employee upon hire. Successful candidates must be able to pass a drug screen, to include marijuana. Savio maintains a standardized background check, however; not all charges are grounds for immediate disqualification. We encourage all to apply.

Savio House is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $42,000-$45,000

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