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Two positions available.
So. Westchester County Residential Program seeks part-time cook to prepare and serve meals for adolescents in a group-home type environment. NYS certification for food handler and preparation necessary for position. The cook is responsible for the overall management of the kitchen which includes providing nutritional daily meals in an organized environment and supervision and implementation of sanitary standards, food preparation and delivery systems. The cook will prepare and cooks meals in accordance with NYC Dept. of Health and NYS OCFS requirements. Maintain cleanliness and safety in all areas of food handling, appliances, storage of supplies and cooking utensils space.
Cook attendant will at times have to be utilized as coverage in facility.
Candidate must be able to:
Physical Requirements: Must have the ability to complete all direct care worker and standard administrative and support tasks including but not limited to hands-on care with consumers, climbing up and down stairs, operation of computers/phones/fax/printer/copy machine, and the ability to lift and move consumers (if necessary) up to 200 lbs, ability to lift boxes, furniture, and equipment up to 30 lbs.. Physical and PPD clearances required and reevaluated annually.
Please e-mail resume to TSantana@ysow.org or fax to 914-668-4994. No phone calls please.
Residential Counselors (per-diem)
Youth Shelter Program of Westchester Mt Vernon, NY, United States
Posted: October 14, 2015 | Job Type: Part Time
The Youth Shelter Program of Westchester operates the County's only community-based residential alternative to incarceration for youth offenders who are facing charges in the county's adult criminal justice system.
We provide educational, clinical (group, family and individual) services and vocational resources, as well as a robust cultural enhancement program. We offer intensive re-entry and aftercare services tailored for each young person as well as family support.
Seeking experienced residential counselors for community-based program for at-risk youth in Lower Westchester County area. Our pre-adjudication program offers rehabilitation and re-entry opportunities to young men who have been charged with offenses in Westchester County courts. Our youth are court-referred and thus highly motivated to succeed. Counselors should consider themselves role models in word and deed. We offer a highly structured environment which promotes principles of positive youth development and community justice. We operate an alternative educational and a vocational training program. Emphasis is placed on character-building and social development.
Successful candidates will have some experience working in residential environments, an ability to work effectively with at-risk youth and a commitment to our mission and vision.
We seek motivated individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of our youth.
Weekend availability is required. Counselors work alternate weekends and some evenings.
Valid NYS Driver License is Required
Male applicants only at this time
We Provide a Safe and
Young Men Ages 16 to 21 Who Are Awaiting
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