Hoffman Homes for Youth

Mental Health Worker:  (FT & PT) Available

$16.00 per hour/ $50 and $100 bonus for covering open shifts

The Mental Health Worker (MHW) is a direct-care / counselor position to children.  MHWs supervise the children in care and are responsible for their safety.  Throughout the day, MHWs guide the children through their daily routines and activities while documenting events and observations specific to each child.  The MHW is expected to teach and model appropriate social skills and coping skills to the children.  MHWs must provide support for children who may be experiencing feelings of anxiety and depression or struggling with anger management.  The MHW is responsible for communicating pertinent information to the child’s therapist so that treatment can be properly assessed.  MHWs are asked to apply concepts Trauma Informed