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Berrien County Juvenile Center Youth Specialist II in Berrien Center, Michigan

Requirements: A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in counseling, social work, criminal justice, psychology, or related social services field. Previous minimum of three months experience in social services or juvenile direct care. Preference will be given to those with previous experience workign with delinquent or emotionally troubled youth and/or families, which may have been in an intern or volunteer capacity.NOTES: Applicants that do not meet the minimum requirements for Youth Specialist II but have at least thirty semester or forty-five quarter hours of college education, which includes three semester or four quarter hours of psychology may qualify for Youth Specialist I.WORKING CONDITIONS: Must have open availability to work any shift at a 24-hour facility (This WILL include eventings, nights, weekends, and holidays).DUTIES: Under the supervision of the Berrien County Juvenile Center Director, provides for the safety, security, and well-being for residents, visitors, and staff within the detention facility. Supervises, guides, and counsels residents through daily activities within the framework of the residential and educational programs.

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