Foundations for Living is a residential facility for male and
female adolescents with mental health issues. Located on the edge of
Mansfield, Ohio, in a rural setting and with easy access to I-71, we
are a CARF accredited facility offering indvidual, group and family
counseling to our residents. Our mission is to provide an
environment of safety where youth feel empowered to heal the wounds
of the past and build a foundation of hope for the future.
The Youth Care Specialist provides direct care to our teens in a
residential setting, which includes daily classroom education, after
school activities and during the night. The Youth Care Specialist
provides a safe and therapeutic milieu, crisis intervention and
support in the activities of daily living for our residents by
providing structure and support, redirecting residents and setting
limits on whichever shift assigned..
Our Youth Care
Specialists work to actively engage kids in a structured program in
support of treatment in a pro-social model designed to provide each
resident wiht the necessary skills for a safe and productive life.
Specialists serve as positive role models and work as part of a team
of educators, clinicians, and nurses to support each youth as he or
she works to meet individual goals.
Our benefits include a generous PTO plan, two medical insurance
options, vision, dental and life insurance selections, short and long
term disability, 401(k) with match, and employee stock purchase
FFL is licensed by the Ohio Department of Mental Health.
Candidates must be available to work two weekends of
every three on whatever shift assigned. Schedules include
holiday rotations. Overtime may be required.
- be at least 21 years of age
- possess an associates degree in human services, social
services or related field
- experience in a residential setting strongly preferred
- successfully complete a criminal background screen,
including fingerprinting, prior to starting work
Universal Health Services - 2 years ago
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