Team Leader- Bowdon, Georgia
KidsPeace seeks a FT Team Leader for our Bowdon, GA location. Work hours will be primarily 3pm-11pm in a 24/7 department. Responsibilities include working closely with Program Leadership to ensure overall quality programming for the residential unit, keeping both unit staff and clients aware of agency and departmental guidelines, policies and procedures. Assist in the overall functioning of the unit, including reporting staff performance and the immediate response to any emergencies that may occur. The Team Leader must ensure unit staff is always providing intense supervision and direction to emotionally and behaviorally challenged children and adolescents in a compassionate and respectful manner.
High School graduate or equivalent required; Bachelor’s Degree in Mental Health or related field preferred.
Prior direct experience working with acute emotionally and behaviorally challenged children or adolescents preferred.
Valid Georgia or Alabama driver’s license required.
Must possess basic personal computer knowledge and skills.
Must be at least 21 years of age.
The candidate must pass a Criminal Record History Clearance and a Child Abuse History Clearance which are processed by KidsPeace as well as possess a valid Driver's License.
The candidate must pass a Physical & Drug Screening & possess the ability to attend and successfully complete all KidsPeace sponsored trainings.
KidsPeace is a private charity dedicated to serving the behavioral and mental health needs of children, families and communities....