Visitation Facilitator

TO APPLY:

 

Please send a resume and cover letter to elizabeth@YESiskiyou.org with "Visitation Facilitator Application" in the subject line. Applications submitted through Facebook will not be considered.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

 

Youth Empowerment Siskiyou is a private non-profit agency that advocates for trauma-exposed, foster, and at-risk youth. YES operates a Court Appointed Special Advocate program as well as a trauma-informed summer camp program and is launching a supervised visitation program.

Youth Empowerment Siskiyou is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

 

POSITION: Visitation Facilitator

REPORTS TO: Program Manager

HOURS: 40 hours per week/hourly. Evenings and Saturday shift required.

WAGE: $17.00/hour

 

 

DESCRIPTION:

This grant-funded position will work with the Supervised Visitation Program Manager in providing a safe, neutral, accessible place for children to meet with their non-custodial parents or family members that is free of conflict or abuse.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure the safety of children who have been exposed to domestic violence, abuse, neglect, parental drug use, or other forms of trauma by:
    • Supervising visits between children and non-custodial parents, including intervention and redirection as necessary
    • Documenting all child & family interaction
    • Reporting visit activities to Supervised Visitation Program Manager
    • Referring to custodial and non-custodial parents to community resources as appropriate
    • Maintaining program and client files.
    • Maintaining visitation spaces
  • Other duties as needed and outlined by the Supervised Visitation Program Manager or Executive Director
  • Complete ongoing training regarding supervised visitation, crisis prevention, and trauma-informed care

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Ability to pass a background check
  • Possession of valid driver’s license, good driving record and reliable vehicle for travel
  • Knowledge of principles of trauma-informed care
  • Experience as a volunteer or supervising volunteers
  • Experience supervising children
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills, including data entry, and familiarity with Google Docs and Microsoft Office, especially Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to keep all client information confidential
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to maintain composure in stressful situations
  • Ability to organize and prioritize various tasks