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Human Resources

Youth Services Worker

This job class is no longer open to application on a continuous basis. Vacancies will be posted on the web as they occur. To see if there are positions open in the job class, go to the online Iowa.Jobs page

 

CLASS CODE: 03040
ANNUAL SALARY: $27,102 - $39,603
POSITIONS IN THIS JOB CLASS WORK IN THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS:

  • State Training School - Eldora, Hardin County, Iowa
  • State Juvenile Home - Toledo, Tama County, Iowa
  • Mental health Institute - Independence, Buchanan County, Iowa

DUTIES: These positions provide oversight, direction and guidance to residents of a training school or juvenile home; supervise the activities of students in maintaining order, discipline and safety in their quarters; provide and lead recreational activities and participate or give instruction in games; chaperone group trips and social functions; confer with professional counselors, social workers, and other staff regarding special problems; perform related work as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from high school, or completion of G.E.D. OR experience equal to two years of full-time work in a youth service program that included adjudicated, at-risk, or other youth needing service assistance.

NOTE: Designated positions in this job class require applicants to obtain the required Chauffeur's License and endorsements within a period of time as determined by the appointing authority at the time of hire.

Open continuous job titles:

Resident Treatment Worker Correctional Officer
Registered Nurse Licensed Practical Nurse