Youth Advisor Resume Samples

A Youth Advisor is responsible for maintaining a safe and healthy environment for the homeless and housed transitional aged youth at the living center. Various duties associated to this role are listed on the Youth Advisor Resume as – taking responsibility for direct supervision and observation; guiding and maintaining facility control; enforcing program rules and policies; maintaining shift coverage and providing support to clients; interacting with clients to share valuable information; assessing incoming clients for assessing dangerous situations; ensuring the client’s chores are completed, and teaching basic skills to the youths.

To undertake this crucial role, the following skills are needed – good organizational skills, strong communication skills, the ability to notice symptoms of abuse and treatment philosophies; working knowledge of common issues faced by the homeless youth; and intangible qualities like openness and a non-judgmental attitude. Formal education to a degree level will be useful.

Youth Advisor Resume example

Youth Advisor Resume

Summary : Youth Advisor interested in using experience, education, skills, and knowledge to help direct a facility and staff toward motivation and success in reaching goals. To guide, delegate, enlighten, and grow with those around. Seeking an environment that offers a challenge and allows contribute while learning.

Skills : Youth Counselor, Management, CARE System, Court Report And Documents, Presenting In Court Of Law.

Description :

    1. Helps guide youth with consistent, positive, motivational counsel in both individual and group settings.
    2. Attends to specific individual treatment plans.
    3. Ensures a safe, secure atmosphere, including room checks/searches, population count, moving youth from one area to another.
    4. Directs youth in activities; hygiene, school, following norms of the O&A program, learning social and coping skills, and facilitating their needs.
    5. Adheres to all code of ethics and JJS standards and confidentiality of youth and staff.
    6. Facilitates youth in organization and applying recreational, social, educational and cultural activities.
    7. Implements crisis intervention, focusing on least amount of physical force and more communication.
    8. Documents information with written reports, shift logs, incident reports, and progress reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's


Sr. Youth Advisor Resume

Objective : To obtain a challenging Youth Advisor position with an institution or corporation wherein can enhance administrative and leadership abilities while obtaining personal and career growth.

Skills : Customer Service, Sales.

Description :

    1. Provides instruction and lectures on therapeutic topics Supervise and positively interact with youth in residential care.
    2. Engages in and supervise recreational activities with residents.
    3. Directs youth in eating, resting and hygiene.
    4. Conducts as a role model for youth; provide appropriate direction of youth in their daily routine; give them positive reinforcement as appropriate.
    5. Dispenses medication to youth as instructed.
    6. Provides first aid treatment as necessary.
    7. Maintains complete and accurate daily records and report suspected child abuse/neglect as mandated by law.
    8. Implements behavior modification techniques as instructed.
    9. Prepares meals utilizing provided menus.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma


Jr. Youth Advisor Resume

Objective : Youth Advisor 3+ years of experience working for the Department of the Army. Possesses impeccable written and verbal communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills.

Skills : Excel, Pallet Jack, Forklift Operator, Customer Service, Typing.

Description :

    1. Confers with clients to discuss their options and goals so that rehabilitation programs and plans for accessing needed services can be developed.
    2. Prepares and maintains records and case files, including documentation such as clients' personal and eligibility information, services provided, narratives of client contacts, and relevant correspondence.
    3. Develops and maintains relationships with community referral sources, such as schools and community groups.
    4. Analyzes information from interviews, educational and medical records, consultation with other professionals, and diagnostic evaluations to assess clients' abilities, needs, and eligibility for services.
    5. Counsels clients or patients, individually or in-group sessions, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, or making changes.
    6. Participates in case conferences or staff meetings.
    7. Coordinates counseling efforts with mental health professionals or other health professionals, such as doctors, nurses, or social workers.
    8. Reviews and evaluates clients' progress in relation to measurable goals described in treatment and care plans.
    9. Interviews clients, review records, and confer with other professionals to evaluate individuals' mental and physical condition and to determine their suitability for participation in a specific program.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's

Youth Advisor I Resume

Headline : Seeking a Youth Advisor career opportunity where can enhance and utilize creative, artistic and leadership skills.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Conducts intake evaluations and assessments along with process all paperwork.
    2. Audits files for correct paperwork.
    3. Monitors all youth in facility on a constant basis.
    4. Recognizes and de-escalates hostile situations.
    5. Responds to inquiries and grievances made by youth.
    6. Communicates with youth the rules and consequences.
    7. Participates and assists with group therapy sessions.
    8. Maintains facility security with regular perimeter checks.
    9. Conducts scheduled and random drug testing on selected individuals.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Youth Advisor II Resume

Headline : Youth Advisor segregated funds (SEG) and several federal discretionary, formula, and block- grant sources with complex rules and requirements, including the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) block grants.

Skills : Microsoft Word And Excel, Excellent Customer Service ,conflict Resolution ,good Listener ,organized ,creative ,hardworking,determined.

Description :

     

  • Identified, analyzed, and evaluated policies, programs, issues, events or trends which may have an impact on organizational programs and initiatives
  • Experienced in conducting legal, budgetary, and/or operational review or analysis for policy and procedure implementation; conducting research and data analysis as needed
  • Developed and implemented policies, programs, procedures, and processes
  • Developed, researched, advised on and executes the policy development and initiative execution to support DMS as well as the Division’s direct support of all other DCF Divisions and the Secretary’s Office
  • Provided advice and indirect leadership to other DCF Division Administrators, directors, managers and staff on the development and implementation of such initiatives.
  • Responsible for participating with other members of the DMS leadership team in advising on the Division’s strategic goals and their direct support of the Department’s goals including advising on and leading complex, strategic and high-visibility initiatives
  • Handled daily records for the children: progress notes, distributing medication, chore sheets, incident reports (if necessary).
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's

Youth Advisor III Resume

Summary : To obtain a challenging Youth Advisor position that will enable utilization of medical experience and excellent customer service skills.

Skills : MS Word, PowerPoint, Psychotherapy, risk factor assessment, psychotherapy.

Description :

    1. Supervises residents in their daily living activities.
    2. Provide input, implement, and manage the individual treatmesnt program for children.
    3. Monitors Youth to ensure compliance with agency rules, cleanliness, personal habits and living, eating and sleeping arrangements.
    4. Provides support and referral services on the agency Helpline.
    5. Ensures the general security, maintenance and cleanliness of the facility, equipment, and supplies.
    6. Intakes Specialist Answering hotline calls from youth and families that are seeking shelter or placement.
    7. Provides youth and families with information about the shelter and programs offered.
    8. Maintains files and records on youth that has utilized the program.
    9. Maintains a positive and helpful attitude while serving youth and families in crisis.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate

Asst. Youth Advisor Resume

Objective : Consistent, hardworking, highly motivated person.Enjoy working with the public. To demonstrate the importance of job duties and expectations. To improve Youth Advisor position in the work force, expand knowledge and skills.

Skills : Human Service, Administration, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Gives practical advice and counseling to adolescence and young adults in order to assist in developing work skills.
    2. Maintains order and discipline among students both of assisted group and other groups, observing and recording social behavior patterns to aid in counseling.
    3. Meets individually with students to discuss day-to-day problem encountered in residential and in academics.
    4. Helps them find solution to problems without imposing personal values.
    5. Supervises work details, recreational and other group activities including making reservations, acquiring transportation, and other related arrangement and providing information concerning these activities.
    6. Assists with recreation activities, helped determined various activities to be scheduled and how they are to be carried out, funded, staffed and prioritized.
    7. Maintains updated records, plans, notes, appropriate forms and related information.
    8. Distributes flyer, brochures and other information for the youth Operated office machines such as photocopiers and scanners, facsimile machines, voice mail systems and personal computer.
    9. Compiles, copy sorts and files records of office activities business transaction and other activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Youth Advisor Resume

Headline : To obtain a Youth Advisor career in a criminal justice or social service setting that will allow to expand knowledge and help citizens.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Powerpoint, Prezi, Individual Counseling, Group Counseling.

Description :

    1. Responsible for direct supervision, safety and security of all youths in detention.
    2. Keeps juvenile records such as incident reports, daily reports, and client activity reports in an accurate and professional manner.
    3. Records are considered official court documents.
    4. Possess the ability to work with confidentiality and follow ethical guidelines o Assist in the training of new employees and provide feedback.
    5. Conducts room searches and client searches regularly.
    6. Establishes a good mentoring relationship with juveniles in detention.
    7. Recruits and selects eligible participants for the program
    8. Assists program participants to prepare and submit financial aid and college admission forms
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors

Lead Youth Advisor Resume

Summary : To obtain a Youth Advisor position within a company that allows for growth and promotion. Works directly with students providing face to face mentoring. Provides resources and tools required to remove barriers that students may be experiencing.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

  • Recruits and selects eligible participants for the program
  • Assists program participants to prepare and submit financial aid and college admission forms
  • Provides accurate information on federal, state and local education resources
  • Establishes rapport with potential students of various cultures, economic and ethnic backgrounds
  • Assists participants with career exploration
  • Assists participants to overcome obstacles which would interfere, delay, defer or halt their attainment of career and educational goals through advising services
  • Provides information and referral for community social services
  • Records participants data and services rendered in database
  • Informs participants of their rights including confidentiality of records and information
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's

Youth Advisor Resume

Headline : To obtain a Youth Advisor position that will enable to use strong communication and organizational skills, the ability to work well with hands and be functional in any environment.

Skills : Counselling, Management.

Description :

    1. Oversaw the youth group on Sunday mornings.
    2. Facilitated twice monthly evening/weekend youth group sessions or events.
    3. Assisted youth in planning social, social action, charitable, worship, trips, and fund-raisers.
    4. Facilitated Youth Group Parent meetings.
    5. Collaborated with Minister to plan family worship as needed - encourage youth participation.
    6. Supervised the planning of the annual Youth Sunday Service.
    7. Helped to motivate youth/adults to participate in congregational activities.
    8. Provided support and guidance to youth as needed, including pastoral, lay ministry care and honoring of confidentiality, seeking supervision from minister for all concerns.
    9. Ensured communication of youth programming events through fliers, email, posters, etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma