Youth Development Worker Resume Samples

A Youth Development Worker is responsible for planning, organizing, and overseeing programs aimed at young people’s development. Essential roles and responsibilities associated with the position are listed on the Youth Development Worker Resume as – setting up and running projects, mentoring or counseling individual young people, managing budgets, applying for project funding, maintaining confidential records, writing and presenting reports, recruiting and managing staff, including volunteers, and facilitating workshops in schools and community settings.

Those seeking this job role must mention on the resume the following skills and abilities – excellent verbal and written communication skills, the ability to encourage and inspire others, a mature attitude, reliability, resilience, and the ability to keep up to date with the law and how it affects young people. To become a Youth Development Worker, one needs to have a degree accredited by the NYA or have a postgraduate level qualification.

 

Youth Development Worker Resume example

Youth Development Worker Resume

Summary : A passionate team-player seeking a position servicing others, offering extensive experience working in a fast paced environment with great focus on customer satisfaction and loyalty in a role allowing me to acquire new skills and helping in the growth of the company.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Developing Skills, Creative Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted in the development and implementation of the overall program.
    2. Worked closely with site and school staff.
    3. Tutored, homework help, one on one and small group academic supervision.
    4. Assisted with recreational and enrichment activities with small and large groups ages 5-15 Supervises support staff and volunteers as assigned.
    5. Responsible for creating and implementing academic, art, and recreational lesson plans.
    6. Established and maintained collaborations with youth workers ages 16-24 and staff to meet program requirements.
    7. Reviewed for accuracy and processed participants time sheets.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Business Administration


Youth Development Worker Resume

Headline : To obtain a Youth Development Worker position within the mental health field, requiring education in social work with my experience in Substance abuse, at risk youth, domestic violence, mental illness and disabilities.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, Communication, Multitasking, Organizational , Interpersonal , Active Listener, Problem Resolution.

Description :

    1. Participated in the required training services and/or workshops for the State of California.
    2. Administered daily medications to residents while documenting each intake.
    3. Scheduled appointments (i.e medical, dental, mental health).
    4. Supervised residents to ensure safety and appropriate behavior.
    5. Created a positive and safe environment.
    6. Organized community, recreational and vocational activities.
    7. Transported and accompany residents to appointments, family visits, court hearings, school and daily outings using company automobile.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Science In Psychology


Youth Development Worker Resume

Headline : Motivated Youth Development Worker professional possessing a strong commitment to quality customer service coupled with superb communication skills. Builds customer loyalty by effectively resolving problems and quickly processing transactions. Works effectively on teams, as well as independently.

Skills : Computer And Communication Skills, Educational Skills.

Description :

    1. Filled folders and personal information etc.
    2. Learned a lot about communication and leadership.
    3. Learned how to work on my computer skills and life skills.
    4. Participated in assessing each resident's needs and developing treatment programs and daily routines.
    5. Planned, coordinated, and facilitated employment readiness training prior to group placement.
    6. Evaluated participants based upon supervision during trips and everyday work ethics.
    7. Co-facilitated therapeutic and psycho-education groups, including those geared towards crisis and suicide prevention.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Social Work

Youth Development Worker Resume

Objective : To obtain a Youth Development Worker position in history grades 7-12 in which I can assist students in developing their historical literacy through promoting the value of history to the lives of my students, and providing a safe and structured environment that supports student learning and fosters independent thinking skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Keyboarding, Tech-savvy.

Description :

    1. Checked juveniles every 15 minutes to ensure that they followed the rules and maintained discipline.
    2. Answered phones and monitored the cameras.
    3. Locked up and released juveniles.
    4. Took in deliveries and monitored cameras.
    5. Planned and routed drivers' schedules.
    6. Took messages, verified insurance, arrange transportation, and took appointments.
    7. Dispatched locations and destinations of clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Youth Development Worker Resume

Summary : To obtain an innovative and challenging position in a reputed organization, that will utilize my skills and experiences and which will also provide me with the opportunity for growth and advancement.

Skills : Interpersonal & Personal, Time Management, Teamwork, Leadership, Self-Motivation, Fast Learner, Computer, Communication, Organizational, Analytical.

Description :

    1. Worked with middle school teens, a coach/staff that's there to assist the other 2 coach's with before & after school care, & during the summer camp program.
    2. Coached all sports teams at the center from, flag football, dodge ball, kickball, etc.
    3. Cleaned office, calculated mileage, and filled out Medicaid certifications.
    4. Assisted in the planning, implementation, and supervision of therapeutic, recreational, and other programming based on the consumer's individualized treatment plan.
    5. Conducted daily monitoring to ensure program policies are in compliance.
    6. Utilized interpersonal skills to maintain positive staff interaction and successful program operations.
    7. Participated in various enrichment activities and develop positive relationships with youth and serve as a role model.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            7-10 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Management
            Education
            Education
            Diploma

            Youth Development Worker Resume

            Headline : To obtain a full-time Youth Development Worker position where my communication and customer service skills are utilized. To work for an organization where I can grow as a person, in leadership, and as a professional.

            Skills : Analytical, Detail-oriented, Strong sense of banking ethics, Excellent communication, Reliable, MS office proficient, Cash handling expertise, Rapid 10-key data entry, Team Player.

            Description :

              1. Maintained files and called clients.
              2. Developed, implemented, and maintained youth programming.
              3. Monitored youth engagement levels, including volunteerism.
              4. Developed effective partnerships with community organizations for youth programming.
              5. Worked closely with the Head of Youth and Community Development to develop a comprehensive community engagement plan.
              6. Worked closely with the Head of Youth Engagement to coordinate intern placements.
              7. Assisted in hiring staff for various positions within the division.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            5-7 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            High School Diploma

                            Youth Development Worker Resume

                            Headline : To obtain an internship in the human services field. I want to succeed in an environment of growth and excellence to meet personal and organizational goals.

                            Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Curriculum Development, Customer Service.

                            Description :

                              1. Planned activities that stimulated growth in language, social, and motor skills.
                              2. Provided children with individual attention.
                              3. Communicated with parents on a regular basis.
                              4. Monitored and supervised children in play.
                              5. Used Communication and Responsibility.
                              6. Set up a rapport with students' school staff and assess goals and progress for the program.
                              7. Assisted in budgeting for program development.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            5-7 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Junior
                            Education
                            Education
                            BS

                            Youth Development Worker Resume

                            Headline : Seeking a Youth Development Worker job that helps me improve and utilize my communication and academic skills. I am also looking for a job that will help my work experience in the business/manufacturing industry.

                            Skills : Organizational Skills, Computer counting money.

                            Description :

                              1. Facilitated, planned, and supervise youth in games, crafts, sports, and other organized youth programs.
                              2. Responsible for accountability and safety of up to 20 kindergarten children in care.
                              3. Engaged and supported youth in development and learning programs through interaction, cooperation, team building, participation, and personal involvement.
                              4. Checked injuries and accidents; applied routine first aid; investigate and report accidents as required by regulations.
                              5. Provided both group and one-on-one interaction with youth to help promote positive social behavior.
                              6. Performed corrective maintenance duties about the facility in maintaining a clean and safe environment for program participants and the public.
                              7. Prepared lesson plans for planned activities, events, and programs that are approved by the supervisor.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            5-7 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            Diploma

                            Youth Development Worker Resume

                            Headline : Objective and purpose are to provide underserved people the opportunity to have access to resources such as education, experiences, and mentorship in order to help impact change in their personal community and the world as a whole.

                            Skills : Detail Oriented, Quick Learner.

                            Description :

                              1. Had a designated group of children, usually 15-20 first graders.
                              2. Signed them in for after school and then was responsible for knowing their whereabouts and for making sure I recorded their leaving time.
                              3. Learned that I adore children.
                              4. Used Time management, child care, friendliness, control.
                              5. Responsible for residents' care, daily living skills, and transportation.
                              6. Documented the resident's progress towards rehabilitation goals.
                              7. Provided instruction and evaluation in areas of daily living skills and independent living skills to enhance the resident's ability to reach his/her highest level of independence.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            5-7 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            Bachelor's In Psychology

                            Youth Development Worker Resume

                            Summary : Youth Development Worker is a key member of the community development team and is responsible for all aspects of program delivery, including recruitment, training, assessment, supervision and evaluation.

                            Skills : Case management, Organization, Strong Customer Service, Critical thinking, Flexibility, Interpersonal communication, Management/Leadership, Computer Proficiency, CPR/First Aid, CNP Designate.

                            Description :

                              1. Communicated nonverbally with children to provide them with comfort, encouragement and positive reinforcement.
                              2. Created strategies to meet the needs of mentally and physically disabled students.
                              3. Instructed students with disabilities, including Autism, and Down Syndrome.
                              4. Redirected students using Positive Behavior Support (PBS).
                              5. Established a safe play environment for the students.
                              6. Redirected poor behavior using the positive reinforcement method.
                              7. Gave one-on-one attention to students, while maintaining overall focus on the entire group.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            10+ Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Senior
                            Education
                            Education
                            Bachelor Of Arts In Psychology