Youth Worker Resume Samples

A Youth Worker is responsible for planning, organizing and overseeing various community programs which are designed to redress inequalities and facilitate social, personal and emotional development of young people. Typical work activities seen on a Youth Worker Resume include the following – planning and organizing appropriate youth and community programs; establishing new youth services; recruiting and supervising volunteers and paid employees; giving presentations; promoting young people’s interests; maintaining records; managing and administering budgets and resources; and providing advocacy and counseling.

While the employers may range from local education authorities to health and housing departments, the skills needed may be same and include – strong verbal and written communication skills; reliability; responsibility; resilience; organizational skills; knowledge of student community services and schemes; and the ability to train others. A Degree is a common qualification expected for this role.

Youth Worker - Intern Resume

Objective : Played a key role in the formation of the Child Protection Unit and Children Club in Project target areas. To get a job in a company which gives me ample opportunity to grow as a professional and strive for excellence to the best of the success and growth of the organization which capitalizes my hands-on expertise.

Skills : Leadership and Communication, Effective collaboration & Team Skills, Project Management, Facilitator and Organizer

Description :

    1. Counsel individuals, groups, families, or communities regarding issues including mental health, poverty, unemployment, substance abuse, physical abuse, rehabilitation, social adjustment, childcare, or medical care.
    2. Interview clients individually, in families, or in groups, assessing their situations, capabilities, and problems, to determine what services are required to meet their needs.
    3. Serve as liaisons between students, homes, schools, family services, child guidance clinics, courts, protective services, doctors, and other contacts, to help children who face problems such as disabilities, abuse, or poverty.
    4. Maintain case history records and prepare reports.
    5. Counsel parents with child-rearing problems, interviewing the child and family to determine whether further action is required.
    6. Refer clients to community resources for services such as job placement, debt counseling, legal aid, housing, medical treatment, or financial assistance, and provide concrete information, such as where to go and how to apply.
    7. Consult with parents, teachers, and other school personnel to determine causes of problems such as truancy and misbehavior, and to implement solutions.
    8. Counsel students whose behavior, school progress, or mental or physical impairment indicate a need for assistance, diagnosing students' problems and arranging for needed services.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Residential Youth Worker Resume

Objective : A driven Residential Youth Worker effective at working with people from a wide range of backgrounds, and having a deep passion for providing meaningful support and services to all clients. To pursue a growth-oriented career through a progressive organization that provides scope to my knowledge & skills that would help me contribute my best to the organization.

Skills : Proficient In Microsoft Office, Good writing skills, Works with a Positive Attitude, Cooperative Team Member

Description :

    1. Interview and evaluate individual client and family to complete the intake process, identifying the needs and goals of the client to be achieved throughout the program period.
    2. Utilize advanced knowledge to exercise judgment to intervene as an advocate for clients in emergency and crisis situations.
    3. Transport clients to and from Gateway Technical College where the PEPS program is housed, and other activities as needed.
    4. Maintain daily contact with the 15 clients enrolled in the PEPS program about attendance and activities scheduled during or after class.
    5. Act as an advocate for the client with community agencies, family members, and within the Racine Unified School District; assisting clients with applying for public assistance (Childcare Assistance, W2, Foodshare, WIC, etc.) at the Workforce Development Center.
    6. Coordinate with the other PEPS staff on meeting the individual client's needs.
    7. Created new assessments packets to better be able to assess the client outcomes and experiences within the program.
    8. Played a vital role in expanding the program by developing plans and curriculums for the program participants.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS In Social Work, Coaching


Youth Worker - Temp Resume

Objective : Youth Worker with a solid understanding of management and marketing techniques. Excellent oral, writing, and customer service skills. Work well in teamwork settings or individually. Investigative problem-solver. Great with numbers and math. Strong leadership skills. Ability to pay attention to detail. Punctual and dependable. Organized with the ability to multi-task while performing at satisfactory levels. Strong work ethic.

Skills : Fluent- Spanish, Leadership and Communication, Effective collaboration & Team Skills, Project Management, Facilitator and Organizer

Description :

    1. Entered participant information into Healthy Families Massachusetts (HFM) Participant Data System (PDS) in a timely fashion and as required by the program's funder.
    2. Offered group-based services including parenting skills education, social activities, and support.
    3. Collaborated with parents to develop and implement a family service plan that is based on family strengths.
    4. Aided parents to ensure that their children were up to date with all their medical appointments including required immunizations, dental appointments, and developmental screenings.
    5. Observed and document child growth and development with Healthy Families Massachusetts (HFM) tools and according to HFM norms.
    6. Assisted families in developing and maintaining a support network and in identifying and utilizing community resources and services.
    7. Maintained ongoing communication with providers of collateral services to eliminate duplication of service and to ensure that family is meeting goals.
    8. Completed all necessary reports, documentation to maintain case records in accordance with required standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters of Science

Senior Youth Worker Resume

Objective : Senior Youth Worker aspiring a suitable response entry-level position in an organization that provides me an opportunity to prove myself and polish my skills through challenging tasks to improve myself as well as for the organization. To obtain a position with an organization adding value and contributing to achievements of the organization's goals and objectives.

Skills : Teaching, Preaching, Leadership, mobilisation, Training, human relationship.

Description :

    1. Well versed in Verbal De-escalation by preventing a situation from occurring without the use of physical force.
    2. Coordinating all activities of the residents under my supervision so that visible contact is maintained and the actions of residents are under observations at all times.
    3. Communicate with fellow workers, supervisory staff, and security at all times while on the floor with youths, communication is vital to the safety of the youth and the staff.
    4. Mentor and motivate youths threw daily obstacles.
    5. Serve as youths advocate ensuring compliance with contract requirements, policies, and procedures.
    6. Lead and organized separate clubs within the club such as sports club, creative writing club as well as a science club.
    7. Provide feedback to the treatment team for treatment planning and collaboration.
    8. Provide feedback to treatment team for treatment planning and collaboration.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate

Lead Youth Worker Resume

Summary : Lead Youth Worker looking for a challenging position as a professional, which gives the chance of proving my skills and abilities in the field that offers growth and experience while being resourceful, innovative and flexible. To find a position within a meaningful organization to explore different aspects of the direct care field, in which working with clients will help restore or maintain daily living skills in order to promote independent living.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Cash Handling, Office Equipment, Multi-Line Phone System, Internet Explorer.

Description :

    1. Working in a mental health institution taking care of adolescents with mental health challenges that were sanctioned by the State of New Jersey until permanent placement was found.
    2. Duties include assisting adolescence with activities of daily living such as meal preparation, medication administration, and personal care.
    3. Providing education to adolescence on medication/physical health/nutrition, and self-care.
    4. Facilitating and participating in weekly wellness groups.
    5. Participating in weekly treatment team with the physician, psychiatrist, and case managers to discuss care plans.
    6. Performing routine safety, and 1:1 monitoring to kids having suicidal ideations.
    7. Scheduling and accompanying residents to outside appointments such as medical, school, and court hearings, therapy sessions, and social outings.
    8. Volunteer/Hobbies: Monmouth County Boys and Girls Club Police Athletic League Neptune Youth Center Westside Community Center.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Youth Worker Resume

Objective : An Associate Youth Worker with four years of experience in monitoring and evaluation, donor reporting and welfare services with a passion for counseling and guidance, and an endeavor to significantly contribute towards achieving the organizational goals. Seeking employment with a company where I can use my talents and skills to grow and expand the company.

Skills : Good interpersonal skills, Fast Learner, Ability to work under pressure, Attention to detail and a team player.

Description :

    1. Enforced rules and regulations of recreational facilities to maintain discipline and ensure safety.
    2. Managed the daily operations of recreational facilities.
    3. Administered first aid according to prescribed procedures and notify emergency medical personnel when necessary.
    4. Greeted new arrivals to activities, introducing them to other participants, explaining facility rules, and encouraging participation.
    5. Explained principles, techniques, and safety procedures to participants in recreational activities and demonstrate the use of materials and equipment.
    6. Evaluate the recreation areas, facilities, and services to determine if they are producing desired results.
    7. Encouraged participants to develop their own activities and leadership skills through group discussions.
    8. Met and collaborated with agency personnel, community organizations, and other professional personnel to plan balanced recreational programs for participants.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Youth Worker Supervisor Resume

Objective : Youth Worker Supervisor who would like to promote a positive organization to bring in other partnerships to build a common goal. To work in an organization that provides me with an environment conducive to personal and professional satisfaction and enhances my managerial skills.

Skills : Fork Lift Operator, Leadership and Communication, Effective collaboration & Team Skills, Project Management, Facilitator and Organizer

Description :

    1. Successfully promotes youth violence awareness developed on the mission statement of the campaign.
    2. Experience working in a recreational/educational program setting including supervising participants in program areas to ensure compliance with rules and regulations.
    3. Assists in organizing, and supervising indoor and outdoor recreational and sports activities for youth and adults.
    4. Facilitates training in youth advocacy, violence awareness/intervention, and leadership development through civic engagement.
    5. Performs other related duties of a comparable level/type as assigned.
    6. Build one-on-one relationships, creates a positive rapport and lasting relationships through impeccable communication and follow-through.
    7. Worked on an alternative to discipline model with participants who were identified to have behavior issues.
    8. Fosters an environment of learning, empowerment, community involvement and activism.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Youth Worker - Part Time Resume

Objective : Youth Worker involved in motivating youths by conducting motivational seminars in colleges and universities. Feeding poor and needy. Serving the people by providing them spiritually. To further my career as a professional and to utilize my strong interpersonal skills in working with people.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Photography, painting, American sign language, Flash, Windows XP, Moviemaker, Powerpoint.

Description :

    1. Worked two summers with the Summer Splash Program for Children.
    2. Assisted the therapist with group activities throughout the day as well as assisted the children with their group activities.
    3. Monitored the children throughout the day to provide a safe environment during classroom time and mealtime, worked with the families when dropping off and picking up their children.
    4. Was a bus monitor for the children that rode the bus to the day camp.
    5. Communicated both written and orally with the families of the children.
    6. Developed daily activities for the children by using Word, PowerPoint, and Excel computer programs.
    7. Work in a residential treatment facility for chemically dependent and behaviorally challenged adolescents aged thirteen to seventeen.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Criminal Justice

Youth Worker - Part Time Resume

Objective : My objective is to obtain employment in my passions which are highlighted in my past work experiences, job training, and education. Function as customer service representative by answering multiple phone lines and assisting people in a fast-paced and demanding business or learning environment. Event planning for community events and small events. Teaching youth how to apply their education to real-life by conventionalization of academic curriculum.

Skills : Leadership and Communication, Effective collaboration & Team Skills, Project Management, Facilitator and Organizer

Description :

    1. Maintains discipline and security while providing direct supervision of assigned youthful offenders during their daily activities.
    2. Provided proper documentation of significant incidents or events as required by the department.
    3. Established and maintains an orderly and secure living, working and educational environment for youthful offenders within the guidelines established by the Department.
    4. Maintained discipline and management of offenders while establishing mutual respect.
    5. Consistently models positive behavior for residents by providing leadership for and positive interaction with offenders during their participation in various recreation and program activities.
    6. Executed daily operations of standards operating procedures while maintaining logs of all said duties and activities.
    7. Care, custody, and control of juvenile pre/post adjudicated criminal offenders.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Residential Youth Worker Resume

Objective : Seeking for the right opportunity to be a part of the organization which can provide a dynamic and challenging work environment to utilize the best use of knowledge for professional and career development. To obtain a youth ministry position where I can best use my love for God and His children in order to pour into youths' lives through close relationships and discipleship so they may become more like God.

Skills : Typing, Spanish speaker, De-escalation of situations, Research, Interacting with people, Computer literate, Excel and SPSS literate, organization, attention to detail, Writing reports and Documentation correctly, autonomy.

Description :

    1. Provided nursing care to mentally ill and emotionally disturbed children.
    2. Attended client's monthly treatment team meetings which were designed to improve client social skills and attitude, as well as convey tools needed for the client to achieve maximum performance.
    3. Hosted resident group meetings regarding interpersonal interaction, education, and personal adjustment.
    4. Utilized appropriate crisis intervention and behavioral management techniques to include physical restraint.
    5. Performed individual counseling; assisted residents in identifying and resolving areas of social, psychological, emotional and/or behavioral dysfunction.
    6. Maintained behavior management records and files processing to include a daily entry log reflecting individual needs, problems, and progress.
    7. The system was used to prepare clear and concise reports on critical incidents.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Youth Worker Resume

Objective : Youth Worker, successful and well-rounded when it comes to decision making and communication on a personal level. Excel in negotiation and responsible teamwork and work values. More than 4 years of the hands-on work environment, experience and know-how. Extensive knowledge of personal recognition of what is expected in the work force in order to be reproductive. Strong work ethic-passionate and dedicated to delivering high-quality job performance.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Windows.

Description :

    1. Supervision and support of children and young people placed within a residential or support service Ensuring that the safety and protection of the children and young people in the service are upheld.
    2. Facilitation and assistance to children and young people developing skills and achieving goals.
    3. Supporting and advocating for children and young people to progress and move towards success.
    4. Transportation and support of children and young people in various activities or appointments that are important to their development and growth.
    5. Attendance to children and young people's hygiene, health, nutrition, and daily living needs.
    6. Maintaining a clean and safe living environment.
    7. Engaging children and young people in activities that are of both a social and learning opportunity to advance their skills.
    8. Uphold at all times the Standards of Care.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science