Aggression Replacement Training Lead

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $31,909
Maximum: $33,786

Published

07/12/2018

Start Date

08/01/2018

Application Deadline

07/24/2018

Address

4555 Delridge Way SW
Seattle
WA
98106
United States

Description


Description

A.R.T. is an evidenced-based strategy that teaches youth how to understand and replace aggression and anti-social behavior with positive alternatives. The group topics include Anger Control, Social Skills, and Moral Reasoning.


The A.R.T. Lead will coordinate groups; provide group facilitation; arrange for and attend staff training in A.R.T curriculum; maintain the school and community partnerships needed to ensure contract participation levels are met.


Primary Responsibility:

  • Coordinate and Facilitate in partnership 4 ART groups per year in SW, SE, and Central Seattle
  • Coordinate and Facilitate in partnership 2 Behavior Modification groups per year
  • Build ongoing community and school partnerships with other providers within our area
  • Build Cross-program relationships within SWYFS
  • Set up and conduct ART orientations at various locations
  • Schedule ART classes
  • Ensure control procedures for the distribution of gifts and incentive are strictly followed 
  • Purchase and monitor budget for group supplies, incentives, food, gift cards, etc
  • Maintain timely and accurate group files
  • Complete Quality Assurance reviews of ART files
  • Attend all applicable agency and community staff meetings
  • Send 2 videos per ART group to the ART consultant for review
  • Complete monthly billing accurately and timely
  • 100% contract compliance


Other responsibilities

  • Promptly respond to phone calls and other inquiries from the community (schools, other agencies, etc.) on behalf of the Counseling Center, including requests for counseling
  • Develop a professional development plan in consultation with supervisor and attend appropriate training
  • Maintain appropriate professional boundaries with clients, families, co-workers and community resources
  • Resolve conflicts, directly, quickly, and appropriately
  • Discuss issues with tact and courtesy


Requirements

  • BA preferred; Youth development experience
  • Aggression Replacement Training Certification within 3 months of hire (SWYFS provided)
  • Ability to work with diverse groups and cultures
  • Ability to work as a team and independently
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Must pass a Washington State Patrol Criminal Background Check
  • Valid WA State Driver's license and reliable transportation
  • Clear driving record with no more than two violations in the last three years



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. This employer participates in E-Verify. The employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Benefits


Compensation

  • 36 hours per week, flexible scheduling
  • $17 - $18 hourly; non-exempt
  • Medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance; Paid sick and vacation leave; Paid holidays; Costco Membership


Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

http://www.swyfs.org/


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