Residential Youth Treatment Specialist at Spencer Home in Fort Wayne, In

Position title: Residential Youth Treatment Specialist

Company Name: spencer home

Location of job:  Fort Wayne In

Full time

Job description:

General Statement of Responsibility:
To provide direct care to the residents in a manner consistent with their individual treatment
plans, and Lifeline’s guidelines, practices, and policies.


  • Work as a team with Lifeline staff to ensure Lifeline is able to follow the continuum of care
    for each resident.
    • Serve as a mentor to each youth.
    • Receive in-service orientation and training in child care methods.
    • Maintain order, intervene in crisis situations, and administer proper and fair and
    constructive discipline consistent with Lifeline’s policies.
    • Maintain an understanding of each resident’s treatment plan.
    • Be aware of and carry out Lifeline’s guidelines and practices as defined in Lifeline’s
    procedure manual.
    • Model and teach the balanced life concept in all interaction with residents.
    • Be a positive role model to the residents by demonstrating high moral and ethical standards.
    • Be active in discipleship interaction with residents and staff.
    • Promptly complete Lifeline’s incident reports when situations warrant reporting and ensure
    that they are forwarded to the Residential Program Coordinator.
    • Attend al regularly scheduled staff meetings.

Examples of Tasks:

  • Assist in maintaining records on the residents (points, levels, and medications).
    • Assist in supervising the chores and work hours.
    • Assist with transporting residents to various appointments and activities.
    • Dispense medications as authorized and prescribed.
    • Supervise meals.
    • Tour facilities daily to identify any new damage or unclean areas and report the information
    to the Program Coordinator.


  • High School Diploma/ GED; Bachelor’s degree preferred.
    • Must be at least 21 years of age
    • Must pass all background checks
    • Exceptional people skills
    • Problem solving skills


Company address:

Spencer Home
3619 Harris Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808, USA

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