Youth Care Worker 1

1 Postion available

Grade 9


Full Time


Closing Date is: Monday, November 19, 2015 @ 3PM



Responsible for care, supervision & security of juvenile detainees; conducts psycho-educational groups; does related work as required.  Applicants must comply with Interdepartmental Standard 22 VAC 42-10-760 which prohibits cross gender supervision of detainees during showers, dressing and toileting.  To be considered for the position, applicant must indicate on the application that they are willing to work a schedule that includes days, evenings and weekends.  Set schedules are not guaranteed.  Applicant must be at least 18 yrs. of age, pass physical exam with drug screen, and pass criminal and Child Protective Services background check.  Please read the job description provided below.  Applicants who do not meet the requirements will not be considered for the position advertised.


Must be available to work different shifts, holidays and weekends.  Those not chosen for full time may be considered for part time.


See Youth Care Worker Job Description below for more details.


Apply M-F, 8 a.m. 4 p.m. at the Roanoke Valley Juvenile Detention Center, 498 Coyner Springs Road, Roanoke, VA 24012, (540) 561-3840.  Application may also be downloaded from www.rvjdc.org.  Resumes accepted only when accompanied by a completed RVJDC Application. 



 Youth Care Worker  Job Description


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