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Overnight Awake Youth Advocate Supervisor

Who We Are…….

Bay State Community Services strives to provide services that promote the emotional and social well-being of the people and communities we serve. Bay State Community Services has provided innovative, responsive, and accessible programming designed to recognize the importance of individual dignity, family involvement to communities since 1971.

Be a part of a mission that focuses on empowering, affirming and fostering assistance to vulnerable and high- risk populations.

Program Description…….

The BSCS Beal Street program provides critical life and independent living skills to youth (ages 15-20). This short term, skill based, residential program provides a therapeutic environment that assists youth in developing the skills to successfully transition into young adulthood. 

The Overnight Youth Advocate is a direct service position. Overnight Youth Advocates ensure the safety and wellbeing of the youth of the program. This position is responsible for staying awake to ensure that all youth are accounted for throughout the overnight shift, as well as to ensure that youth are up and ready for morning appointments. 

What You Will Be Doing to Make a Difference....

· Ensures all youth (15-20 years old) are accounted for throughout the overnight shift
· Performs specific household chores (i.e. laundry) as assigned
· Responsible for ensuring that youth are up and ready for school
· Act as a positive role model to support youths’ wellbeing
· Spend time with and supervising 12 youths in a small home like environment  
Bay State Community Services (BSCS) recognized the hard work and dedication of our staff and has developed a comprehensive benefit package to support you and your family.

Benefits Begin On Your First Day of Employment

Important Health and Welfare Benefits
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Health and Dental Insurance 
Eye-Med Vision Benefits 
Employer Paid Life and Long-Term Disability Insurance 
Medical Flexible Spending Account and Dependent Care Account
Employee Assistance Program 

Generous Paid Time Off
35 Days Paid Time Off (15 Vacation Days, 12 Holidays and and 8 Sick Days)

Additional Benefits 
Retirement Plan 403(b) (employer match after the first year of employment)
Opportunities for Reduced Tuition for Clinical Master's Degree
Opportunities for Student Loan Forgiveness 
Mileage reimbursement

Extensive Training Program
Monthly Agency Wide Trainings (includes CEU's for obtaining/retaining license - LMHC, LMFT, LADC, CARC, LCSW and LICSW)
Supervision for Licensure and Specializations
Immediate Access to Comprehensive Online Self-Paced CEU Trainings
Opportunities for Certification in Evidence Based Practices



The desire to work with youth
Valid MA driver’s license with acceptable driving record

Additional Experience welcomed . . .
Prior experience with supervision/management/training
Experience working with youth
Education: Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Child Development, or Teaching
Residential Experience

Bay State Community Services is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing an environment free from bias, discrimination, or harassment of any kind, and mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all qualified applicants and teammates without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Bay State Community Services believes diversity, inclusion, and social justice are actions of integrity and respect, and as such Bay State Community Services seeks to operationalize policies, procedures and systems that support a talented, and diverse workforce.