Morningstar Children and Family Services actively seeks individuals who are mission minded, energetic team players and have a desire to make a difference in the lives of others. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, possess a valid Georgia drivers license, good driving record and clean criminal background check.
Direct Care Staff (Group Leader I)
- 1st and 2nd shift (7 am – 3 pm and 3-11 pm)
- Job Summary:A. The GL I must have the ability, energy, flexibility and maturity to relate to children, youth and adults.* He/she must display the motivation and desire to learn and develop appropriate childcare skills and meet all the employment qualifications as outlined in the standard for a child caring institution.* The GL I must be willing to follow the directions or instruction of the Cottage Supervisor.* Safety and Supervision of the youth in his/her care is of the utmost importance from the start of his/her assigned shift.* The Group Leader I is responsible for providing direct supervision of clients and the facility in a manner which creates a family-oriented environment.Qualifications:* Training and experience of Group Leader I necessitates a high school education or equivalent. Some college training in the social services or related fields is a preference.* The GL I shall be no younger than 21 years of age. The position requires that the Group Leader I must hold or obtain a valid Georgia Driver’s License and be approved through the Georgia DHR Criminal Records Check. The Group Leader I must have the ability to work well with all agency staff, teachers, families, and caseworkers to meet the needs of a client in care. One specific area of personal knowledge demands applying principals and procedures of childcare, appropriate behavior modification during individual or group supervision and when involved in crisis intervention. The other areas of knowledge requires teaching and monitoring proper manners, grooming, hygiene, housekeeping, skills and basic living forms.