If you are a student or recent graduate looking to gain experience working with juveniles, Central Counties Youth Center (CCYC) might be the place for you. CCYC is a secure juvenile detention center located in Bellefonte, PA, housing up to 14 juveniles while they await their court disposition or placement at a facility. We are seeking applicants for part-time and full-time Youth Counselor positions. These positions consist of working with juveniles between the ages of 10-17. Responsibilities include the supervision of daily activities, safety of the residents, security of the facility and teaching of life skills to the population.
Below you can find more information and specific requirements for the positions.
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-This position is regulated by the Department of Human Services and requires staff to:
1) Complete background checks
2) Be at least 21 years of age
3) Have an Associates Degree or 60 credit hours toward a Bachelor Degree
-Possess excellent written and verbal skills.