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Join our awesome team at Mike’s Paddle! Our stand up paddleboard shop is looking for an Summer Camp Head Coach that has a love for Stand Up Paddling and a strong background in youth summer camp management. The camp supervisor is responsible for managing camp instructors and volunteers, coaching youth between the ages of 6 - 17 and promoting water and camp safety. We value teamwork, safety/risk management and hard working individuals who have a fun attitude/approach toward working with youth. Please send a cover letter and resume to apply. 

Direct Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Oversees daily operations and instruction of youth programs.

  • Oversees and develops instructor staff and Interns. Facilitates training for all new and returning instructors including all policies, procedures and emergency action plans.

  • Oversees the registration for all programs, to include maintenance of the registration database system, program paperwork, and addresses refund issues as needed.

  • Maintains files and paperwork for all programs while they are in session, including; participant liability and medical forms, medical emergency and incident report forms, risk management reports and policy updates.

  • Manage the regular maintenance, inventory, and repair of equipment. Coordinates with the Program Director regarding facility development, equipment maintenance, and purchases.

  • Works with Program Director to develop program curriculum, activities, and structure to meet the needs and outcomes of Youth Program

  • Must be flexible in working additional hours to include evenings and weekends.

  • May perform other duties as needed.

Physical Requirements: Must be physically fit with the ability to lift and carry equipment (approximately 45 pounds). Also must have the ability to stand up paddle, swim, and feel very conferrable in open water.  

Experience, Skills, and Knowledge:


  • Must have had at least two years of experience with a recreation program, outdoor leadership, customer service, and supervision.

  • Have at least 2 years of experience with outdoor adventure programs and youth facilitation.

  • Ability to work well with the program director, instructors, volunteers, youth participants, parents, organizations, clients, and the surrounding community.

  • Heightened focus on Risk Management in an outdoor setting.

  • Ability to train and supervise various instructors and volunteers.

  • Excellent customer service skills to include the ability to respond courteously and knowledgeably to the needs of all customers, proper telephone etiquette and other related business practices.

  • A high degree of initiative, self-motivation, and ability to motivate others.

  • Ability to provide a working atmosphere that is fun, positive and productive.

Preferred credentials:


  • American Canoe Association Level 1 SUP

  • Must have a current CPR and First Aid certification

  • Open Water Lifeguarding

  • Complete a background check  

Mike's Paddle 1120 Ballena Blvd. #200Alameda, CA 94501415-295-2925

 


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Job Title: Case Manager Youth Services 

Program: MiCasa Transitional Housing Program

Location: Concord, CA

Annual Salary: $17.00-$18.50

Classification: Full-Time with Benefits

Shift: Weds - Thurs 10 AM - 6:00 PM / Fri - Sun 4 PM - 12 AM

AGENCY OVERVIEW: Lutheran Social Services of Northern California is a Non-Profit agency providing services in supportive housing, case management and money management.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW: MiCasa is a two year transitional housing program for young adults who are homeless who have emancipated from foster care. Supportive services are provided to promote self-sufficiency and wellness. The program utilizes a strength-based approach, helping participants rely on and increase their internal resources and linking them to supportive relationships and resources outside themselves.

QUALIFICATIONS:


  • Maintain a strength-based perspective.

  • Provide diverse services to diverse people.

  • Treat others with respect and courtesy, striving for open and honest working relationships.

  • Maintain high ethical standards when dealing with others.

  • Demonstrate good judgment and common sense.

  • BA or BS degree from an accredited college or university, preferably with a major in a behavioral science, and/or 2-3 years experience in the human services field.

  • Ability to work with clients from diverse social and ethnic backgrounds.

  • Professional experience working with clients who are in or who have emancipated from the foster care system.

  • Professional experience working with clients who have AOD dependencies, mental health diagnoses, and/or domestic violence histories.

  • Ability to access community-based services and to collaborate with other service providers.

  • Good writing and analytical skills.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Ability to work independently, make effective decisions and utilize supervision as needed.

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting.

  • Ability to multi-task and set priorities

  • Must have a valid CA Driver License, current registration and required insurance in accordance with California Vehicle Code requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactory. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:


  • Provide case management to ten emancipated foster youth living in a shared housing setting.

  • Support the development of client-focused treatment plan

  • Provide initial and ongoing client assessment.

  • Provide crisis intervention, referrals, and collaborative consult with any service providers working with client.

  • Work with clients to establish case plans that address critical needs such as education, employment, mental health and AOD treatment, and budgeting.

  • Maintain up-to-date, accurate written case files for each client, including case notes, treatment plans, quarterly summaries and other program reports and assessments, as well as other record keeping as required by the agency.

  • Attend housing services staff meetings and program meetings.

  • Serve as a role model in guiding clients and facilitating appropriate behavior regarding relevant skills, self-care, personal interaction, social relationships and constructive time management.

  • Other duties as assigned by the Program Manager.


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