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YouTh SErvicES WorkEr Job opENiNgS Youth Services Worker – 15 NEW positions available. The State Training School for Boys is expanding its’ capacity and efficiency around safety. To accomplish this goal we’re are adding multiple Youth Service Workers. These are newly added positions that will allow growth and mission/goal achievement. The State Training School (STS) at Eldora offers a holistic, social, behavioral, psychiatric, academic, and vocational program that utilizes supportive counseling, behavioral health treatment, and consequences paired with praise and opportunity to males, ages 12 to 18 years old who have been adjudicated delinquent. Services and programs provide individualized evaluation and treatment, and offer comprehensive education with the goal of transitioning young men back to the community. The psychologists, counselors, substance abuse professionals and others at the STS are integral to the successful outcome of young men at the facility. The facility is operated by the Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS). The program available for residents includes: • General education studies • Special education programs • Competency-based vocational programs • High School Equivalency Diploma (formerly GED) • Title I • Counseling YouTh SErvicES WorkEr The Youth Services Workers at the STS are integral to the successful outcome of young men at the facility. If you enjoy challenging, yet rewarding work helping students find stability in their lives and security in their future, and can work as part of a team to help reach these goals you will want to have a career at the STS. Salary: $34,736.00 - $50,772.80 Annually. Shift differential is $.60 or $.65 per hour Location: Eldora - 50627 - Hardin County, IA Closing: 6/14/2020 11:59 PM Central Job Type: Full-time Job Number: 20-02134 LinkedIn Tag #LI-POST Applications will be reviewed each week since more than one position is available, please submit timely. The State Training School is located in Eldora, Iowa, home of the Pine Lake State Park which offers an array of outdoor recreational activities. Eldora is an Iowa River Greenbelt Community with the Iowa River Greenbelt Scenic Drive winding through a picturesque landscape of valleys, woods and streams. Eldora is 45 minutes from Ames and Cedar Falls, 30 minutes Marshalltown, and only 22 minutes from Iowa Falls. As an employee of the STS you are a State of Iowa employee and eligible for a comprehensive benefits package that includes the following and more. • Insurance – Health, Dental, Life, Voluntary Life, and Long Term Disability • The cost for medical and dental is $45 per month for single coverage • Medical and Dental coverage combined for a family is $201 per month. • IPERS (Iowa Public Employee Retirement System)-Fixed Income Pension • Deferred Compensation with a State-Funded match similar to a 401K • Paid Leave – 9 Holidays, Sick Leave, Family Sick Leave, Vacation, & Military Leave • Strong Opportunity for Advancement, Growth, and Development. To learn more about benefits available to State of Iowa employees visit the benefits web page. Applicants must apply on line, please apply at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/iowa Search: Filter - Location - Eldora If you have questions please contact: State Training School • Ed Gilliland or Brett Lawrence 3211 Edgington Avenue, Eldora, IA 50627 • Phone: 641-858-5402 Applications should be submitted using the link above no later than JUNE 14, 2020. The State of Iowa is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.