Careers

Team Lead

A Team Lead with RISE Youth & Family Services is a direct service employee with additional responsibilities in leadership and execution of service provision at the agency. A Team Lead is primarily a resource to other service providers in clarifying duties and expectations of service and related policies and procedures at RISE. A Team Lead is responsible for having a deep understanding of the policies and procedures of the service array(s) that are represented by other employees on their “team”, so that they can respond to questions and help support employees in their role. A Team Lead is available to provide additional “hands-on” support for business operations.

Essential Function/Responsibilities

  • Serve as a model employee providing excellent service to their own caseload of clients and meeting or exceeding all job requirements
  • Attend all client, family and team functions sponsored by the agency
  • Be available via phone and email to provide real-time support to providers in the field (examples: youth in crisis, unsure of resources available, trouble writing notes)
  • Maintain office hours (2-5 per week) which may consist of:
    • Note approval
    • Support for current staff who might be struggling with processes
    • Training/support as outlined below
  • Coordinate with RISE Leadership Team to support onboarding of new staff including:
    • Meet with new staff to help them understand paperwork/processes with documentation
    • Provide support and resources for new staff in regard to their job responsibilities
    • Assist in new provider training (set up of room, co-facilitation of training)
    • Provide shadowing opportunities for new or current staff as recommended by direct supervisor or agency Directory
  • Assist with staff meetings and other leadership committees (ex: event planning)
  • Assist in providing coverage of crisis or other clients when staff are unavailable

Requirements

  • 2 or more years of experience (preferred) working with emotionally disturbed youth
  • Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent and completion of required training
  • Demonstration of high-quality service and ethical decision making
  • Demonstration of leadership ability
  • Detail oriented and responsive in a timely fashion
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Please send completed Job Application to riseyouthandfamily@gmail.com along with your resume.

Mentor/Crisis Stabilizer (DANE COUNTY POSITION)

RISE Youth & Family Services is currently seeking mentors and crisis stabilizers to work with youth and families in DANE County.

Job duties

  • Participate in activities with youth on at least a weekly basis
  • Communication with supervisors and other team members
  • Participate in team meetings as needed
  • Facilitate emotional and social growth through interactions, activities and education
  • Follow treatment goals outlined in Plan of Care or Treatment Plan
  • Assist with crisis de-escalation and/or behavior interventions as needed
  • Complete all required documentation

Requirements

  • 21 years of age
  • Minimum of high school diploma
  • Good driving record
  • Must have safe and reliable vehicle and ability to provide proof of auto insurance
  • Completion of all required background checks
  • Experience working with youth in a formal or informal setting
  • Completion of required training (20-40 hours depending on experience)
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Please send completed Job Application to riseyouthandfamily@gmail.com along with your resume.

Therapist

Job duties

  • Complete psychosocial assessments.
  • Develop and implement treatment plans and all other required documentation.
  • Provide therapy services in setting and at frequency determined by team.
  • Participate in all client treatment team meetings.

Requirements

  • Master’s level degree or higher.
  • Current WI state licensure.
  • Good driving record.
  • Must have safe and reliable vehicle and ability to provide proof of auto insurance.
  • Completion of all required background checks.
  • Background working with youth and/or families preferred.
Apply

(Download Job Application)

Please send completed Job Application to riseyouthandfamily@gmail.com along with your resume.