Bilingual Youth Care Worker at Merraine Group

Company Name
Merraine Group
Job Title
Bilingual Youth Care Worker
Company Location
Albany, NY 12029
Contact Information
845 2901900
Required Education
High School
Rate Range
Job Description

Imagine playing a vital role in securing the safety and care of unaccompanied alien children in a warm and supportive environment.  This opportunity offers many pathways to advance your career.

You will oversee many operational functions that have a direct impact upon the care, comfort, and safety of children at risk.  You will work with children that reside in a family-style cottage located on a 2,000-acre campus.

Are you looking to make a positive difference in others’ lives by:

Demonstrating an eagerness to contribute above and beyond expectations

Being passionate about leaving things better than when you found them

Bringing an empathetic desire to help other others

Responsibilities include:

Direct supervision of youth

Reinforce acceptable behavior

Maintain supportive & therapeutic environment

Implement daily programs and routines

Coordinate transportation


Job Requirements

If you’re bilingual (English/Spanish) and have the following background, then we’d like to speak to you:

High school diploma or equivalent

Experience working with high risk youth in a residential treatment or child welfare setting

Ability to work flexible hours

Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record (travel required)

Our client is a child welfare organization with over 100 programs and services throughout New York State, meeting families where they need it most; in their homes and communities. The organization is led by a passionate and ambitious CEO dedicated to child welfare in New York State, and where 97% of the employees believe they are doing what matters. Come join a growing and progressive team with opportunities for career advancement.


How to Apply
please email with your updated resume.