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Therapeutic Mentor 1368979

Company: Camelot Care Center of IL
Location: Itasca
Posted on: June 26, 2022

Job Description:

Therapeutic Mentor Part Time
Looking to do meaningful work helping others in the community as a Therapeutic Mentor?
Camelot Care Centers, part of Pathways one of the largest national providers of accessible, outcome-based behavioral and mental health services, is in search of a compassionate, caring, growth-minded Therapeutic Mentor.
Camelot Care Centers have offered a broad range of youth and family services since 1972. All services provided are designed to maintain children at the lowest and least restrictive yet the most appropriate level of care and to support or seek permanent living arrangements. Camelot Care Centers ("Camelot") is a Child Welfare Agency licensed by the State of Illinois, a member of the Child Care Association of Illinois, and is accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA).
About your Role: Camelot Care Centers Team is seeking a dynamic individual to join our team as a Therapeutic Mentor Part-Time who will service as a positive role model, provide support and assistance, and engage the young person in activities directly responsive to his/her current high risk behaviors. The overarching goal of our program is to assist disadvantaged youth, and to develop coping skills in order to navigate some of their most challenging life circumstances. The role of the Therapeutic Mentor is to work directly with those youths who have a higher need for target mentoring and greater number of hours of mentoring each week. The Therapeutic Mentor provides services and supports for clients necessary to assist the client to achieve and maintain rehabilitative, resiliency and recovery goals. Facilitate skill building, identification and use of natural supports, and use of community resources.

Reporting to the Mentor Coordinator, the Therapeutic Mentor is responsible for completing sufficient training, both at the outset of their work and on an ongoing basis. The Therapeutic Mentor will carry out all responsibilities of the position as defined.
****The schedule for this position is Nights and Weekends****
Does the Following Apply to You? High School Diploma Must be 21 or older Ideal candidates have skills gained through experience working with youth one-on-one, experience in presenting a skill building or social development program, or experience and knowledge related to behavior management techniques Perks for working Full time at Pathways :

401 K Plan Opportunities for advancement in our national company! As we grow, you grow with us! Employee Assistance Program Perks @ Pathways (student loan refinancing, pet insurance, Verizon wireless discount, movie, hotel, concert and sporting event discounts)
If you're #readytowork Camelot Care Centers is #readytohire!
Not the job youre looking for? Camelot Care Centers has a variety of positions in various locations; please go to
To Learn More About Us: Pathways @ Camelot Care Centers @

Pathways is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Job Industries
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Keywords: Camelot Care Center of IL, Chicago , Therapeutic Mentor 1368979, Other , Itasca, Illinois

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