We have the following positions available at Youth Bridge. Join our team today and make contribution to the youth in our community.

School-Based Mental Health Paraprofessional

We are recruiting for a School-Based Mental Health Paraprofessional for the Washington County school systems.  Duties include providing clinical interventions and therapeutic treatment under the direction of a Mental Health Therapist whom you will partner with to fully implement the individual treatment plan.  You will also serve as a liaison with school staff.  Bachelor’s degree required.  This position is paid on a productivity basis.


To apply for this position or obtain additional information, contact Human Resources.  Open until filled.

Education Paraprofessional

We are recruiting for our Journey House classroom.  Duties include classroom management while assisting teaching staff and providing therapeutic care to the residents.  You will coordinate instructional efforts with the teacher, tutor, grade papers, make copies, prepare lessons, file, plan/administer exams, assist with assessments, and maintain disciplinary records.   This is a 12-month position that shares responsibility for the provision of educational services during the summer school session.  At least two years of college required (bachelor’s degree preferred.)


To apply for this position or obtain additional information, contact Human Resources. Open until filled.

Residential Shift Leader

We are recruiting for a Shift Leader who is focused on high quality client care and teamwork to work in Julie House (short-term boys’ shelter.)  The Shift Leader is responsible for facilitating a therapeutic environment; supervising direct care staff; being an active member of the multi-disciplinary treatment team; and, assisting in household management and upkeep.  Requirements include high school diploma or equivalent and six months’ relevant experience (at least two years of college and one year relevant experience preferred.)  Must be able to work non-traditional hours including nights and weekends.


To apply for this position or obtain additional information, contact Human Resources.  Applicants will be accepted until 5:00 p.m., Friday, April 7, 2017.

Youth Development Specialist

Youth Development Specialists to work in the Substance Abuse Residential Treatment Facility.  Under supervision of the Shift Leader Youth Development Specialists perform various duties focused on providing residents with a normalized homelike environment that fosters the building of healthy relationships among their family, peers, and staff members. Youth Development Specialists are active members of the treatment team who are focused on implementation of individualized service plans. Duties also include maintaining documentation of services in accordance with policies and procedures.  To apply or obtain additional information, contact Human Resources.

Mental Health Paraprofessional (MHPP)/ Counselor in Training (CIT): Carroll County

provides clinical interventions and substance abuse counseling that reinforce and model therapeutic techniques and treatments for at-risk youth in outpatient and school-based settings.  Bachelor’s degree in behavioral science field required and one year experience preferred.  Full-time productivity-based pay position.

To express interest in a position, forward application information or contact Human Resources for additional information.

School-Based Support Tech - Washington County (30 hours/week)

Two Positions available:

School-based Support Techs provide routine clerical and administrative support the Therapists and Paraprofessionals in the assigned school.  Techs support implementation of the individual treatment plans and serve as a member of the inter-disciplinary treatment team.  Duties include:

  • Facilitating telephone communication including scheduling appointments and making reminder calls.
  • Conducting day rehab groups.
  • Facilitating meetings for after school programs including set-up, food/drinks, clean-up, signing students in/out, and transporting students home.
  • Maintaining clinical records.
  • Providing high level client care/assistance.

Requirements are a high school diploma (or equivalent) and six months related experience or training.  One year experience preferred.

To apply for a position or obtain additional information, contact Human Resources.

Please submit application & resume to:

Youth Bridge, Inc.
ATTN: Human Resources / Job Title
2153 E. Joyce Blvd, Ste 201
Fayetteville, AR 72703

or email – careers@youthbridge.com

In the subject line, please make sure to put the job title that you are applying for.

Youth Bridge, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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