Program Assistant- Hanover, PA

Program Assistant- Onsite Autism Center
Hanover, PA
Part-Time or Full-time

Pay starts at $14.28 and increases with experience.

Mission and Vision: Inspiring hope and healthy living by providing behavioral health and wellness services one person at a time.

Core Values:
Compassion, Empowerment, Integrity, Safety, Respect, Diversity, and Teamwork.

TrueNorth Wellness is seeking a Program Assistant in their autism program.  The ideal candidate will enjoy working with children, be a team player and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment.  If you enjoy working with other professionals and performing a variety of activities, please reach out for an interview today. 

Requirements: 

  • High School diploma and one year of working with children and adolescents.   

Benefits:

  • Paid time off.
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Work Schedules
  • health benefits for full time employees


ESSENTIAL COMPETENCIES with DUTIES and ACTIVITIES

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential competency listed below satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative (not exhaustive) of the knowledge, skills, minimum education, training, licensure, experience, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

  • The ability to function effectively as a member of an interpersonal team that includes behavioral health professionals, community members, clients, their families, and co-workers
  • Help prepare materials for the day
  • Clean up group areas as assigned and during group sessions
  • Help maintain behavioral plans as assigned 
  • Check-in and escort children in and out of sessions
  • Help maintain safety for all children
  • The ability to establish rapport, respect, and communicate, both orally and written, effectively with clients, families, supervisors, community members, and co-workers.
  • The ability to access and continually improve the treatment service and use of technology to support and improve the effectiveness of the autism specialty service

TrueNorth Wellness Services has been providing our communities with behavioral health and wellness programs for more than 40 years and strives to create a safe environment of trusting relationships and a culture of hope and healing where all will thrive.

TrueNorth Wellness Services is proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. TrueNorth is also a trauma-informed organization, and all employees are expected to demonstrate behaviors that further that goal.