Residential Overnight Specialist – PT

Employment Status



Open until filled




YSS is seeking a part-time Residential Overnight Specialist to work in our Ames residential facility. The Residential Overnight Specialist will supervise and care for residential participants during the overnight and morning hours, while providing an atmosphere of mutual respect and trust.

The Specialist will remain awake at all times throughout the entire shift. A well functioning, nightly living routine will be carried out so that each participant can sleep undisturbed, insuring that participants remain in bed. This individual oversees bedtime and rising routines, and is responsible for cleaning, maintenance and laundry. This individual is responsible for completing required written and computerized paperwork, including scanning documents into the electronic file. This individual is also responsible for food preparation (breakfast), including ensuring all meals are in compliance with regulatory requirements.  This position is one of supervision rather than counseling or therapy.


A full job description is available within the application process.



A High School Diploma/GED is required.

One year of experience in the care and management of groups of adolescents is preferred.


For more information, please contact Anna Gonzalez at

All applicants are required to complete an online application.

YSS hires nicotine free staff only. EOE