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Yelena Escobar

Lehigh Acres,FL

Summary

Concerned Youth Care Worker experienced in working with children and youth ranging from early childhood through teenagers. Adept at completing home inspections and guaranteeing adolescents are safe and well taken care of. Coping with crisis situations and empathizing with juveniles from different backgrounds. Talented in developing and implementing core plans to meet individualized needs of children and young adults. Dedicated professional with strong background in providing evidence-based counseling services to individuals, couples and families. Skilled in developing treatment plans, conducting assessments and documenting progress. Committed to advocating for mental health and well-being of clients.

Overview

9
9
years of professional experience

Work History

Youth Care Worker

Southwest Key Programs
2022.03 - 2023.02
  • Assisted youth with obtaining resources such as food, clothing and shelter.
  • Completed clear and concise documentation of youth behavior and actions.
  • Utilized system model to teach youth life skills in accordance with individualized treatment plans.
  • Aided with crisis intervention by redirecting negative behaviors and offering peer counseling.
  • Evaluated needs of youth and outlined measures to address.
  • Assisted in proper evacuation of youth during emergency situations such as inclement weather.
  • Attended Handle With Care trainings to enhance staff and youth safety during physical intervention.
  • Substituted in absence of teachers during school hours.
  • Provided emergency response in crisis situations to diffuse tensions and prevent violence.
  • Listened to clients' concerns and provided encouragement and support.
  • Determined clients' risk of self-harm or other dangerous behaviors.
  • Supported individuals dealing with mental health and emotional issues.
  • Assisted clients in exploring feelings and understanding behaviors.

Houseperson

Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino
2018.01 - 2021.05
  • Kept building entryway glass clean and polished for professional presentation.
  • Gathered linen supplies and organized linen closets for prompt room restocking.
  • Disposed of trash and recyclables each day to avoid waste buildup.
  • Restocked room supplies such as facial tissues for personal touch with every job.
  • Refilled par stock of guest amenities and supplies in each housekeeping storage area.
  • Filed maintenance work order forms to notify maintenance of needed repairs.
  • Reported found guest articles and merchandise damage to managers on duty.
  • Rotated mattresses regularly to prevent sagging and promote guest comfort.
  • Completed laundry services with special attention to care instructions for hand-washing and dry cleaning.
  • Handled requests for extra linens, toiletries and other supplies.
  • Sorted, laundered and put away various laundry items.
  • Maintained spaces with routine upkeep and basic repairs, coordinating with management on more advanced needs.
  • Restocked cleaning storage cabinets, carts and baskets for easy use.
  • Removed bed sheets and towels from rooms and pre-treated stains to maintain and restore linen condition.
  • Collected trash and moved garbage cans from kitchen areas to pick-up stations.
  • Restocked towels and amenities in bathrooms, bedrooms and kitchen spaces.

Butchershop

Cardenas Markets
2014.06 - 2017.12
  • Skilled at working independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Self-motivated, with a strong sense of personal responsibility.
  • Proven ability to learn quickly and adapt to new situations.
  • Worked well in a team setting, providing support and guidance.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.

Education

European Massage Therapy School
Las Vegas, NV
05.2015

High School Diploma -

Francisco De Miranda
Habana, Cuba
05.2010

Skills

  • Group and Individual Sessions
  • Dedicated Support
  • Program Operations
  • Therapeutic Services
  • Youth Advocacy
  • Living Skills Assistance
  • Safety Protocols
  • Customer Satisfaction

Languages

Spanish
Full Professional
English
Professional Working

Timeline

Youth Care Worker

Southwest Key Programs
2022.03 - 2023.02

Houseperson

Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino
2018.01 - 2021.05

Butchershop

Cardenas Markets
2014.06 - 2017.12

European Massage Therapy School

High School Diploma -

Francisco De Miranda
Yelena Escobar