Thursday, July 17 2014 9:49 AM EDT2014-07-17 13:49:05 GMT
The body of a homeless man was found Tuesday morning on the railroad tracks near Fifth Avenue and 16thStreet in Columbus. Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan has identified the 62-year-old victim but saysMore >>
The body of a homeless man was found Tuesday morning on the railroad tracks near Fifth Avenue and 16thStreet in Columbus.More >>
Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:43 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:43:13 GMT
A local family is still in shock after an uninvited guest slithered toward their north Columbus home. The family spoke exclusively with News Leader 9 to gain answers about a huge python they found tryingMore >>
The family spoke exclusively with News Leader 9 to gain answers about a huge python they found trying to get through the back gate of their home on Raleigh Court.More >>
Providing day to day services to the youth on our campus.
Crisis Management and Intervention.
Bachelor's Degree in a Social Services Field and/or minimum of two years experience working with children.
Must have a valid Georgia Drivers License and eligible for inclusion on TMH's automobile insurance policy.
Ability to communicate well with people in person and over the phone.
Ability to meet and handle the public with tact and poise.
Maintain high level of confidentiality.
Ability to understand and consistently implement policies and procedures of the Agency.
Ability to show sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural difference in the service population
Strong documentation skills.
Experience working with web based computer programs.
Essential Functions of the position:
Duties are performed in a variety of environments ranging from highly stressful and potentially aggressive (physical interventions, escorts, etc. to casual and leisurely, in both indoor and outdoor settings.
Ability to successfully complete the Crisis Aggression Limitation Management training program and conduct physical interventions. Examples: (1) Escorting a child by the arm to deescalate (2) Support a child's movement to a seated position to the floor or to a chair.
Necessary stamina and temperament to work with children and youth (ages 6-18) who are experiencing crisis and/or emotional and/or behavior disorders.
Schedule may include weekends and/or evenings.
Must be able to transport residents using a 15 passenger van.
Columbus East Career Center Goodwill Industries of the Southern Rivers, Inc. 6707 Flat Rock Court Midland, GA 31820 Office: (762) 208-4402
Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:36:08 GMT
One vendor claims that some of his jewelry was stolen during the break-in. It is unknown if any other items were stolen.More >>
Less than 24 hours after the owners of A&K Thrift Mall in Phenix City released a statement about their sudden closing the locked doors are broken into. But no vendors were allowed to take items from their booths. News Leader 9's Tyrone McCoy has been following this story and joins us now with more details.More >>
Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:26 AM EDT2014-07-22 10:26:05 GMT
On Monday, July 21 at approximately 12:50 p.m., the Opelika Police Department received a call of a gunshot victim in the 500 block of Edmon Avenue. More >>
On Monday, July 21 at approximately 12:50 p.m., the Opelika Police Department received a call of a gunshot victim in the 500 block of Edmon Avenue. Upon arrival, they located a juvenile male suffering from a gunshot wound.More >>
Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:32 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:32:10 GMT
Families in Alabama and Georgia are gearing up to go back to school and getting ready for the annual tax-free weekend, which gives shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain school supplies, computers More >>
Families in Alabama and Georgia are gearing up to go back to school and getting ready for the annual tax-free weekend, which gives shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain school supplies, computers and clothing free of state sales tax.More >>