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Make an impact on transitional age youth.

 
 

YOUTH ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST

HOURS: 15 hours per week Mon-Friday from 3pm-6pm and one Friday per month to 8pm.

COMPENSATION: $11.50-13.00 per Hour DOE

ABOUT THE POSITION:
The Youth Engagement Specialist will use their past experience to supervise and engage youth at the Youth Rising Drop-in Center.

SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL HAVE:
This individual must have demonstrated knowledge of mental illnesses, recovery, community resources, support services and referral systems. The individual selected for this position must be a young adult that has been a previous consumer of mental health services within the last 10 years as the result of emotional challenges. Must demonstrate evidence of having sustained significant recovery for extended period of time. *Preference will be given to those seeking to, or who have already obtained a Bachelor's Degree.

HOW TO APPLY
Applicants should send a resume and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position and why they would enjoy working with youth in middle school and high school to tasha@youth-rising.com

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted. Your information and resume will be saved on file if you are a prospective candidate for future positions.

Please note the selected candidate will be required to submit to a Background check as well as a safe driving check in order to operate agency vehicles.