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YOUNG FAMILIES RESIDENT ADVISOR - Full-time

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Covenant House New Orleans
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New Orleans, LA
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Published 11 days ago

The role of the Young Families Resident Advisor is to ensure a welcoming and safe

environment for all first time expecting mothers in the Maternal Pathway

Program at Covenant House New Orleans (CHNO). Resident Advisors advocate for

and provide direct care services, mentoring, and support to youth in accordance

with the Covenant House Mission, Principles, and Core Values.

EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in social services and/or public health preferred, OR a minimum of two (2) years’ experience working with at-risk youth: expecting young mothers and/or homelessness. Minimum of two (2) years in a residential/transitional living setting preferred.
  • Prior experience working with youth who have experienced homelessness, trauma, or other emotional and behavioral challenges using a trauma informed approach.
  • Knowledge of community resources, and the ability to make referrals.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in crisis situations and to supervise youth, maintain order, and exercise authority in an appropriate manner.
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable to the needs of youth and the agency.
  • Valid driver’s license.

The role of the Young Families Resident Advisor is to ensure a welcoming and safe

environment for all first time expecting mothers in the Maternal Pathway

Program at Covenant House New Orleans (CHNO). Resident Advisors advocate for

and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    October 3, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    August 29, 2022
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Experience Level
    Intermediate
Compensation
USD $31,220 - USD $31,221
/ hour
Exact Rate is $15.01 per hour; Non-exempt (hourly).

Benefits

Health, Dental, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, 403b Savings and Retirement Plan, Employee Assistance Program, Sick & Vacation Time, and 11 Paid Holidays, and one (1) free meal per shift.

Health, Dental, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, 403b Savings and Retirement Plan, Employee Assistance Program, Sick & Vacation Time, and 11 Paid…

Level of Language Proficiency

English; Spanish helpful.

English; Spanish helpful.

Location

On-site
611 North Rampart Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, United States

How to Apply

Before submitting interest, applicants are required to:

  1. Watch the Documentary "Shelter" - a link is on our website www.covenanthousenola.org
  2. Be fully vaccinated for COVID-19; proof of vaccination is required.

Submit a cover letter and resume in one (1) PDF file. The cover letter should reflect the name of the position for which you are applying, attest to having watched the documentary "Shelter" and attest to being fully vaccinated; submit to:

Covenant House New Orleans, Attn: Human Resources, 611 N. Rampart St., New Orleans, LA 70112

via email: mchanel@covenanthouse.org

Before submitting interest, applicants are required to:

  1. Watch the Documentary "Shelter" - a link is on our website www.covenanthousenola.org
  2. Be fully vaccinated for COVID-19; proof…

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