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TWO GENERATION RESIDENT ADVISOR

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Covenant House New Orleans
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New Orleans, LA
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Published 22 days ago

GENERAL SUMMARY

  • The role of the Two Generation Resident Advisor is to advocate for and provide direct care services for youth seeking assistance from Covenant House New Orleans (CHNO). Ensure a welcoming and safe environment for all youth in accordance with the Covenant House Mission Statement, Five Principles, and Core Values. The Two Generation Resident Advisor assists children and families in achieving their case plan goals, including safety plans, physical and behavioral health care, educational advancement, employment, and life skills in conjunction with referrals to necessary legal and social services.

EDUCATION, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree in social services preferred, OR a minimum of 2 years’ experience working with at-risk youth or special needs populations.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a residential setting preferred.
  • Prior background working with homeless youth and families who have experienced abuse/violence, or other emotional and behavioral challenges using a trauma informed approach.
  • Knowledge of community resources and the skills to make referrals.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in crisis 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.

GENERAL SUMMARY

  • The role of the Two Generation Resident Advisor is to advocate for and provide direct care services for youth seeking assistance from Covenant House New Orleans (CHNO). Ensure a welcoming and safe environment for all youth…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    August 30, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    August 6, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

$14 - $14Non-exempt, $14.42 per hour, plus comprehensive benefits package.

Benefits

Health, Dental, Short & Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, 10 Paid Holidays, 403b Savings & Retirement Plan, Sick & Vacation Time, Employee Assistance Program, and One (1) free meal per shift.

Health, Dental, Short & Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, 10 Paid Holidays, 403b Savings & Retirement Plan, Sick & Vacation Time, Employee Assistance Program, and One…

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

QUALIFIED applicants should email a Cover letter and Resume (in one PDF document) to:

Covenant House New Orleans

Attention: Human Resources

611 N. Rampart Street

New Orleans, LA 70112

PLEASE: NO TELEPHONE CALLS (FIRM)

QUALIFIED applicants should email a Cover letter and Resume (in one PDF document) to:

Covenant House New Orleans

Attention: Human Resources

611 N. Rampart Street

New Orleans, LA 70112…

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