Program Supervisors at Friends of Youth


Job Type

Full Time

Published:

04/11/2018

Address

13116 NE 132nd St.
Kirkland
Washington
98034
United States

Description

Friends of Youth has two openings for full-time Program Supervisors in Kirkland, Washington: at our Youth Haven Shelter and at our New Roads program. Our Youth Haven Shelter provides housing for homeless youth ages 7-17, and our New Roads program provides housing for unaccompanied refugee and immigrant youth ages 16-20.


The Program Supervisors assist in establishing and maintaining a caring, healthy, and therapeutic atmosphere for all youth in the program and sets an example for staff in the supervision, monitoring, and documenting of youth activities and behavior. They also serve as assistant to the Program Managers in orienting, training, scheduling and supervising the staff team. 


SCHEDULE: Full-time. Day and/or swing shifts.


QUALIFICATIONS:

1. A Bachelor of Arts Degree in the social sciences area is preferred.

2. Minimum one year experience working with youth in a residential setting.

3. Previous supervisory experience preferred.

4. Ability to engage with diverse populations in a culturally responsive manner.

5. Must have a valid Washington State driver's license, or obtain one by employment date if a requirement for the position; must have Red Cross First Aid Card, CPR, TB screening, or obtain within thirty days of hire.

6. New Roads position: Previous experience working with refugee/immigrant youth and/or bilingual in English and a second language preferred.


For additional information on job duties and requirements, please visit our website at: www.friendsofyouth.org/employment.aspx.


SALARY: $48,000 annually


EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMENT: Friends of Youth is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs, and not on the basis of race, sex/gender, religion/creed, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, national origin, genetic markers, military or veterans status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. 


People of Color and Members of the LGBTQ community are strongly encouraged to apply.


ABOUT FRIENDS OF YOUTH:

Founded in 1951, Friends of Youth provides a comprehensive range of shelter, housing, counseling and prevention services for youth and young adults and their families in King and Snohomish Counties in Washington State. Friends of Youth is the primary provider of services for homeless youth and young adults in East King County. Services include street outreach, emergency shelter, transitional living programs, supported permanent housing, employment and mental health support. To learn more about Friends of Youth, please visit our web site at www.friendsofyouth.org.

Benefits

Friends of Youth provides a competitive benefits package to full time employees including medical, dental, vision, long-term disability, 403(b) retirement plan and matching, vacation leave, sick leave, and 11 paid holidays.

Level of Language Proficiency

New Roads position: Previous experience working with refugee/immigrant youth and/or bilingual in English and a second language preferred.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

bailee@friendsofyouth.org

http://www.friendsofyouth.org/employment.aspx

Please send cover letter and resume to Bailee Bryant at the email provided.


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