Employment Opportunities

Youth Early Intervention Mentor & Youth Go Center Staff

Qualifications:
A 4-year degree in human services, psychology, education, social work or related field required.  Minimum 2 years’ experience working with middle and high school aged youth; experience working with diverse & historically underserved youth populations highly desired.

Personal Characteristics:
Caring, creativity, flexibility, enthusiasm, patience, commitment, and organization are necessary to succeed in this position. Ability to establish good boundaries and be a positive role model is vital.

Position information:
This full-time position starts at $26,000-30,000/ yr. (depending on education, experience, and credentials) with a generous benefit package including; paid vacation, paid holidays, paid sick time, as well as health, dental, life, and disability coverage.  Retirement bonus available after one year of employment.  A general schedule of Mon-Thurs. 2-10pm and Friday 2-8pm. will be expected throughout the school year with some flexibility available in the summer months.  This position is a 38 hr. per week full-time position.  A fully insured, reliable vehicle is necessary for this position.  Mileage is reimbursed.

Duties:
Early Intervention Mentor
The Early Intervention Mentoring position will be responsible for working directly with students assigned by Winnebago County for mentoring services. Weekly the mentor will work with 8 low to moderate risk youth in an attempt to build relationships, introduce the youth to healthy activities in the community, and expose the youth to healthy role models.  The program will be very individualized in order to meet the needs of each student, and will typically meet outside of traditional school hours. The Youth Go mentor must assess each student, and (together w/social worker) develop activities that will best meet the needs of each youth. Mentoring activities can consist of the following: healthy recreational activities, cultural and artistic exhibits or performances, sporting events, exposure to local college or technical school campuses, educational opportunities, youth serving organizations, and community service opportunities.

Youth Go Center Staff
As a Youth Go Center Staff member one will be a part of our dynamic team of professionals working with youth in 5th-12th grade at our teen drop in center.  Staff plan, implement, and engage with youth to ensure they are enjoying constructive recreation, education and social activities while visiting our agency.

 

To apply:

Please mail or e-mail (preferred) a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references that can attest to your work ethic and experience working with youth to:

Youth Go- Employment
213 Nicolet Blvd., Neenah, WI 54956

employment@youthgo.org

* All materials must be received by 8/20/21 to be considered.  Please note, resumes will not be reviewed until after this date.