Huckleberry Youth Programs, is seeking a person with a passion for connecting with and engaging young people to assist us in our mission to educate, inspire, and support under-served youth to develop healthy life choices, to maximize their potential, and to realize their dreams. Since 1967, we have accomplished this by providing San Francisco and Marin youth and their families with a network of services and opportunities by caring peers and adults. Watch our story!
We're looking for Residential Counselors! The Residential Counselor is a member of the Huckleberry House team that offers continuous 24-hour crisis intervention and resolution services and emergency shelter to youth between the ages of 11 and 17. Program goals are to mediate family crises, reunite youth with their families, and empower youth to identify healthy life choices and develop positive decision-making skills.
We're looking for someone with the following qualities:
1. Passion for connecting with and engaging young people.
2. Experience working with youth at risk.
3. Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team.
4. Highly organized, creative, and innovative.
5. Ability to take initiative and work proactively.
6. High level of professionalism and ethical standards.
For a detailed job description see our website.
We're a great place to work! We offer excellent benefits and value work-life balance.
Medical coverage--100% employer paid for employee and 50% employer paid for dependents
Dental Coverage--100% employer paid for employee and 50% employer paid for dependents
Life Insurance--Employer paid
16 Vacation days in the 1st year of employment
12 Personal Necessity days
6 Paid Holidays
We're a diverse organization and we value diversity and inclusion in all that we do. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply. If interested, apply here.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY:
Huckleberry Youth Programs is an equal opportunity employer, committed to providing equal opportunity to its employees and applicants for employment without discrimination on the basis of race; color; ethnic background; religion; gender; gender identity or expression; sexual orientation; national origin; ancestry; age; marital status; pregnancy, childbirth, or other related medical condition; disability, including HIV-related conditions; or status as a covered veteran. This policy applies to every aspect of employment, including but not limited to: hiring, advancement, transfer, demotion, layoff, termination, compensation, benefits, training and working conditions.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
For 50 years, Huckleberry Youth Programs' mission has been to educate, inspire, and support under served youth to develop healthy life choices, to maximize their potential, and to realize their dreams. We accomplish this by providing San Francisco and Marin youth and their families with a network of services and opportunities.
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