|Company:||Queens Community House|
|Workplace street:||Queens, NY|
|Work schedule:||Full Time|
|Posted:||22 Dec 2019|
|Education:||4-Year Degree Required|
Queens Community House (QCH) is a multi-site, multi-service settlement house that serves the diverse population of Queens through a broad network of programs and services for Children and Youth, Adults and Families, and Older Adults. We are a modern interpretation of the traditional settlement house, bringing to our work current best practices, innovative leadership, and a passion for social and economic justice. Our mission is to provide individuals and families with the tools to enrich their lives and build healthy, inclusive communities. We welcome amazing individuals who have diverse backgrounds and experiences, are inspired by our mission and are highly motivated to change lives.
We are seeking a qualified Counseling Specialist with a strong commitment to social work and educational achievement to work in our Learning to Work Program (LTW) located at Queens Satellite High School for Opportunity. The LTW is an alternative pathway to graduation for youth 16 years and older, funded by The NYC Department of Education and implemented in collaboration with Queens Community House (QCH). We are committed to providing support services to students who desire to pursue their high school diploma. Students in the LTW program are given the opportunity to participate 10 hours a week in a paid internship and expand their knowledge of career and college options at one-hour weekly seminars.
This position is available immediately. Queens Community House offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package. The benefits package includes medical/dental/vision offerings, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, and a 403b plan. We value health and wellness too and as such staff can earn up to 27 annual leave days (17 to start), 12 sick days, and enjoy most federal holidays. Staff can also take advantage of an array of professional development opportunities.
STATUS: Full-Time, Non-Exempt
SALARY: Low to Mid $50K range w/ Excellent Benefits
SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday, 8 am-4 pm
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER --- DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE
How to ApplyLTW@qchnyc.org
We are a passion-led, mission-driven organization – one that looks to continually enrich the lives of our diverse member community. If you would like to join our team, please forward your cover letter and resume, with subject line “Counseling Specialist - Queens Satellite” at email@example.com
Please Note: Applications submitted without a formal cover letter will not be considered
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