|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 pro- vide 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 Advocate Counselor at Queens Satellite High School for Opportunity who will provide comprehensive support services to program participants as required by contract and appropriate to their needs. The Advocate Counselor will also prepare students for positions in internships and job openings through the provision of one-on-one tutelage and the facilitation of vocational skills, college awareness, post-secondary planning and workshops for the students in the Queens Community House Learning to Work (LTW) program. LTW programs are an alternative pathway to graduation for youth 16 years and older, the program is funded by NYC Department of Education and implemented in collaboration with Queens Satellite High School for Opportunity DOE staff. 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 per week in a paid internship. This position reports to the Program Director.
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 (starting at 17), 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: Mid to High 30’s w/ Excellent Benefits
SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm, with flexibility for events, home visits, meeting and training time
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 “Advocate Counselor– Queens Satellite” at firstname.lastname@example.org .
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