The Independent Living Program is hiring! This is a great opportunity to be a part of a team that is highly committed to working with young adults 15-21 who are aging out of the foster care system. We help youth and young adults get connected to housing, employment, education, and help them build on other life skills. Our goal is for young people to live stable, healthy and productive lives. We are a strong and collaborative team, and we work closely to serve young people throughout King County. If you are a passionate youth and young adult advocate that would like to be a part of a supportive team, this job may be for you!
Supports low-income youth and young adults who may have experience in foster care, homelessness, disconnection from school, juvenile justice and/or other systems in developing the skills to live independently. Provides specialized support to youth and young adults in education, job readiness/employment, housing, or other designated field. Develops strong collaborative community relationships and provides extensive information and referral services. Creates a welcoming and supportive environment at the YMCA.
* Within 30 days of employment or first available training.
Competencies for success at the Y:
Become a leader on our team at the YMCA of Greater Seattle where we promote a continuous learning environment and career opportunities. Competitive pay range and excellent benefit package includes YMCA membership, health, dental, life and disability insurance; tuition assistance; 12% retirement contribution, as eligible.
The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace.