LGBTQ+ Youth Advisor

DirectedLINK - Los Angeles, CA

We are a national nonprofit seeking to interview and hire immediately. The LGBTQ+ Youth Advisors are responsible to maintain a safe, predictable, and living environment for residents in care. We are seeking kind, compassionate people who enjoy making a difference.  We are a friendly and compassionate place.  Our whole mission is to make a difference in Youth Lives.   Must have tolerance of supporting all residents, including LGBTQ+ residents.

Milieu Therapist Responsibilities:

  • Close supervision, counseling, and support to the residents during all planned activities
  • Plans and implements individual and group initiatives and support residents self-esteem
  • Ensures that the basic needs of new residents are met, and that the cottage is maintained in a safe, orderly, and engage with the new residents
  • Works as part of a multidisciplinary team that includes recreation, group activities, special events, social programs, and other online professionals.

The qualified candidate will possess:

  • HS Diploma and 1 years of practical work experience.
  • Experience working with youth, preferably in a residential setting 
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Be able to communicate effectively with staff and supervise residents.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Posted On: Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Compensation: $17 - $22/hr

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