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Youth Cultural Achievement Program Coordinator (YCAP) (Bismarck, North Dakota)

Focused on the Over-Representation of Native American Youth in the Juvenile Justice System

Duties include

  • Coordinate Diversion services for youth with involvement in the juvenile justice system
  • Case Management
  • Education and Cultural Groups
  • Coordinate YCAP cultural activities
  • Supervising paraprofessional staff, mentors
  • Coordinating with other Native American youth-serving organizations to promote community engagement and opportunities for partnerships
  • Help connect families and youth in crisis to agency & community resources
  • Intake and Assessment

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a human service field, preferably Social Work
  • Experience and knowledge working within the human service and educational systems
  • Strong cultural competence
  • Experience working with Native American youth and families

Applicant must be willing to work evening hours. Native Americans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Benefits

  • Health/Dental/401K
  • Health Savings Account
  • 37.50hr work week
  • Support of continuing education
  • Half day Fridays in the Summer
  • Casual work dress & environment
  • Your very own Macbook Pro to work on
  • All you can drink coffee!
  • SNACKS!

Annual Salary: DOE

To apply please fill out job application and send along with cover letter, resume and references to Mark at mheinert@youthworksnd.org

Position requires availability for on-call (rotating schedule with other staff) and some evening and crisis work.


Out of School Suspension Teacher (Fargo, North Dakota)

Duties include:

  • Provide tutoring to suspended or expelled youth referred by Fargo and West Fargo public schools
  • Communicate with teachers to access schoolwork and discuss the needs of referred students
  • Supervise part time educational support staff providing classroom assistance to students
  • Meet individually with students to discuss academic progress, provide positive feedback and address issues that may be impeding progress
  • Attend school meetings pertaining to students
  • Ensure that a healthy lunch meal is provided to all students
  • Ensure that students have transportation to off-site community service or have adequate supervision for on-site community service

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in education
  • Experience working with at-risk youth preferred
  • ND Teaching License preferred

Salary Package:

  • This is a full-time position, with potential for 9 or 12 month contract
  • Compensation: DOE, plus benefit package, including health insurance and retirement

Benefits

  • Health/Dental/401K
  • Health Savings Account
  • 37.50hr work week
  • Support of continuing education
  • Half day Fridays in the Summer
  • Casual work dress & environment
  • Your very own Macbook Pro to work on
  • All you can drink coffee!
  • SNACKS!

To apply please fill out job application and send along with cover letter, resume and references to Cathy at colson@youthworksnd.org

This position requires availability for on-call (rotating schedule with other staff).


Gaurdian ad Litems Part-Time (Grand Forks, Minot & Devils Lake, North Dakota)

The North Dakota Guardian ad Litem Program promotes the child’s best interest and provides a voice for those children in court. The Guardian ad Litem is an objective and independent advocate for the best interest of the child.

Once assigned a case the Guardian ad Litem must:

  • Review records
  • Interview appropriate parties
  • Determine if a permanent plan has been created and whether required services are being provided
  • Submit reports to the court with recommendations. Attend and participate in all court hearings.

Wage

  • $16.50-$22.00 an hour

To apply please send resume and cover letter with references to Lauren at lbosch@youthworksnd.org


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