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Current Job Openings

Guardian ad Litem: Multiple Positions Available

Location(s): Stanley, Devils Lake, Williston, Wahpeton, Valley City, Fargo, & Bismarck

Job Summary: A Guardian ad Litem (GAL) is assigned by the court to advocate for the best interest of children who typically have been removed from their home due to abuse or neglect.

  • Rewarding part-time job assisting children in your community.
  • Flexible schedule.
  • Many duties can be accomplished from your home.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Attend court hearings
  • Review records pertaining to the child
  • Interview children, parents, teachers and other appropriate parties
  • Create a written report, including recommendations to the court

The ideal candidate for this position would have experience with the child welfare and juvenile court systems, have good verbal and written skills, and be very organized. Many of the duties for this position can be accomplished from home. The selected candidate must have a home computer with internet access, a home printer and a cell phone.

Qualifications and Skills

A bachelor’s degree, preferably in a human service, education or related field; or an associate degree in an academic field related to child care, child development, or children’s services and at least three years of experience in the delivery or supervision of child care or children’s services, child development services, or in the education of children.

A thorough criminal background check is required to obtain this position.

Pay: $16.50 – $22.00 per hour

Short Term Care and Assessment Center Staff: Multiple Positions Available

Location(s): Fargo, Minot

Job Summary: Do you have a heart for working with at-risk teens? Youthworks is seeking applicants to provide basic care and supervision for youth at its Short Term Care and Assessment Centers. These positions entail direct supervision of youth, performing initial intakes, being a positive role model, and participating in structured activities. The program is staffed 24-7 on a scheduled basis, with day, evening, and overnight shifts available. Applicants must be at least 20 years of age, be able to pass a background check, and attend mandatory training.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Be at least 20 years of age
  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • CPR and First Aid certification (training provided)
  • Be reliable and independent.
  • Work some weekends and holidays

Pay: $17.00 – $20.00 per hour

Employment Application
Please Send filled out application to bismarck@youthworksnd.org