Job Opportunities

Job Openings

We currently have two regular job openings and as well as internship positions.

Development Associate or Manager

This full-time position will aggressively increase individual giving and the number of major donors (gifts of $500+), through singular and collective communication, outreach and events. This position will also be accountable for the overall coordination and implementation of the organization’s annual Benevon Sustainable Funding plan and timeline. Reports to the Executive Director. Candidates with greater experience will be considered for a Manager-level development position, supervising the Grants & Communications Associate.

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To Apply: Please send cover letter and resume to jobs@youthalive.org. Include your name and “Development” in the subject line and all attachments and include your salary requirements in the cover letter.  Due to the volume of applicants, we will only be able to contact those we wish to interview.

Intervention Coordinator

This full-time position is responsible for the coordination and administration of services provided by Youth ALIVE!’s intervention programs that provide peer-based bedside visits and intensive follow-up services to individuals who have been hospitalized for violent injuries, as well as quality assurance, and resource development. This position is primarily afternoons and evenings, swing shift, and requires on-call, in-person crisis response.  Required nights and weekends.

Download the Job Description

To Apply: Please send cover letter and resume to jobs@youthalive.org. Include your name and “Coordinator” in the subject line and all attachments and include your salary requirements in the cover letter.  Due to the volume of applicants we will only be able to contact those we wish to interview.

Internships

Counseling

Youth ALIVE! is seeking a counseling intern (AMFT, MFT Trainee, or ASW) to provide therapy to clients in our direct service programs. Supervision will be provided by our Counseling Services Director, Nicky MacCallum, LMFT, NCC.If you are interested, please email her at nmaccallum@youthalive.org with your resume and a cover letter detailing your interest, availability (i.e. days and times) and expectations (e.g. hours needed). Experienced applicants will qualify for stipends.

Counseling intern responsibilities:
*Provide trauma-informed screening, assessment, and treatment of referred clients.
*Conduct home visits and generally provide services in the field which may include transportation of self and client to and from counseling activities in the community. (A car is necessary.)
*Complete and maintain all required documentation in a regular, timely manner and in accordance with policies.
*Meet all documentation and paperwork requirements as set by the agency.
*Participate in case conferencing meetings with non-clinical case management staff and agency staff meetings.
*Participate in BBS eligible clinical supervision.

We also have semester and year-long opportunities for graduate level counseling students or graduates to complete practicum or pre-license hours (AMFT, MFT Trainee, PCCI or ASW). Some stipends available. For more information, contact Nicky MacCallum, LMFT, NCC, Counseling Services Director at nmaccallum@youthalive.org.

Research, Training and Advocacy

We also offer summer, semester and year-long internships for Master of Public Health (MPH), Master of Public Policy/Administration (MPP/MPA), medical (MD) students and residents, as well others in related disciplines. For more information, contact Linnea Ashley at lashley@youthalive.org.