Current Openings

Mentor/Coach

The Mentor will work Full-Time 40 hours per week (Non-Exempt), $15-$17/hr. The mentor is responsible for youth one on one and group mentoring and advocacy, sports coordination, as well as high-quality program facilitation during after-school hours. The mentor demonstrates a commitment to teamwork and excellence as well as the mission of New Life Centers of Chicagoland.

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Reentry & Family Engagement Coordinator – IYC St. Charles

This project is a collaborative of the Restorative Justice Hubs and the Illinois Youth Center (St. Charles, Illinois). Partners are located in the neighborhoods with the highest rates of violence, and are committed to hyper-local programming, restorative justice practices, trauma-informed approaches, and principles of nonviolence. The Reentry and Family Engagement Coordinator IYC-St. Charles reports to the Project Coordinator and partners with IYC St. Charles staff in the reentry process, connecting youth with resources in their community. The Reentry and Family Engagement Coordinator will partner with IYC St. Charles’ Youth and Family Advocate (YFA) staff, parents, youth and community partners to help youth achieve their goals. This position will also oversee and coordinate the bus transportation program for parents to visit their children at IYC St. Charles, which includes offering support for parents on Saturdays twice a month.

The Reentry and Family Engagement Coordinator will work Full-Time 40 hours per week, non-exempt, including 2 Saturdays a month. This project will begin immediately. This position requires daily travel to and from St. Charles and intentional time on site in-facility encouraging a culture of restorative justice. $18-$20/hr.

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Director of Partner Engagement

The Director of Partner Engagement is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing New Life Centers’ non-grant fundraising efforts including major gifts programs, annual funds/giving, special events, and capital campaigns.  Responsible for the development of promotional materials and increasing awareness of Centers’ work, goals, opportunities, and financial needs.  The Director of Partner Engagement works closely with the Executive Director and the Board of Directors in all development and fundraising endeavors.

TYPE: Exempt, Full Time, $40,000-$45,000 | START DATE:  June 2019

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Girls Program Mentor

The Girls Mentor will work Full-Time 40 hours per week, non-exempt, benefits available, $15-$17/hr. The Girls mentor is responsible for mentoring one on one and in groups, educational and employment advocacy, and high-quality weekly program facilitation in/out of school. The mentor demonstrates a commitment to teamwork and excellence as well as the mission of New Life Centers of Chicagoland. This position will primarily take place in Little Village.

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Accounting Clerk II

The Accounting Clerk II for New Life Centers of Chicagoland is responsible for handling payroll processing and grant invoicing/vouchering tasks in support of the New Life Centers accounting office.  This position is full-time (40 hours/week), non-exempt, starting at $18-$20/hour. This individual will also provide customer service support to the staff and funders of New Life Centers.

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Data Administrator

The Data Administrator (DA) will work 40 hours per week (Full-Time, Non-Exempt), $16-$18/hr and is responsible for performing key administrative tasks to support effectiveness of programming and improve the quality of service provided to youth and families. The DA demonstrates a commitment to teamwork and excellence as well as the mission of New Life Centers of Chicagoland.

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La Semilla Program Director

The La Semilla Program Director position is Full-Time 40 hours/week, exempt plus benefits and will take place in the Little Village community. $16-$18/hr. The Program Director is responsible for the supervision of young people K-8th grade as well as a team of program leaders and volunteers. The Program Director will oversee program planning and facilitation, activities, tutoring, and communicating and collaborating with program volunteers and participant families. This person will also demonstrate a commitment to teamwork and excellence as well as the mission of New Life Centers of Chicagoland. The Program Director will also report back to and collaborate with the New Life Centers Leadership team.

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