Current Openings

School Based Restorative Justice Coordinator – IYC St. Charles

The School Based Restorative Justice Coordinator is responsible for establishing and maintaining Restorative Practices for the school community. This position will work closely and build strong relationships with school leaders, teachers, counselors, support staff and students to create a restorative culture. The Coordinator will develop and implement restorative practices protocols and processes within the school, along with assisting with mediations and conflict resolution.

The Coordinator will work Full-Time 40 hours per week, exempt. Salary $41,600 annual. This position includes benefits *please ask. This person will be on site at the facility in St Charles a minimum of 3 times a week, up to 5 times a week. Having reliable transportation is a must.

This position will begin ASAP.

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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. 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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La Semilla Program Instructor

The La Semilla Program Instructor position is Part-Time 25 hours/week, Non-Exempt and will take place in the Little Village community. The position will require working Monday through Friday with a pay range of $15-$17 per hour. The Program Instructor is responsible for the supervision of young people K-8th grade as well as the planning and facilitation of program related activities. The Program Instructor will demonstrate a commitment to teamwork and excellence as well as the mission of New Life Centers of Chicagoland. The Program Instructor will report to and collaborate with the Program Director in program planning, leading activities, tutoring, and communicating and collaborating with program volunteers and participant families.

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