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.

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.

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.

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.

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.