Current Openings

Girls Program Mentor

The Girls Program Mentor is a Part-Time Non-Exempt position 20 hours/wk, and will take place primarily at our Little Village location. The Girls Program Mentor is responsible for one-on-one and group mentoring, as well as logistics of Girls programming and daily program activities. The Girls Program Mentor will demonstrate a commitment to servant-leadership, teamwork, and excellence, as well as the mission of New Life Centers of Chicagoland.

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Street Outreach Mentor

The Street Outreach Mentor works to gain trust of the community and the highest risk individuals to help prevent shootings and retaliatory violence, and to provide linkages and robust accompaniment to prosocial alternatives including activities, jobs, education, case management, and social services. As a member of a team, the Street Outreach Mentor is responsible for reaching out to the highest risk individuals in the community and working with them to prevent violence by mediating conflicts, modeling prosocial behaviors, engaging them in positive activities and accompaniment through the case management process. The Street Outreach Mentor will work Part-Time 20-25 hours per week, non-exempt, under the direct supervision of the Street Outreach Director.

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Reentry and Family Engagement Coordinator (IYC – St. Charles)

The Reentry and Family Engagement Coordinator will partner with IYC St. Charles’ Youth and Family Advocate (YFA) staff, parents, youth and community partners to set up youth for success upon returning back to their communities. 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 during the rides.

The Reentry and Family Engagement Coordinator will work Part-Time 20 hours per week, and some evenings, with opportunity for more hours, non-exempt, including 2 Saturdays a month. This project will begin immediately – June 30, 2019. The project will continue as funding allows.

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