LYAP Youth/Adult Mentor

Salary Range:             $25K to $30K Annual

Legacy Reentry Foundation is a faith based not-for-profit organization that helps the formerly incarcerated reintegrate back into society by providing relevant resources. Legacy additionally provides community resources for individuals that have experienced significant life events and are in need of assistance.  The Legacy Youth and Prevention Program serves at- risk youth ages 16 through 24. The LYAP Violence Prevention Reduction Program provides mentoring, comprehensive case management, life skills, employment readiness and workforce employment placement services. We also offer individual and group mentoring, educational and life skills workshops, computer training, job readiness and employment opportunities.

The LYAP Case Manager reports directly to the Assistant Program Director

Position Responsibilities

  • Develops and provides clients with resources for conflict resolution and communication
  • Serves as a trusted mentor and resource for clients
  • Document and update client records based on interactions
  • Develop and maintain a knowledge base to support client success
  • Partner with clients to set realistic goals
  • Demonstrates working knowledge of communications skills used to foster positive growth including active listening skills assessed

 

Position Requirement / Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent. Some college preferred.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Detail oriented
  • Self-motivated and able to work with little supervision
  • Good conflict resolution skills, patience and listening skills
  • Ability to work with clients on various levels

Seniority Level -Entry level
Industry – Not For Profit Organization
Employment Type – Full-time
Job Functions – Administrative