Street Level Gang Outreach workers build relationships with gang-impacted youth and their families with specific goals in mind: to reduce clients’ bonds to gangs, to reduce gang-related conflict and violence, to support and assist youth and their families in accessing social and educational services, and to provide a positive adult example and mentoring to gang-involved youth. The Outreach Worker is a mentor, life coach, positive role model, advocate, and mediator for gang-involved clients.
Equivalent of a high school diploma, or higher.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience providing outreach services. Lived experience a plus.
Must have a valid driver’s license.
Benefits: Full benefits package including 100% employer paid insurance premiums
Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Reports to: Community Outreach Manager
Salary: $18.00 per hour
To be considered for this opportunity, submit a cover letter addressing your qualifications for the position and why you are interested in joining the POIC+RAHS team, 3 professional references, and a resume to: email@example.com, with Street Level Gang Outreach Worker in the subject line. NO phone calls, please.
About POIC + RAHS ~ Visit our website: www.portlandoic.org
At POIC+RAHS, we are committed to the future success of at-risk youth through the age of 25, providing the highest quality services in education, mentoring, family outreach, employment training and placement.
Rosemary Anderson High School (RAHS) is an accredited high school with four campuses in North Portland, East Portland/Gresham, New Columbia and SE Portland.
POIC+RAHS is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.
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