Pride Youth Services (PYS) Inc., is a non-profit community- based organization. The organization's mission is to positively influence and improve the social, emotional, and cognitive development of young people.
The Youth Development Counselor will provide case management services to students and their families who attend Northwood High School located in Silver Spring, MD. The Youth Development Counselor will provide these services through the Wellness Center located at the school.
•Work part-time, 25 hours per week with a flexible schedule (evenings, retreats) during the school year (September ; May). Position is vacant during the months of June - August;
•Implementation of PYS's Inc., youth development programs for young women (AFFIRM & Divine Divas) or young men (AMEN & Distinguished Gentlemen) Program) and other programs as needed;
•Plan and implement special events for youth involved in the Wellness Center;
•Organize and facilitate meetings with school staff and administrators;
•Attend meetings on behalf of youth who are involved with the Wellness Center (meetings with school staff, community agencies, County government);
•Maintain regular and ongoing contact with students and parents receiving services from the Wellness Center;
•Perform case management activities which would include, but are not limited to, conducting client intakes: establishing community resources and making appropriate referrals to these resources; monitoring the progress of students and parents accessing these resources; ensuring proper follow through to access services; and monitoring the delivery of services being provided to students and their families;
•Completing all appropriate and corresponding administrative tasks
How to apply
If interested in this PART-TIME position, please send cover letter and resume to Ludley Howard at Lhoward@prideyouthservices.org
2275 Research Blvd, Suite 500, Rockville, MD 20850, Rockville, MD, 20850, US