Careers

Join our fun and innovative team! We are searching for candidates who have demonstrated experience with the following: building positive supportive relationships with youth, dependability, maintaining healthy social boundaries, crisis management skills. We seek to hire individuals who have an understanding and/or personal experience(s) navigating poverty, racism, and sexual violence. Applicants must be 21 or older.

Life Hacks Program Coordinator
Position Type: Full-time; schedule may include some weekend and/or evening hours
Salary Range: $16.00 – $18.00 / hourly, commensurate with experience
Benefits Package: : Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, PTO, paid holidays, short-term disability, and retirement plan
Reports to: Futures Program Manager

SUMMARY:  Reporting to the Futures Program manager and working closely with the Life House team, the Life Hacks Program Coordinator will work with the Youth Advisory Board to develop groups and activities, teach independent living skills classes and/or solicit Life House staff or community partners to lead activities/groups. Life Hacks operates as an afterschool program between 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday in the Youth Center, Annex, or in the Imaginarium building. The three primary program activity areas include, but are not limited to, skills-focused classes (e.g. Adulting 101 or specific topic areas) to increase independent living skills, knowledge about culturally-specific traditions, peer support groups designed to promote positive developmental relationships, gender-transformative groups to increase conflict-resolution skills as well as connect with caring adult role models.

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Sol House: On-Site Youth Advocate
Position Type: Full-time non-exempt (hourly)
Schedule: Wednesday-Sunday 3:00-11:00pm
Salary Range: $15.00 – $17.00 hourly, commensurate with experience Benefits Package: Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability insurance, PTO, holiday pay. And 401K
Reports to: Sol House Supervisor

SUMMARY: 
Builds therapeutic relationships and provides intensive supervision of youth residing in Life House’s Safe Harbor programs, with a primary focus on youth residing in the Sol House housing program, in order to assist them in achieving housing stability and recovery from the harms of commercial sexual exploitation.

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The Loft Shelter: On-Site Youth Advocate
Position Type: Full-time non-exempt (hourly)
Salary Range: $15.00-17.00/hr (evening and weekend shifts)
Benefits Package: Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, PTO, holiday pay, short-term disability, and 401K
Reports to: The Loft Supervisor

SUMMARY:  Builds therapeutic relationships and provides intensive supervision of youth residing in The Loft Shelter as needed, in order to assist them in achieving housing stability, recovery from complex trauma, setting and reaching personal goals, family reunification and/or independent self-sufficiency.

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To apply send your cover letter and resume to:
Life House
Human Resources: On-Site Youth Advocate
102 W 1st Street
Duluth, MN 55802

Or
Email to: info@life-house.org

INTERNSHIPS

Interns must be at least entering their final year of an undergraduate program in social work or human services and willing to make a commitment of at least 400 hours.
If you are interested in an internship with Life House, please contact Luke Morcomb at luke.morcomb@life-house.org.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, sex, religion, creed, color, gender, sexual orientation, domestic partnership or marital status, age, national origin/nationality, citizenship status or disability/handicap, veteran status or any other protected classification.

Life House is a drug free work environment.