This position will be responsible for recruiting and re-enrolling school dropouts, adjudicated youth, and other candidates for the YouthBuild Yakima Valley Program in an appropriate program leading toward graduation or GED and case managing program participants for successful program completion and work placement. Additionally, this individual will be responsible for working with students, parents, and school staff in the development of Academic and Vocational Success Plans (AVSDs), monitoring progress toward those plans, and motivating, mentoring, and counseling students to ensure completion of their targeted goals. They will be responsible for ensuring students are receiving appropriate instructional and employment support, monitoring progress, and conducting post-program follow-up as needed.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent employment and training experience.
Experience: Possess YouthBuild/WIA or related experience.
Licenses/Certificates/Registration: Current Washington State driver’s license and proof of automobile liability insurance coverage.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required: Ability to work independently; ability to communicate both orally and through writing; ability to work with culturally diverse population; and the ability to attend out-of-town training or meetings.
The Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic (YVFWC) is the largest community health center in the Pacific Northwest. We are dedicated to providing our patients with the highest quality care and offering them affordable health care options. YVFWC provides comprehensive medical, dental and social services in 15 Pacific Northwest communities. Our medical and dental services are complemented by behavioral health services, nutrition services, drug and alcohol treatment, an HIV/AIDS clinic, community health services, the Northwest Community Action Center (which provides employment, training, mentoring and other case management and referral services), and a mobile medical and dental unit.
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Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic - 2 years ago
The Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic (YVFWC) is the largest community health center in the Pacific Northwest. We are dedicated to providing...