Youth Employment Specialist

Nine Star Education and Employment Services is currently recruiting for a Youth Employment Specialist. This position falls under the guidance of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) to provide employment and/or education services to at-risk youth aged 16-24. The Youth Employment Specialist will also provide training through the JAG Out of School Youth Program. This position will be based at the Mountain View Nine Star office.

DUTIES:
Recruit, assess and enroll qualified at-risk youth into programming
Provide goal oriented case planning to assist youth in completing objectives
Train qualified youth in the 20 core competencies of the JAG curriculum
Complete one year of follow up services on exited youth
Coordinate youth services with local employers, educators and other service providers
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Requirements:
A Bachelor Degree from an accredited university or an Associate degree in Human Services
Experience working with an at risk youth population
Ability to work with a diverse population

Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume to rogerh@ninestar.com