Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in a related field with at least 3 years experience (state or national level certifications preferred in therapeutic recreation).
Must understand adolescent development and the process of healing for those who have experienced trauma.
Preference given to candidates who have training or certifications in therapeutic recreation.
Strong visionary and implementation skills of being able to see something not yet created and know how to make something happen.
Strong written and verbal communication skills, including public speaking skills.
Strong people skills. Able to form effective working relationships with a wide range of people.
Has a strong desire to walk with youth ages 14-24 no matter what they are going through.
Is “hungry” to see youth heal.
Wants to do “whatever it takes” to see youth and families succeed.
Is emotionally humble and smart- has a high emotional intelligence.
Sees their work as worship and has a growing relationship with Jesus.
Have experience working with homeless transitional age youth.
Must demonstrate a commitment to the value of cultural competency.
Must be able to lift 35 pounds.
Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
Must be willing and able to travel within the assigned region on a daily basis.
Must successfully complete a background check and drug screen.
Must maintain current certification in CPR, First Aid, and other certifications as determined by the program