Help Us Change Lives: Auberle Seeks
Transition Age Youth - Independent Living Services Coach - Crawford County
Auberle is a nationally recognized, award winning human service organization that serves thousands of children and families each year. For more than 60 years we have helped children and families heal. Auberle’s staff is comprised of passionate individuals who are committed to finding the most innovative ways to solve our community’s most difficult problems. Youth aging out of the foster care system is a critical population in our society that has suffered from poor outcomes. Crawford County Human Services (CCHS) decided to make a change in its service delivery for youth aging out of the system, ages 14-23. Auberle was selected to administer all aspects of service delivery to this population.
We are currently seeking an Independent Living Services Coach to build strong, consistent relationships with youth and young adults, understand their needs, goals, and aspirations. Coaches support particpants as they transition to adulthood to ensure that their needs are met, and their goals are achieved. You will navigate all services with the participants so that outcomes are achieved. You will collaborate with partners and services provided at the drop-in center and in the community to enhance engagement and success. Coaches travel to young people in their communities and placements to provide supports and opportunities.
This position requires a bachelor’s degree and a preferred minimum of one year of experience working with youth and young adults (Special consideration will be given to individuals that have previous DHS system involvement as a client.). A flexible schedule, valid driver’s license, vehicle, registration and insurance are mandatory. Must be 21 years of age or older and required to apply for Act 33/34 clearances (criminal and child abuse) as well as FBI clearance. Pre-employment drug screening and random employment drug testing required.
Auberle offers excellent training opportunities and a comprehensive benefits package. If you are highly motivated, passionate about youth and interested in making a difference, be sure to apply on the Auberle website, www.auberle.org. EOE