Life Skills Manager

New York, NY 10115
Full-time
Salary: $45,000.00 /year


West End Residences, a non-profit organization providing housing and services to homeless and formerly homeless populations seeks a dynamic and experienced individual to fill the position of Life Skills Manager for The True Colors Residence, our non-time-limited supportive housing for formerly homeless LGBTQ young adults.

The Life Skills Manager will report directly to the site Program Director and will be responsible for providing LGBTQ targeted individual and group counseling on self-care, relationships,budgeting,time management, locating community resources, nutrition, and other aspects of independent living.

The Life Skills Manager will develop and facilitate job readiness workshops.

Develop a relationship and act as liaison with vocational resources, educational resources, and potential employment resources.

Working closely with the Clinical Social Worker to provide client specific services.

Qualifications:

The applicant should possess a BSW or other related Bachelors Degree.

Have 3 years experience in the Life/Skills empowerment field.

Experience working with LGBTQ youth.

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