Counselor / Program Coordinator
Catholic Charities Yawkey Center located in Dorchester seeks a Counselor / Program Coordinator to provide counseling services to the youths enrolled in the Youth GED program. The Counselor will provide program administration and supervision for the program and staff. He/She will be responsible for managing the budget, outreach and enrollment, tracking and reporting to funders and regulators, and meeting regularly with each student to provide case management and counseling around issues that impact the students ability to benefit from the program and achieve goals. Other responsibilities include overseeing student intake activities, including setting appointments, doing interviews, and administering reading and math assessment tests, informing students of program regulations and their application status, assessing language dominance, and assisting in the formulation of individual educational/vocational plan for each student in conjunction with teacher. Required qualifications include a Masters degree in Education, Social Work or related field, excellent verbal and written communication skills, the capacity to represent the program and its clients to funders, an ability to successfully interact with at-risk youth, and sensitivity and awareness of Hispanic culture and issues. Bilingual abilities from Spanish / English are required.
Please send resume and reference job #4486 to resumes @ccab.org.
Type of position:
Social Work (GR)
Catholic Charities - Somerville
270 Washington Street