The people who work at YouthZone are the organization.

YouthZone seeks individuals who desire to have a positive impact in the lives of young people and families. Individuals must value innovative thinking, have a passion for working with youth, and work well independently and in a team. YouthZone provides employees a positive, supportive, cooperative environment, in addition to training and on-going professional development. YouthZone has office locations in Glenwood Springs, Rifle, Aspen, and Carbondale. However, the agency serves all of Garfield and Pitkin counties.

Employee Benefits include: Vacation, sick leave, long term disability insurance, life insurance, medical cafeteria plan, simple IRA, health insurance monthly stipend, and mileage reimbursement.

Background Checks: All staff must participate in a child abuse registry check, fingerprint/Colorado Bureau of Investigation check, driving history check, and drug screen. Staff must also show proof of auto insurance and submit a copy of diploma or certificate of training.

If you are interested in employment with YouthZone, please fill out the YZ-employmentapplication and fax to the Glenwood Springs office, (970) 945-8924 or Contact Us.

 

 

Current Job Openings: 

Individual Service and Support Team (ISST) Facilitator

ISST Facilitator Job Description

Individual Service and Support Teams (ISST) are interagency teams that support families and youth ages 0-18 in Garfield County with a range of needs and concerns.  Eligible families would be involved with multiple systems, have children with mental or behavioral health challenges and/or academic or developmental concerns. Teams include representatives from Garfield County Public Health and Department of Human Services, Mind Springs, schools, YouthZone, and other community agencies.

The teams help families identify their strengths, needs, and develop a collaborative service plan. Service planning can include brainstorming options, troubleshooting challenges, connecting families to community resources and services or mental and behavioral health providers.  This position works closely with the Collaborative Management Program Coordinator and Wraparound Facilitator at YouthZone.  This position serves families throughout Garfield County (Parachute to Carbondale).

Please send your cover letter and resume to: Andie Scott at ascott@youthzone.com


Juvenile Court Case Manager

Court Case Manager Position Description

Full-time. Benefits included. Office in Rifle and Glenwood. Position includes court services, case management, group facilitation and crisis screening. Substance and trauma knowledge necessary. Looking for individuals that value young people, demonstrate innovative thinking, aFull-time. Benefits included. Office in Rifle and Glenwood.  Position includes court services, case management, group facilitation and crisis screening. Substance and trauma knowledge necessary. Looking for individuals that value young people, demonstrate innovative thinking, and a can work in a fast pace environment. Work is with youth and families. Bachelors in human service related field or equivalent experience. Spanish speaking a plus and CACII preferred. View full job description at www.youthzone.com resumes to ncroissant@youthzone.com Deadline November 17. Inquires to 970-945-9300.


Clinical Supervisor

Clinical Supervisor Position Description

Administer, direct and oversee all clinical activities of the clinical and juvenile court programs. Supervises all clinical and case management personnel. Promotes clinical activities and positive public relations. Recommends and helps develop policies and procedures. Performs marketing and outreach activities. Has overall clinical responsibility of the successful operations of the programs. Extensive knowledge of trauma informed care. Maintain limited counseling and case management caseload. Licensed LCSW or LCPC. Minimum 3 years clinical and supervisory experience. View full job description at www.youthzone.com resumes to ncroissant@youthzone.com  . Deadline December 1. Inquiries to 970-945-9300.