Street Outreach Specialist -2021-070

7025 W. Emerald, Boise
5/6/2021

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Position Description

The Idaho Youth Ranch is one of the oldest non-profit agencies in the state of Idaho. Our mission:

We unite for Idaho’s youth by providing accessible programs and services that nurture hope, healing, and resilience.

Why unite with us? Because we are better together! Our team members enjoy a workplace where Relationships are the foundation, where we are all Committed to the same mission, where Growth is always possible, where we are treated with and show Compassion, where trust guides us to Transparency, and above all, where Joy sustains us.

What do we offer? In addition to contributing to our awesome mission, working at IYR has many advantages! Affordable medical and dental care, other voluntary benefits offerings, a 401(k) match, paid time off, an employee discount on purchases at our thrift stores, and working in a caring and compassionate environment just to name a few.
How will you impact our mission? Every position at Idaho Youth Ranch contributes to the success of our mission. As a Street Outreach Specialist for the Hays House residential facility, you can proudly tell your family and friends that you help nurture hope, healing, and resilience in Idaho’s youth by working in the community helping homeless youth find the resources they need. You will act as a liaison between IYR and other agencies while working with youth to build trusting relationships and improve community awareness.
Must Haves:
o Must be 21 years of age
o Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred or equivalent experience required
o Must have a valid Idaho driver’s license or obtain one within 15 days of hire
Our Street Outreach Specialists:
o Provide opportunities for homeless individuals within the region to seek shelter
o Maintain working relationships with homeless shelters, law enforcement and other homeless outreach entities working in the region
o Provide support services such as transportation, referrals, and connection to services that will support client success
As a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit, the Idaho Youth Ranch is a qualifying employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PLSF) program. The PLSF offers student loan forgiveness on qualifying loans under specific conditions. Speak with your loan provider for more information.

The Idaho Youth Ranch is an equal opportunity employer.

Type: Part-time