Foundation 2

Back-Up Youth Specialist

We are always hiring for this position!

Are you passionate about impacting the lives of at-risk youth?  Do you want a position that allows you to make a difference? 

Description: Employment opportunity available at Foundation 2 Youth Shelter, a 17 bed facility that provides a safe environment for young people ages 11 – 17 in crisis.

Duties include: Providing supervision and support services for youth residents and operating as an effective team member.  Shifts specific tasks include ensuring shelter operations are meeting client needs as well as documentation, communication, transportation, meal preparation, and building maintenance must be completed each shift.


  • Education and Experience: AA degree (or equivalent) in human service field and 1 year experience working with youth/families in at-risk situations.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license, be insurable by the agency insurance policy.
  • Pass all criminal and child abuse background checks. Some computer experience required.
  • Submit a copy of college degree and an official transcript as required by licensure for personnel file.
  • Successfully complete required trainings within required time periods.
  • Complete a physical exam prior to the beginning of employment and every 3 years thereafter, and be free of communicable diseases as determined by a physician.

Interested persons should complete our employment application on the Foundation 2 website at, under About, Job Openings, and send it along with a cover letter and your resume to

No inquiries by phone. All questions will be answered during a pre-screening phone call.

Resumes, applications and cover letter accepted until position filled.

Foundation 2 is an equal opportunity employer.

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