Family Enrichment Network Summer Employment Supervisor - Seasonal in Binghamton, New York
Seasonal - The Youth Employment Counselor works together with program participants to establish employment and personal goals. Participants are selected from referrals from DSS ages 14-20 and are living at 200% of the poverty level. The Youth Case Manager assigns job activities and meets with participants daily to empower them to meet their goals. The position provides guidance and assistance to program participants in order to ensure a successful outcome. Must submit to drug screen, reference check, have valid driver's license and reliable transportation for site visits. Associates Degree preferred but not required. Position will last approx. 9 weeks.
Communicates with program participants in a positive manner providing a supportive social and emotional climate.
Provide case management services to participants to ensure program compliance, set goals and monitor progress on individual goals, and make referrals to appropriate community services.
Assigns job tasks to youth based on interest and in accordance with NYS Department of Labor laws based on age.
Implement job readiness training for groups and financial literacy classes.