VISTA Worker – Maryhurst, Inc.
Site Coordinator for Services to Older Youth
(Foster Care and Mentoring)
Assist in the on-going development of the foster care program, mentoring services for older youth, and life skills development for older youth. Develop additional recruitment methods to for foster care. Recruit therapeutic foster parents for special needs children with a special emphasis in serving older youth. Develop a Mentoring Program that matches older youth with adult role models in the community, including developing resource materials to guide the mentor process, developing a formalized training program for mentors, collaborating with other private child care agencies that have mentoring programs. Assist in enhancing the agency’s formal Aftercare Program. Assist in facilitating and expanding the existing life skills training for older youth. Volunteer will report to the Director of Foster Care. Volunteer will receive all the VISTA benefits and valuable skills development.
502-499-1570, Ext 721
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION POLICY CONCERNING EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
It is the policy of Maryhurst to provide equal employment opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, creed, disability, sex, age (40 and over), sexual orientation, military status, or national origin, and to assure equal opportunity and consideration to all applicants and employees in personnel matters including recruitment and hiring, training, promotion, salaries and other compensations, transfer and layoff, or termination. In the implementation of this policy, this agency will seek personnel for all job promotions within the organization and externally. The responsibility for implementing this policy falls primarily, but not exclusively, on the President / CEO.