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Mentor Case Manager for LGBTQ Youth
Looking for a flexible, meaningful, part-time position? Join Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Mentoring Program which provides both one-to-one and group mentoring support for LGBTQ youth in Delaware.
Job Type: Part-time, with future potential for full-time if combined with other agency roles; 20 hours/week; Mondays through Thursdays; based in Wilmington DE 19804, with travel to schools required.
Responsibilities: Working with LGBTQ youth/families; including community outreach and case management/coaching to support youth achieve personal success. Case Manager conducts volunteer screening (interviews; background checks); volunteer training; child/family assessments & manages a caseload of volunteers and families. This position also involves working with local schools and student-led groups.
Required Skills & Knowledge: Knowledge of youth development, experience with LGBTQ youth and families, ability to engage youth, parents/guardians, and adult volunteers a must.
Education and Experience: BA /BS in Human Services, Education or related field from an accredited college or university REQUIRED.
Hundreds of Delaware youth need caring, adult role models.
Youth development experts agree that, in addition to their parents, children need other supportive, caring adults in their lives. Today’s youth face a variety of challenges, and being matched with a Big Brother or Big Sister can help them navigate these challenges and reach their potential.
When children and teens have the influence of a caring adult, they are more likely to avoid risky behaviors, and to focus on academics and positive activities.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Delaware has been serving Delaware children and youth since 1964. We have a proven record of success, providing mentoring relationships that benefit everyone involved – the child, the family, the volunteer and the community.
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