Program Director, Gurnee Site

Program Director Job Description (paid, 20 hours per week) 

Role Description:

Role Definition of the Site Director:  Responsibilities include managing and implementing services in the Kindred Life Office to allow teen parents and their families the opportunity to live abundant lives. The Site Director role is an hourly, part-time position (20 hours per week). They report to the Kindred Life Program Services Director.

Responsibilities include:

The Site Director is responsible to manage:

  1. Teen Parents
  2. Life Education Groups
  3. Extended Families/Grandparents
  4. Volunteers
  5. Corporate Responsibilities 

 

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Program Director, Wheeling Site

Program Director Job Description (paid, 20 hours per week) 

Role Description:

Role Definition of the Site Director:  Responsibilities include managing and implementing services in the Kindred Life Office to allow teen parents and their families the opportunity to live abundant lives. The Site Director role is an hourly, part-time position (20 hours per week). They report to the Kindred Life Program Services Director.

Responsibilities include:

The Site Director is responsible to manage:

  1. Teen Parents
  2. Life Education Groups
  3. Extended Families/Grandparents
  4. Volunteers
  5. Corporate Responsibilities 

 

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Counselor, Gurnee Site

Counselor Job Description (paid, 4-6 hours per week) 

Role Definition: Responsibilities include providing counseling and therapy services for Kindred Life teen parents and their families which allow them the opportunity to thrive emotionally and live abundant lives. The Kindred Life Counselor role is an hourly, part-time paid position (4-6 hours per week) that works closely with the Kindred Life Program Director and reports to the Kindred Life Supervising Therapist.

 

Client Responsibilities:

  1. Provide individual and group counseling/therapy services to teen mothers and their family/support persons
  2. Maintain case notes
  3. Attend peer supervision with Kindred Life Supervising Therapist

 

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Counseling and Program Interns (unpaid)

 

Bachelor’s and Master’s level counseling and social work internships available for in each of the Kindred Life Ministries’ three locations for teen mothers, teen fathers and extended family members. 2019 Internships will include one-on-one, family and group counseling and/or program service provision in a Christian environment.

Responsibilities Include:

  1. Providing services for 15-20 teen mothers, teen fathers and their families.
  2. Facilitating a monthly Life Education Group Night
  3. Attending Kindred Life Ministries’ training and staff meetings where appropriate

Supportive environment to learn and serve. Supervision provided by a licensed social worker. Kindred Life Ministry locations are easily accessible.

Development Intern (unpaid)

Development students and adults re-entering the workforce interested in fund-development.

Responsibilities Include:

1. Serving on fundraising event and program committees
2. Outreach to local organizations, community groups and businesses
3. Assistance with marketing projects and social media support

Technology Volunteer/Intern (unpaid)
Students or adults re-entering the workforce interested in providing tech support for the ministry’s database, computers and cloud collaboration tools

To learn more, please contact Kathy Mitsuuchi at Kathy@KindredLife.org or 847-406-6331

Please also visit our Volunteer Opportunities Page for more details on how you can serve a teen parent and his/her child. Thank you!