OaklandRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Oakland jobs

Peer Mentor - Rising Oaks

Company: Fred Finch Youth Center
Location: Oakland
Posted on: June 15, 2019

Job Description:

Job Summary:The Peer Mentor is a primary agent for outreach to and engagement of youth for the Rising Oaks program. The Peer Mentor assists youth to identify and attain their individual goals by assisting with employment, housing, and education. The Peer Mentor teaches life skills to program participants both individually and in groups.Duties and Responsibilities:Outreach and Engagement: 1) Participates in various aspects of engagement of participants into services.Client Services: 1) Will provide peer mentoring and support, both individually and in group formats, to participants residing at Rising Oaks; 2) Teaches life skills to residents, including cooking, cleaning, budgeting, conflict resolution, transportation, job-finding, etc.; 3) In collaboration with residents, leads the Resident Council; 4) Welcomes new residents to the program; 4) may assist with assisting residents to gain employment and education.Documentation: 1) Completes job-related documentation in a timely manner.Community Leadership: 1) Acts as an emissary for FFYC in every community situation; 2) Participates in community committees and presentations as assigned; 3) Collaborates effectively with collateral service providers.Professional Ethics: 1) Maintains excellent professional boundaries and adheres to all professional ethical standards including abuse reporting, maintenance of client confidentiality and FFYC Boundary Code of Ethics as examples.Additional Duties: 1) May drive on agency business as required; 2) Other duties as assigned by Supervisor.Qualifications:

  • Experience as a consumer of services: social services, mental health, residential treatment or group home placements, foster care services, wraparound services, community resources and educational services for youth with special needs.
  • Prior youth advocacy experience desirable.
  • Must have willingness to work with youth and families from diverse backgrounds and experiences.
  • Demonstrated track record of reliable performance.
  • Computer skills a plus.
  • Possess a valid California Driver's license with a good driving record.
  • Fluency in language of community being served highly desirable.

Keywords: Fred Finch Youth Center, Oakland , Peer Mentor - Rising Oaks, Other , Oakland, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Other Jobs

Style Team Leader
Description: Description : Understand sales goals, plan and execute daily/weekly workload to deliver on department and store sales goals and guest engagement including: merchandising, pricing workload, transitions, (more...)
Company: Target Brands, Inc
Location: San Rafael
Posted on: 06/21/2019

Police Officer - Current Academy Cadet (17485541)
Description: South Bay Job Type Full-Time Close Date Continuous Salary 90,001.00- 109,400.00 Annually Additional Questionnaires None About Gilroy This agency is not using CalOpps to accept online applications for (more...)
Company: City of Gilroy, CA
Location: Gilroy
Posted on: 06/21/2019

Best Buy Verizon Expert
Description: Best Buy Verizon Expert Job Category Store Associates Location Number -San Rafael-Store Job Description What does a Best Buy Verizon Expert do At Best Buy we deliver expert service at unbeatable (more...)
Company: Best Buy Co
Location: San Rafael
Posted on: 06/21/2019

CDL-A Company Truck Driver
Description: CDL-A COMPANY TRUCK DRIVER JOBSOld School Trucking With Modern Respect For CDL-A Truck Driver Jobs Are you ready to get on board with a carrier that combines old school trucking with modern respect
Company: Freymiller
Location: Gilroy
Posted on: 06/21/2019

Account Executive
Description: Job Description As a dedicated Insurance
Company: Bankers Life and Casualty Company
Location: Ceres
Posted on: 06/21/2019

Software Engineer, Contact Center Platform
Description: Software Engineer, Contact Center Platform Location: San Francisco/Remote, CA -United States Job ID: 18WD30368 Position Overview At Autodesk we do what no other company on the planet can, provide our (more...)
Company: Autodesk
Location: San Rafael
Posted on: 06/21/2019

Clinician - NP - (MO) - $5k Sign-on Bonus!
Description: Join our team and make a difference Here at Planned Parenthood Mar Monte, we are seeking a full-time Clinician FNP/PA to work at our Modesto Health Center. Services provided at the Modeston Health (more...)
Company: Planned Parenthood Mar Monte
Location: Ceres
Posted on: 06/21/2019

Licensed Massage Therapist
Description: Job Title: Licensed Massage Therapist--SHARE YOUR HEALING TOUCH--Join the top rated on-demand massage service in the world Employer connects massage therapists directly to clients via our app, making (more...)
Company: Soothe
Location: San Rafael
Posted on: 06/21/2019

Physical Therapist PT Jobs
Description: Of all the Healthcare Professional specialties we offer, Physical Therapist are one of the specialties that have the most difference between staffing agencies in job / travel assignment locations and (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers (Therapist)
Location: Ceres
Posted on: 06/21/2019

Route Service Sales Representative (4 day workweek)Route Service Sales Representative (4 day workwee
Description: Job Description Cintas is seeking a Route Service Sales Representative RSSR to manage and grow customer accounts in the Rental Division. RSSRs drive a truck along an established route and service and (more...)
Company: Cintas Corporation
Location: Gilroy
Posted on: 06/21/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Oakland RSS job feeds