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CURRENT OPENINGS

  • Executive Director
  • Counseling Internship - PAID
  • Summer Camping Certified Lifeguards - PAID
  • Middle School Program Assistant
  • Alumni and Volunteer Assistant Coordinator

Executive Director

Position Summary:

The Executive Director of Seven Tepees manages, nurtures, and inspires a team of talented staff who are dedicated to achieving the vision and mission of the organization. The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and is responsible for effective advocacy within the broader community to achieve the vision of celebrating diversity and providing meaningful opportunities to underserved youth as reflected in the organization’s mission. Duties include responsibility for insuring the fiscal health of the organization and sound fiscal management consistent with the stated development plans and goals. In that regard, the Executive Director provides oversight and support for the Development Director in connection with all grant processes and acts as the point person, along with the Development Director, for board members, outside service providers, and community members.

S/he is further tasked with providing assistance and guidance to the Program Directors in connection with the recruitment of new youth to the program and the provision of services to all youth, families, and service providers working with the agency and within the service area of the agency’s mission and goals. Finally, and perhaps most importantly, the Executive Director is responsible for long range strategy and vision for the organization, and acts as the face of Seven Tepees in reaching out to the broader community of donors, supporters, other organizations, and potential families and youth who may be served by Seven Tepees.

Schedule:

Full-time, exempt position. 40 hours per week and additional time as required. Some evenings, weekends, and possible overnight camping required.

Compensation:

DOE; Generous Benefit Package

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in related field preferred, bachelor’s degree required.
  • Experience working with, and relating to, at-risk youth and their families within a social services or educational environment. 
  • Demonstrated experience in senior management, fund raising, program development, and staff supervision.
  • Familiarity with the structure and workings of a nonprofit organization.
  • Excellent communication, organization, writing, and team-building skills.
  • Exercise good judgment and discretion; strong ethical character capable of handling confidential information.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and work independently.
  • Ability to work well with a diverse population of youth, families, staff, and volunteers.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish a plus.

Full description and application instructions


2017-2018 counseling internship - paid

Position Summary:

With support and clinical supervision from onsite Counseling Program Director, Sasha Levine LMFT, the Intern will provide mental health services, including individual counseling and co-facilitating groups, as well as support with case management as needed for the Middle School or High School programs. 

Schedule:

8-12 hours per week, approximately 20 weeks per semester, preferably 2 or 3 days a week during after-school hours (4-6pm) from August 2017 to May 2018

Compensation:

$13/hour, no paid holidays
 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Enrollment in or completion of master's program in counseling or social work (MSW, MFT)
  • Experience working with middle or high school youth, particularly low income youth of color
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team
  • High degree of confidentiality
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Familiarity with public schools and districts as well as UC/CSU eligibility, preferred
  • Spanish language fluency strongly preferred

Full description and application instructions


summer camping lifeguard

Position Summary:

Seven Tepees Youth Program is currently looking for two certified lifeguards for our youth camping trip to Lake Shasta, that takes place between July 18 and July 22, 2017.

Duties will be performed at the Lake Shasta campsite and hours can include mornings and afternoons. Lifeguards are responsible for maintaining the safety of all staff, Middle School and High School youth and for enforcing all procedures and safety regulations related to the swimming site. Duties include recognizing and responding effectively to emergencies, reporting any unsafe conditions to the program director, and performing other swimming-related duties as assigned.

Schedule:

You will be working for about 3 hours once a day. If you live in the Bay Area, you are required to camp with the group for that week. Food and accommodations will be available to you.

If you live around the Redding area, you are not required to camp with the group, but you must be able to arrive one to two hours before you are expected to be on duty.

Compensation:

$400/week

Requirements:

  • Age requirement: 18
  • Must provide (2) references
  • Lifeguard Training/ Certification
  • First Aid, AED and CPR Certification
  • Live Scan background check

If you are interested, please send your résumé to Arlan Murillo, Program Director, at amurillo@seventepees.org.


Middle school program assistant

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Learning Center Program Manager, the Middle School Program assistant case manages as many as 17 middle school students as well as coordinates our Mentor Program. The Middle School Program Coordinator directly collaborates with the Middle School Program Assistant.

Schedule:

40 hours/week between Seven Tepees and BAYAC

Compensation: 

$14,700 stipend paid to full time members throughout the term of service (about $1200 a month before taxes); Education Award of $5,550 granted upon completion of service and usable for college, trade school, or other educational expenses

Requirements:

● High School diploma or GED
● U.S. Citizen, U.S. National or Permanent Resident
● At least 17 years of age
● Ability to work full time (40hrs/wek) 

If you are interested, please send your résumé to Arlan Murillo, Program Director, at amurillo@seventepees.org.

Full description and application instructions


Alumni & Volunteer Assistant Coordinator

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Associate Program Director, the Alumni & Volunteer Assistant Coordinator performs Alumni Case Management, High School and Alumni Program support and recruits a cadre of individual volunteers to support Seven Tepees program activities.

Schedule:

40 hours/week between Seven Tepees and BAYAC

Compensation: 

$14,700 stipend paid to full time members throughout the term of service (about $1200 a month before taxes); Education Award of $5,550 granted upon completion of service and usable for college, trade school, or other educational expenses

Requirements:

● High School diploma or GED
● U.S. Citizen, U.S. National or Permanent Resident
● At least 17 years of age
● Ability to work full time (40hrs/wek) 

If you are interested, please send your résumé to Ashley Allen, College and Career Program Manager, at ashley@seventepees.org.

Full description and application instructions

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