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Identity’s reputation for providing quality services is reflected in its employees, who form an outstanding bilingual team with the expertise to carry out Identity’s mission of serving Latino and other diverse youth with excellence.

Current Openings

Identity has an opportunity for a bilingual (English and Spanish) Trauma-Informed Specialist. Services provided by the Trauma-Informed Specialist will include planning, coordinating, and implementing culturally competent, non-clinical, trauma-informed healing programs for youth and families with complex trauma as COVID-19 compounds their pre-existing economic vulnerability, language isolation, anti-immigrant fears and unaddressed prior Adverse Childhood Experiences and other traumas (such as from family separations). Responsibilities include using trauma-informed care expertise to be a resource and support to other Identity programs. Due to COVID-19, this job currently is to be performed remotely.

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To apply send a current resume and cover letter electronically to Carolyn Camacho at ccamacho@identity-youth.org with the subject line: Trauma-Informed Specialist Application, YOUR LAST NAME. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

Identity has an opportunity for a Case Worker. The Case Worker will be part of a dynamic, fast-paced, and results oriented team to provide wraparound services, resources, and information to clients. Case workers will assess client needs and develop an action plan to provide case management. Responsibilities include: maintaining detailed documentation for each client, completing needs assessments, developing action plans to provide referrals for food,  housing and other assistance, applying for county services, providing information as to how to prevent the spread of COVID-19, and/or making appointments for COVID-19 testing services, and provides follow-up surveys.

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To apply send a current resume and cover letter electronically to Nora Morales at nmorales@identity-youth.org with the subject line: Case Worker Application_YOUR LAST NAME. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

Identity has an opportunity for a bilingual (English and Spanish) Youth Development Specialist at the Watkins Mill and Wheaton High School-Based Health & Wellness Centers they manage in Montgomery County, Maryland. Services provided by the Youth Development Specialist will include planning, coordinating and implementing curriculum-based programs using the Positive Youth Development Model as the theoretical basis for programming; working with youth and their families to identify critical needs; making referrals to social services; and providing ongoing support and mentoring. Responsibilities include working with the Wellness Center staff team to establish and maintain strong collaboration with school partners to facilitate the referral of students to Wellness Center programs and services. The Youth Development Specialist will provide leadership, support, and expertise to meet the needs of youth and families. Due to COVID-19, this job currently is to be performed remotely.

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To apply send a current resume and cover letter electronically to Lisette Dardon at ldardon@identity-youth.org and Marvin Jovel at mjovel@indentityyouth.org with the subject line: Youth Development Specialist Application_YOUR LAST NAME. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

Recreation Assistant (Part-time)

Identity is seeking a part-time recreation assistant to help provide coaching and support to Identity’s Recreation Program. The recreation assistant will help deliver in-person and virtual programming to cohorts of 20-25 students, and depending on pandemic, may shift to in-person facilitation with social distancing and safety procedures in place. Responsibilities include planning, coordination, and implementation of Identity’s after school organized sports programs for high-risk, underserved youth in middle school and high school residing in Montgomery County, Maryland. This position is a contractual position for 30-hours a week through June 30, 2021.

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To apply send a current resume and cover letter electronically to Efrain Viana at eviana@identity-youth.org with the subject line: Recreation Assistant Application_YOUR LAST NAME. Open until filled.

Contract Positions

There are no open contract positions at this time.

Benefits

Identity offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life, and short-term disability insurance; and health reimbursement accounts. In addition, we offer a 401(k) retirement plan with employer match, paid holidays, and generous paid time off. As an added benefit, Identity offers several opportunities for professional training.

Identity is an equal opportunity employer.