Career Advancement Coach- Young Adult Internship Program

University Settlement


The Door
555 Broome St.
New York , NY, 10013



Job Type:



Full Time



Minimum Hours/Week:

35 hours/week

Minimum Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Sociology, Urban Policy, Education or related field required.

Job Description:

The goal of The Door’s Career and Education Services Department is to support young people in completing secondary education and successfully transitioning into post-secondary education and employment. Programs within the Career and Education Services Department (CareerED) are designed to help young people, who are in school, out-of-school and out-of work, to assess, set, and obtain their educational and career goals. CareerED services specifically allow a young person to craft a personalized life plan defining the steps he/she will take to achieve those goals while developing the necessary skills for future life success and independence. The Career Advancement Coach is responsible for providing intensive support, mentoring, coaching, and case management services to assist participants to successfully move up an education and occupation ladder towards economic self-sufficiency. Specifically, the Career Advancement Coach will help young adults earn their GEDs, enroll college, and/or obtain internships, jobs and advanced occupational skills training as well as provide retention support services after a young person is placed in college or employment. In this capacity, the Career Advancement Coach will be the primary point person for the young person during the duration of his/her participation in EPOCH working closely with GED instructors, learning strategists, career readiness instructors, job developers and college advisors to ensure the young person is meeting his/her career and education goals.

How to Apply:

Only applications submitted through the link below will be accepted. All other applications will not be considered. Web:

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NO telephone or email inquiries.