Health & Mental Health | Programs/Services
Summary: Established in 1992, Mile High Youth Corps (MHYC) helps youth make a difference in themselves and their community through meaningful service opportunities and educational experiences. Each year, approximately 200 Corpsmembers— youth between the ages of 16 and 24, participate in MHYC programs while earning an income, learning hands-on job skills, and for some, pursuing their high school equivalency while serving in their communities, public parks and open spaces across 22 counties in metro Denver and the Southern Front Range.
This Denver-based contract position provides individual counseling for MHYC Corpsmembers from highly diverse backgrounds. The counselor works closely with program staff to promote youth development and mental health wellness.
Hours & Compensation:
This is a contract position for approximately 10 hours per week. Tentative hours would require availability on Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Compensation is $30-45/hr. based on experience and licensure status. Candidate will be required to sign an independent contractor agreement. Priority consideration for applications submitted by November 25, 2019; position is open until filled.