Northwest Passage is seeking individuals to serve as a compass in the healing journeys of children and teens.
Serving over 350 youth ages 6-17 per year, Northwest Passage has been a leading non-profit mental health organization since 1978. We believe that every child possesses profound strength and potential, and is capable of thriving. The Youth Development Specialist position represents one of the central relationships for clients in the constellation of therapeutic activities and life at Northwest Passage.
We are seeking individuals passionate about working with youth, and we require an Associate or Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in a related field. Past experience working with youth is strongly preferred but not required.
This is an ideal position both for those seeking a career at Northwest Passage, as well as those looking for a stepping stone to graduate school or other professional paths. Many who entered Northwest Passage as a Youth Development Specialist are now leaders both within the organization and in the field of mental health.
Northwest Passage’s facilities are nestled within the wild landscapes and idyllic small towns of Northwest Wisconsin.
This position offers a salary commensurate with experience and competitive in the field. Benefits are exceptional and include free off-site housing, student loan reimbursement, health/life insurance, and paid time off. Hours are Monday-Friday 2:30pm-10:30pm