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Poughkeepsie, New York

Teen Challenge Program Assistant

Part time 10 hours per week.

The Program Assistant will help the Program Specialist in organizing and operating the Teen Challenge Program, serving youth ages 14-18 years old. Teen Challenge includes weekly life skills curriculums, recreation and community service activities.  The children served with Teen Challenge have emotional, social, or behavioral disorders and are in counseling.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED, some college preferred.
  • Education and/or experience working with persons with mental health issues.  
  • Valid driver’s license with 3 years driving experience required.