Current Employment Opportunities

Do you want to help teens?

At CHA, our sole purpose is to be available to help youth in crisis 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Through our continuum of care of services we meet the basic needs of youth in crisis, while providing them with the support to become healthy, self-sufficient, contributing members of our community. Our continuum of care includes: street outreach, 24 hour emergency shelter, day drop-in services, housing services, health care services, youth engagement, pastoral ministry, employment /education assistance, counseling, life skill development, and transitional living programs. 

Special Events Coordinator

The Special Events Coordinator is an exempt full-time position and will join our development team. This position is responsible for the planning, organizing, producing and maximizing the results of all annual fundraising and cultivation events including but not limited to Candlelight Vigil for Homeless Youth, Fire & Ice Ball, Passage House Luncheon & Golf Tournament. Generate and manage new event concept ideas to fulfill the objectives of the overall Development strategic plan and help to create a consistent Covenant House brand. Manages donor database management system relevant to development related information. A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education in special event management or related field. Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) and/or Global Certification in Meeting Management (CMM) designation would be considered an asset. Five years or more of experience in one or more of the following areas: public relations, fundraising and special event management. Public speaking and publication design experience is desirable.

Youth Engagement Program Coordinator

The Youth Engagement Program Coordinator is an exempt full-time position and will join our shelter services team. This position reports to and works in conjunction with the Youth Engagement Program Director. The Youth Engagement Program Coordinator (YEPC) provides and ensures a high quality of service delivery in all aspects of youth care in the Youth Engagement Center through direct supervision of Youth Engagement Specialists, management and program development.  In coordination with the Program Director, the YEPC will oversee case planning and work with program Youth Engagement Specialists to provide comprehensive services to clients while ensuring implementation of agency philosophy, policies, and procedures. This individual must possess a bachelor’s degree in Human Services, Psychology, Sociology or related field. Master’s degree preferred. Five years of experience with at-risk adolescent population, preferably in a residential setting including case work preparation. Two years must have been in a supervisory capacity providing direct supervision and evaluation of staff.

Associate Program Coordinator – Rights of Passage (ROP)

The Associate Program Coordinator is an exempt full-time position and will join our Rights of Passage (ROP) team. This position reports to and works in conjunction with the ROP Program Director. The Associate Program Coordinator (APC) provides and ensures a high quality of service delivery in case work and all aspects of youth care in the Rights of Passage Transitional Living Program through direct supervision, management, and program development.  In coordination with the Program Director, the APC will oversee case planning and work with program Youth Engagement Specialists to provide comprehensive services to clients while ensuring implementation of agency philosophy, policies, and procedures. This individual must possess a bachelor’s degree in Human Services, Psychology, Sociology or related field. Three years of experience with at-risk adolescent population, preferably in a residential setting including case work preparation. One year must have been in a supervisory capacity providing direct supervision and evaluation of staff.

Pastoral Minister

The Pastoral Minister is a full-time position and reports to and works in conjunction with the Youth Engagement Center Program Director. The Pastoral Minister position will provide spiritual guidance and pastoral counseling for youth who access services throughout Covenant House.  This individual will act as liaison between youth and local religious organizations and prepare and lead liturgical non-denominational services.  Will be an active role in facilitating orientation, providing mission oriented information to new hires, mentors and volunteers. Will provide residential crisis intervention and counseling as required. This individual must possess a bachelor’s degree; academic preparation in theology, spirituality, ministry and/or pastoral counseling is required. Experience with adolescents in a professional or volunteer capacity, arranging/coordinating group meetings, presentations and liturgical services and residential crisis intervention and counseling experience desirable.

On-Call Case Worker

Covenant House Alaska is looking for dedicated individuals who have a desire to assist youth, ages 13-21, in crisis. In the absence of regular shift and program staff on the morning, evening or overnight shifts, the On-Call Case Worker provides direct supervision and supportive services to any youth receiving services at Covenant House Alaska. This per diem positions duties include intakes, discharges, crisis intervention and data entry. A High School Diploma is required; Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services, Social Work, Psychology or a related field is preferred. Minimum of one (1) to two (2) years of experience working with adolescent population, preferably in a residential setting including case work preparation; life, volunteer, internship will be considered.

Covenant House Alaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Covenant House offers a competitive benefits package as well as a flexible vacation plan for full-time employees. All applicants must possess a clean driving record and pass a state and federal background check.

If you are interested in helping teens and are dedicated to the welfare of children, submit your application, cover letter and resume to: Covenant House Alaska, PO BOX 100620, ATTN: Human Resources, Anchorage, AK 99510-0620

Secure Fax: (907) 339-4252 or Email them to employment@covenanthouseak.org or Call (907) 339-4207 for further information.

You can download an application here.