Denver Kids, Inc. 501(c)(3) Job Description  

Job Title: Educational SEL Counselor + Enrollment Support

Job Classification: Full Time, Exempt

Department: Program

Reports to: Program Enrollment & School Engagement Manager 

Hours: 40 hours/week

Compensation & Benefits: Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.  Individual Health & Dental Coverage, Individual Retirement Account Contribution and Paid Time Off

Position Summary:

This position plays a key role in the intervention strategy of Denver Kids, Inc. The Educational SEL Counselor will work directly with young people in DPS. The Educational SEL Counselor will work with school partner staff, ensuring a team-based approach. The Educational SEL Counselor is a coach and advocate, working closely with the youth, mentor, family and school to ensure wrap-around support is provided. In addition, the Educational SEL Counselor may facilitate social-emotional groups and attend mentoring community meetings. This Educational SEL Counselor will focus on serving students in DPS Intensive Pathway Schools, and will assist the Program Enrollment & School Engagement Manager with enrollment plans and implementation. This role will gradually transition to working primarily with Denver Kids young people in Intensive Pathways schools and remain mobile.

Primary Responsibilities:

Case Management

Programming and Events

General

Qualifications

Required:

Preferred:

Working Conditions

You Value

Compensation/Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. Salary range is $46,000.00-$50,000.00. Denver Kids offers a comprehensive benefits package including 100% employer paid medical and dental plans; life insurance; options for supplemental insurance; mileage reimbursement; employer paid cell phone; robust time off and office closure package; matching Simple IRA. 

To apply

Send resume and cover letter expressing why you are interested in this specific role with Denver Kids to apply@denverkidsinc.org. Please include the job title in the subject line of your email. No phone calls please.