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Careers

Join our team and make a difference!

Are you passionate and ready to make a real difference? At YOS, we impact the lives of numerous young people every year through our diverse programs in Child Welfare, Counseling, Juvenile Justice, and Prevention. Our track record in transforming lives is something we’re incredibly proud of.

Joining YOS isn’t just employment; it’s becoming part of a dedicated team that champions the potential within each young person we assist.

Our mission at YOS is a collective one: to enhance the lives of young people and their families, helping them navigate challenges and seize opportunities for success. Our work spans across Chicago, but it’s our shared commitment and zeal that bind us together as YOS.

Wondering if YOS is the right fit for you?

This role demands specific skills and adaptability, as working with young individuals facing various challenges is complex and multifaceted. Our team members are agile learners, adept at juggling various tasks, and bring their innovative spirit to the forefront. With us, you’ll find yourself continuously engaged and valued, utilizing your unique talents in a supportive and fulfilling environment.

YOS provides a competitive portfolio of benefits, including:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • 403(b) Retirement
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Competitive time off with pay
  • Company holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Training opportunities
  • Varying shifts, depending on position
  • Mileage Reimbursement (exclusive to position)
  • Eligibility for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness