Join the Janus Team
Janus celebrates diversity and values the contributions made by every staff to help the children, youth and families we serve. All positions involve working with strong, supportive teams to make a difference in a young person's life.
We appreciate everyone’s interest in working for Janus and supporting our mission. Unfortunately, due to the large number of responses we often receive to posted job openings, it is not possible to respond to everyone who expresses interest in an open position. We will contact you if you are selected as a candidate for further consideration.
Janus is an equal opportunity employer.
Current Job Openings:
All positions are open until filled or stated
otherwise. Postings updated 3/7/2014
Manager - Bridges, Washington State Services Program - provides individualized case management services to homeless youth. Services include needs assessments, housing assistance, independent living skill building, education, housing support and referral to community resources.Click here for full position announcement. Beginning salary is $13.50 per hour; excellent benefits including medical, dental life & long-term disability insurance, EAP, 401(k), and paid time off. There are also optional voluntary coverages available. Benefit programs have varied eligibility waiting periods, depending on contract. Please submit cover letter and resume to Scott Conger at email@example.com.
Part-time Skills Trainer – Imani House - responsible for providing ongoing supervision and care for male adolescents. This position assists in the treatment and supervision of youth in the custody of the Department of Human Services through the provision of individual and group skills training, recording daily observations, targeting treatment goals, and by maintaining a structured living environment in accordance with program expectations. The position is responsible for assisting in the day-to-day operation of a residential facility. The position provides quality youth care and sight/sound supervision of male adolescent clients. Click here for full position announcement. Beginning wage is $10.25/hour. Submit cover letter and resume to Craig Gerke, c/o Janus Youth Programs, Inc., 707 NE Couch Street, Portland, OR 97232 or e-mail to him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Relief Workers are needed to fill-in for regular staff who are on vacation, ill, attending trainings, or are otherwise unavailable. Currently there is specific need for relief workers at:
SUBSTITUTE WORKERS – WILLAMETTE BRIDGE PROGRAMS - The Substitute Worker position requires extensive flexibility and availability in order to provide relief coverage for a variety of shifts, particularly overnights, during both the week and on weekends. The position provides security, supervision and crisis management at both the downtown shelters and at a transitional living residence. The primary responsibility is to provide a safe, secure, nurturing environment, and guidance for residents/guests who traditionally have been reluctant to access services. Substitute workers work on an as-needed, sporadic basis to fill in for regular staff who are unable to work due to vacations, illnesses, trainings, etc., and for short-term vacancies. Click here for full position announcement. Rate of pay is $10.00 per hour. Send cover letter & resume to Ryan Sotomayor, c/o Janus Youth Programs, Inc., 707 NE Couch, Portland, OR 97232 or e-mail to him at email@example.com.
Substitute Crisis Intake Specialist I and II - Juvenile Reception Center - provide referral, initial case coordination and advocacy for youth accessing the runaway and homeless youth system as well as youth referred by police. The Substitute Crisis Intake Specialist provides initial screening to determine eligibility for services and refer youth to appropriate agency. As part of the initial screening, the Crisis Intake Specialist will ensure youth follow-through with referral by escorting youth or requesting staff assistance from referral agency. Crisis Intake Specialists II also provide back-up support in answering the Child Abuse Crisis and Information hotline during designated times and document all calls. Because of the sporadic nature of substitute positions, flexibility in availability is necessary, as is availability to work overnight shifts. Click here for full position announcement. Beginning pay is $10.00 per hour for all hours worked as CIS I and $10.50 for all hours worked performing specific CIS II duties. Submit cover letter and resume to Amy Burke, c/o Harry’s Mother, 738 NE Davis, Portland, OR 97232 or e-mail to her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cordero: Substitute workers needed for residential facility providing individual and group skills training, family coaching, recording daily observations, targeting treatment goals, and maintaining a safe, structured living environment in accordance with program expectations. Program is staffed 24/7; individuals filling this position must be able to work overnight shifts; strong advantage for those having flexible schedules allowing them to work on short notice & a variety of shifts (but ability to work overnights is mandatory). Click here for full position announcement. Driving is preferred but not required. Bachelor's degree in a related field or 2 years experience is preferred. Please submit cover letter and resume to Catherine Hughes at email@example.com. Beginning pay is $10/hour; excellent opportunities for professional training.
Garfield and Athena House - Substitute Residential Counselors work on an as-needed basis to fill in for other staff who are unavailable to work their scheduled shifts, including overnights, weekends, and holidays. Substitute workers oversee the day-to-day or overnight operation of the facility and provide supervision of daily routines, crisis intervention, individual and group counseling, and close intensive supervision of clients.Click here for a full position announcement. Beginning pay is $10.00/hour. Submit resume and cover letter to Laurel North, firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to her c/o Janus Youth Programs, Inc., 707 NE Couch Street, Portland, OR 97232.