EMPLOYMENT

Join the movement of health and well-being in Leadville and Lake County!

Lake County Build a Generation is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

YMP Coordinator; Lead on Behavioral Health/Tobacco Prevention and Youth Leadership

Do you have the ability to develop a mentoring relationship with youth?

Do you have strong leadership skills?

Do you have strong communication and conflict resolution skills?

Would you consider yourself an entrepreneur?

Are you able to identify, outline, and complete key steps on a new or innovative project in order to reach a stated goal?

Then consider applying to be a full-time YMP Coordinator; Lead on Behavioral Health/Tobacco Prevention and Youth Leadership.

 

The YMP Coordinator; Lead on Behavioral Health/Tobacco Prevention and Youth Leadership will support Lake County Build a Generation’s efforts to improve health outcomes for youth and families in Lake County. The YMP Coordinator; Lead on Behavioral Health/Tobacco Prevention and Youth Leadership will do so by working with youth on improving behavioral health outcomes in Lake County, particularly related to alcohol, marijuana and tobacco.

In 2018, this work will include hiring and supporting 2 youth interns and working with other staff to document best practices in working with youth (toward the development of an LCBAG Guide to Youth Engagement) and develop a plan for a youth coalition that can move forward a systems change initiative related to behavioral health. It will also include working with these youth on a research project to prioritize key tobacco prevention issues in Lake County and implement a Speak Now social marketing campaign.  This position will also be responsible for ensuring all tobacco prevention deliverables are completed and will co-facilitate the YMP/HE Steering Committee.

For more information and how to apply, please read the full job description.

This position is open until filled.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and the contact information (phone number and email) for three professional references to Katie Baldassar, LCBAG Director, at katie@lcbag.org. The professional references should be able to speak to the candidate’s skill set for this position, and must include at least one former supervisor.
Communities That Care Youth Internships / Tobacco and Behavioral Health Youth Internships
  • Two Internship positions: CTC Youth Intern and Tobacco and Behavior Health Youth Intern
  • Are you a youth looking to make a difference in our community?
  • Are you interested in helping youth make healthy choices in their lives?
  • Are you interested in a locally paid internship?
  • Pay: $10.20 per hour
  • Seeking four part-time Youth Interns for the 2018-19 school year
  • The positions are open until filled.
CTC Youth Intern
We are seeking two CTC youth interns to work on preventing youth substance abuse and increase mental health outcomes in Lake County. As an Intern, you will help organize a mass media campaign, attend monthly workgroup meetings and gain valuable professional development skills.
Please read the full intern Job Description.

Tobacco & Behavioral Health Interns

We are seeking two Tobacco & Behavioral Health Youth Interns to work on research around tobacco use in Lake County and assist with the Speak Now campaign to help educate parents on how to talk to youth about substance misuse. These interns will also provide youth voice at monthly committee meetings and gain valuable professional development skills.

Please read the full intern Job Description.

TO APPLY- Interested youth should complete the application.  You can return the application in one of three ways: 1) email Jena@lcbag.org if for a CTC Youth Internship, email john@lcbag.org if for a Tobacco & Behavioral Health internship, OR 2) Bring it to the LCBAG office at 711 Harrison Ave, Leadville (under the red awning under the North side of the building) OR 3) mail it to LCBAG, P. O. Box 1302, Leadville, CO 80461.

This position is rolling and interviews will start immediately.

 

 

Contract Child Care

Energetic, fun individuals who love working with children are needed for Contract Child Care work! We have various events throughout the year that require child care, with hours ranging from 1-5. Compensation is $18/hour for adults and $10/hour for youth.

To apply, please fill out our Child Care Application, sign this background check authorization form, authorizing us to conduct a background check, and fill out this W-9. Please email forms to Rachelle Collins at rachelle@lcbag.org or bring them by our office at 711 Harrison Ave.

Contract Interpretation

Lake County Build a Generation seeks bilingual community members, particularly those with interpretation training or certifications, for Contract Simultaneous Interpretation work. We have various events throughout the year that require interpretation, with hours ranging from 1-5. Compensation is $25/hour. Candidates may be asked to complete an interpretation assessment. To apply, please fill out our Interpretation Application and this W-9. Please email forms to Rachelle Collins at rachelle@lcbag.org or bring them by our office at 711 Harrison Ave.