Ain Dah Yung Center – Evening Front Desk Staff

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

“The Ain Dah Yung Center provides a healing place within the community
for American Indian youth and families to thrive in safety and wholeness.”


DOQ. Full-time exempt position with excellent benefits. Monday—Friday, 4 pm—12 am.


Primary responsibilities include providing security and responding to Residents’ needs and
enforcing the guest policies at the front desk of Mino Oski Ain Dah Yung, a 42 unit permanent supportive housing program for youth ages 18– 24 years old.


• A minimum of a high school diploma or GED is required.
• AA degree in social services, child development, elementary/secondary education or related field preferred.


• A minimum of 1-year experience working with youth in a residential, therapeutic, group or classroom setting.
• Excellent organizational and communication (verbal & written) skills.
• Strong people skills and the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse population.
• Must be able to lift at least 40 pounds and the ability to climb several levels of stairs.
• Must have experience working with youth with a variety of emotional, personal or social concerns.
• Set up and secure the after-hours desk as needed and appropriate.
• Provide corrective interactions around enforcement of Mino Oski rules, policies & procedures.
• Ability to use: Office equipment including telephone systems, multifunction copier, MS Office and Outlook and
learn the use of security camera and door system software.
• Establish and maintain positive and appropriate relationships with residents.
• Provide security monitoring of the building inside and out, with rounds several times per shift.
• Respond & provide assistance with emergency situations and crisis intervention including de-escalation and if necessary calling the authorities & appropriate staff.
• Knowledge of the Native American culture, values, and family systems preferred.
• Cognizant and sensitivity to the needs of homeless youth, at-risk families and to the needs of the American Indian Community is a must. American Indian candidates encouraged to apply.


Must be at least 21 years or older and pass DHS Background Check.

CLOSING DATE: March 27, 2020

If interested, please email cover letter and resume to Jill Ross at [email protected] or for more information about the Ain Dah Yung Center, visit us at