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To apply for this position please send resume and cover letter by email to,

preferably in a format recognized easily by Microsoft Office or Adobe Reader.


Dutchtown Opportunity Coalition for Youth

The Dutchtown Opportunity Coalition for Youth (DOCY) engages with youth to reduce their likelihood of being both victims and perpetrators of crime by connecting them to opportunities that pave a way towards graduation and/or employment. We will also engage intentionally with household members to identify needs and make referrals to supportive services for the participants. DOCY is seeking a team member to lead case management for youth ages 10-17  from the Dutchtown, Gravois Park, and Mount Pleasant neighborhoods. 


Essential Duties
  • Case Management of Youth 10-17 

  • Assistance in planning and executing outreach events 

  • Maintains positive relationships and open communication with community providers and coalition partners

  • Assist in compiling client data and metrics for reporting purposes 

  • Compile monthly progress reports on each participant 

  • Maintain ongoing contact with participants until identified goals are met 

  • Make appropriate referrals to services/resources 

Required Skills 
  • Excellent communication skills 

  • Experience with high-level data management  

  • Functional knowledge of Microsoft Office programs 

  • Experience and/or training in crisis intervention  

  • Experience working with high-risk youth 

  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships with community providers in the service area 

  • Ability to quickly develop and sustain trusting relationships 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Counseling, or Psychology with two years of related experience; A Master's Degree  in Social Work, Counseling, or Psychology from an accredited program or in a closely related human service field is  preferred  

  • Additional certifications, licenses, advanced training, and experience preferred 

  • Professional demeanor and excellent communication skills (written and verbal) 

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including evening and weekend hours as needed 

  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

  • Must possess and maintain proof of auto insurance 

  • Must be at least 21 years of age 

  • No pending criminal cases or prior convictions for domestic violence (within 10 years) or prior convictions for sexual assault or child abuse. Must be able to obtain clearance from Mo Family Registry. 


Hours per Week 

Minimum forty (40) hours a week, evenings and weekends as needed 


Salary Range 

$41,000-$50,000 commensurate with experience  


Work Environment 

Typical office environment in the Dutchtown neighborhood 



This full-time exempt position provides a full range of benefits, including fully paid health, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance, holidays, leave time, and incentive pay opportunities. 



Employment Connection is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Employment Connection will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the agency. 

To apply for this position, please email a cover letter and resume to

As with many area employers, we receive a large volume of responses and appreciate each submission, but we cannot promise to personally respond to each one.

This is a minority-friendly employer. EOE M/F/D/V.

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