If you have a position you would like posted here, please send the position title, organizations, contact person, brief description and full job description to Kelli Day at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Job positions will be posted for 30 days. Volunteer opportunities will be posted as long as opportunities are available.

Anti-Violence/Bereavement Community Counselor

POST DATE: 07/07/17

ORGANIZATION: Catholic Charities

CONTACT: Deborah Major, Catholic Charities, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: This position provides grief support to individuals, and families experiencing emotional and social distress resulting from the loss of a loved one from homicide; provides additional support to community members coping with vicarious trauma through community violence. Full description here


Coalition Manager

POST DATE: 07/07/17

ORGANIZATION: Heartland Alliance

DESCRIPTION: This position will focus primarily on defending and building upon the expansion of health coverage through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Medicaid; provide leadership and support to the Protect Our Care Illinois (POCIL) coalition, a diverse statewide coalition invested in opposing the near-term threats to the ACA and Medicaid and in building a movement and a constituency who will champion these programs far into the future. Full description here


Organizer

POST DATE: 07/07/17

ORGANIZATION: Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence

CONTACT: Colleen Daley, Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: This position will focus on assisting the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence Prevention Coalition on the Gun Dealer Licensing Campaign. Full description here


Criminal Justice Specialist Trainee/Criminal Justice Specialist I

POST DATE: 07/18/17

ORGANIZATION: Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority

CONTACT: Dawn English, Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: This position participates in on-the-job training programs designed to develop the necessary understanding and skills to develop, implement, monitor, analyze and evaluate performance of grantee programs. Full description here


Policy Analyst

POST DATE: 07/18/17

ORGANIZATION: Illinois Collaboration on Youth (ICOY)

CONTACT: Denail Timms, ICOY, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: This position will engage stakeholders and analyze research to realize ICOY's goal to positively influence public policy impacting children and young adults in Illinois. Full description here


Project Director: Juvenile Justice Programs

POST DATE: 07/18/17

ORGANIZATION: Illinois Collaboration on Youth (ICOY)

CONTACT: Denail Timms, ICOY, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: This position will support the Juvenile Redeploy Illinois programs and Illinois Juvenile Justice Commission's development and implementation of a strategic plan to address Disproportionate Minority Contact (DMC). Full description here


Research Analyst

POST DATE: 07/18/17

ORGANIZATION: Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority

CONTACT: Dawn English, Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: The person in this position will assist the manager of the Center for Justice Research and Evaluation by: (1) interpreting and summarizing research methods and findings (2) developing and administering research methods and protocols (3) analyzing qualitative and quantitative data; and (4) assisting with summarizing technical research. Full description here


Data Analyst

POST DATE: 08/04/17

ORGANIZATION: Thrive Chicago

CONTACT: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: This position will help build and support a growing organization that requires focus and flexibility as well as a willingness to work with the leadership team and staff divvy up responsibilities in the most efficient manner. Full description here


Program Coordinator

POST DATE: 08/04/17

ORGANIZATION: Illinois Children's Mental Health Partnership (ICMHP)

CONTACT: Alli Schuck, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: This position will assist ICMHP staff and committee leadership by assuming responsibility for programmatic functions of the Partnership, and providing leadership in day-to-day operations related to strategies to address children's mental health, including strategies addressing promotion, prevention, early intervention, and treatment. Full description here


National Trainer

POST DATE: 08/04/17

CONTACT: Adrienne Moore, Up2Us Sports, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ORGANIZATION: Up2Us Sports

DESCRIPTION: This position is charged with securing contracts to bring these learning opportunities to new communities and providing logistical and contact support to Up2Us Sports's Regional Training Managers. Full description here


Program Director for Suicide Prevention Education

POST DATE: 08/04/17

ORGANIZATION: Elyssa's Mission

CONTACT: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: This organization seeks a full-time employee who can support suicide prevention education middle/high schools and communities (all ages) in Chicago and surrounding suburbs. Full description here


Coordinator of Research and Evaluation

POST DATE: 08/04/17

CLOSING DATE: 08/11/17

ORGANIZATION: The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH)

DESCRIPTION: This organization seeks an experienced program coordinator to lead a range of initiatives that support strong collaboration between academic researchers and institutions and community stakeholders to improve the health of the city of Chicago. Full description here


Public Service Administrator

POST DATE: 08/04/17

ORGANIZATION: Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority

CONTACT: Dawn English, Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: This position will develop and implement agency policies and procedures; participate in executive staff meetings; develop, implement, and analyze policy issues in collaboration with the Executive Director, Executive Staff, other state agencies, and partners. Full description here

Tutor

POST DATE: 05/30/17

ORGANIZATION: Tutoring Chicago

CONTACT: Bradley Troast at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: Tutor applications for the 2017-2018 school year are open. To become a tutor, apply here.


Mentor

POST DATE: 06/09/17 

ORGANIZATION: By the Hand

CONTACT: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DESCRIPTION: After-school program that emphasizes a holistic approach to child development need volunteers for 1-3 hours once a week in Altgeld-Murray, Austin, Cabrini-Green and Englewood.