Global Kids, Inc. is seeking a dynamic, hard-working, and energetic individual interested in developing, delivering, and implementing restorative justice services and programming in our Community School program at John Adams High School in Queens, NY. The Restorative Justice (RJ) Specialist works directly with high school students, using a community-based approach to justice used to strengthen communities, repair harm and restore relationships when wrongdoings occur. It is based on a core set of principles that emphasize healing and repair over punishment, inclusion over exclusion, and individual accountability with a high level of community support.
The RJ Specialist must have a strengths-based and trauma-informed approach and philosophy when working with all people. The RJ Specialist will work as part of a team to provide training, consultation, and service delivery to support the implementation and application of restorative justice within school and community settings. This position will be responsible for providing direct service to those who have been impacted by harmful behaviors, including offenders, victims, families, school staff, community members and other key stakeholders. The RJ Specialist will work with the Community School team, school faculty and administration, students, and families to provide Restorative Justice and mental health services.
This full-time exempt position has an annual salary of $45,000-$50,000 based on experience and qualifications. GK also offers affordable medical benefits, dental, and life insurance as well as paid holidays, vacation time off, personal days, sick time and possibilities for travel. GK staff also have access to retail discounts through our Professional Employer Organization (PEO).
Please send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com. Please indicate “Restorative Justice Specialist” in the subject line of the email. All resumes submitted will be reviewed by GK senior staff.
We are unable to accept any phone, mail, or fax inquiries; please refer to the Global Kids web site for further information, www.globalkids.org. Qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. We are actively seeking candidates of diverse backgrounds.
Global Kids, Inc is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of equal treatment and opportunity and do not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, citizenship, mental or physical handicap or disability, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law. We continue to support and promote equal employment opportunity, human dignity, and diversity in all forms.