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Join the YST family.

Want to make a difference in the lives of youth in your community who face challenges such as generational poverty, trauma, and substance abuse? Tired of working in environments that value quantity over quality? If so, come join our team! YST offers a FUN, FLEXIBLE, SUPPORTIVE, and CARING environment for youth, families, and employees.

Our full-time employees enjoy the following benefit package that includes, but not limited to:

  • Health*, Dental*, Vision*, Long Term Disability*, and Life Insurance* all paid in full

  • Flexible Spending Account, Day Care Reimbursement Plan, and Mental Health Reimbursement 

  • Generous accrual of annual leave and sick leave

  • 11 paid holidays

  • Birthday holiday

  • 401 K plan

*employee only


Current Job Opportunities:

Substance Abuse Program Coordinator

Applications are being accepted for a Substance Abuse Program Coordinator to provide clinical consultation and professional guidance to Substance Abuse Counseling staff; assist adolescents and their families to resolve presenting issues / problems, improve communication, develop skills and enhance overall functioning through therapeutic intervention including family, individual and group counseling, case management, service linkage and advocacy. Master’s Degree in Social Science and LADC, LCSW, LPC, LMFT professional accreditation/license is required. 

Permanency Navigator

Youth Services of Tulsa is hiring a Permanency Navigator to work directly with youth and young adults to help link them with community resources and services to successfully transition from homelessness to self-sufficiency. This position entails working as a bridge/navigator between internal YST programs, outside community partners and housing options. Bachelor’s degree in Social Science field or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience is required for this position. Case management experience preferred.

Full-Time Shelter Youth Specialist – Female

Applications are being accepted for a Full Time  Female Youth Specialist to work in the Emergency Shelter on nights and weekends. An associate’s degree in human services or related field or 6-12 months related experience or training working with at-risk youth is preferred.   Applications with resume accepted until the positions are filled. 

Family Counselor - Tulsa Main Office 

 Applications are being accepted for a Family Counselor to work with at-risk youth and their families at our Tulsa Main office.  This position requires a Master’s degree in a Social Science related field with LCSW, LPC, LMFT, or eligible to be under supervision.  Experience should include work with adolescents and families. Applications accepted until position is filled. 

Employment & Education Coordinator

Youth Services is seeking an Employment & Education Coordinator to train and support the Employment & Education Specialists and Social Enterprise Specialists.  Other duties include coordinating and monitoring services to ensure the program and client goals are being met.  Responsibilities for the overall management and success of YST’s Social Enterprise, T-Town Tacos is also required.  A Bachelor’s Degree in Social Services is required for this position.  Master’s Degree is in Social Services, four years’ experience working with youth and families, two years of supervisory experience and food industry experience is strongly preferred.

Health Education and Navigation Specialist

Applications are being accepted for a Health Education & Navigation Specialist to ensure youth access needed health services, including sexual and reproductive health and family planning services. The Health Education and Navigation Specialist will provide inclusive hands-on case management to assist young people in accessing medical clinic services, understanding medical recommendations, and follow-up services to improve their overall health and well-being. This position will remove barriers by assisting with transportation, accompanying the youth to appointments, providing application assistance and advocating to providers.  The Health Education and Navigation Specialist also provides group and individual education on a wide range of health topics, including STI and HIV prevention, and one-to-one health risk assessments used to guide young people in learning about themselves and recognizing their need for health services. A Bachelor’s degree in Health, Social Science, or an equivalent is required for this position. Bilingual preferred.

Shelter Cook

Applications are being accepted for a part-time cook for the youth shelter. Duties include planning and prepping meals, managing food inventory, monitoring the budget, and kitchen and food service management. Institutional cooking and child nutrition experience preferred. Applications accepted until the position is filled.

Youth Services of Tulsa, Inc. (YST) is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applicants for all positions equally without regard to their race, sex, age, religion, national origin, veteran status or any disability which is not job-related.

This application will be given every consideration, but its receipt does not imply that the applicant will be employed.  Each question should be answered in a complete and accurate manner as no action can be taken on this application until all questions have been answered.   


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