Jobs at youth shelters & Family Services



We offer the following to our full-time employees (32-40 hours per week employees):

SUPERIOR Medical Benefits from Blue Cross Blue Shield


EXCELLENT Dental Benefits from United Concordia


GENEROUS Paid Time Off, full-time employees working 40 hours per week earn 20 days/year upon your first year of employment; 25 days/year upon third year of employment; 30 days/year upon 5th year of employment


OUTSTANDING professional development training to include CPR/First Aid Certification, Positive Youth Development, Nurtured Heart Approach, Mental Health First Aid Certification, Workplace Training, Safety Training, and other on-the-job training opportunities.

How to Apply: Send resume and cover letter to: Kim Bunch at Youth Shelters & Family Services, P.O. Box 28279, Santa Fe, NM 87592-8279 or via email: kbunch@youthshelters.orgPlease download and complete the application forms listed below:

YSFS is an EOE, Drug Free workplace and complies with the ADA. Youth Shelters and Family Services provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


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  • Service Coordinator- Youth Emergency Shelter (Santa Fe, NM)
  •  Part-Time Youth Service Specialist (Santa Fe, NM)
  • Overnight Youth Service Specialist (Santa Fe, NM)
  • Service Coordinator- Rapid Rehousing (Rio Rancho, NM)

Location: Santa Fe, NM

Relief workers needed for programs serving in crisis, runaway and homeless youth.

  • Provide direct care and supervision, outings, activities, and life skills for youth in 24/7 residential youth programs and street outreach and drop-in services for a street outreach program

  • Days, afternoons, evenings, weekends, and some overnights on a come as needed basis

Santa Fe, NM – 2 openings
Gallup, NM – 1 opening
Rio Rancho, NM – 1 opening

Dynamic full time position for a motivated person. This position is serving the needs of Homeless Youth in Santa Fe County through a “Housing First” approach.It is an incredible opportunity to assist in housing youth who are in need of support. We provide rental assistance, house hunting support, case management, home visits, access to community resources, and overall support necessary to transition youth to a permanent housing opportunities. The ideal candidate will be empathetic, but not dwell in sympathy; will be able to meet applicants in the physical, mental, emotional, and functional level where they present; and will be able to present professionally and advocate with Landlords.

This position has a high percentage (>75%) direct client support and community network and a somewhat lower percentage of paperwork and documentation comparative to other positions in the social services field.

Location: Santa Fe, NM

Youth Shelters and Family Services seeking Grant Writer to prepare proposals and grant applications and grant reports; prepare quarterly newsletter, actively create content for organization’s social media platforms, identify, develop and respond to public and private grant opportunities, participate in periodic audits of grants as necessary.