Job Openings

Thank you for your interest in a career with Volunteers of America North Louisiana. We are always happy to hear from people who can help us fulfill our mission of “uplifting all people.” For more information, contact Human Resources Director Kyra Ebarb at Kyra.Ebarb@voanorthla.org

Volunteers of America is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Current openings:

Program Assistant (Bossier City) – We are accepting resumes for a part time Program Assistant position in the after-school program at our Bossier LightHouse location.  The mission of this position is to assist the Program Coordinator in providing instruction and recreational activities in the afternoons (Monday – Thursday, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m./8-10 hours per week) for children five to thirteen years of age.  Responsibilities include lesson planning; assisting with homework; assisting with development and organization of daily activities and special events; and assisting with the monitoring of students during participation in the LightHouse program.  Candidates must have a high school diploma or GED, and pass a criminal background check.

Qualified candidates may email their resume to joshua.garrett@voanorthla.org


Child & Adolescent Mental Health Professional (Shreveport/Bossier area) – We are seeking to fill full-time Mental Health Professional positions.  Primary responsibilities include providing supportive counseling, individual intervention, parent/family intervention and crisis intervention for school aged children with mental health and/or behavioral issues.  Additional duties include collecting data for the initial assessment; conducting face-to-face interviews with the recipient and their family, which shall include school and home visits; providing crises intervention support as needed; and ensuring all records are accurately maintained and all invoicing is submitted in a timely manner.  Minimum requirements include a master’s degree in counseling or a related field; full licensure in the State of Louisiana, or individuals in supervision for their license; prior managed care/rehabilitation experience; and a minimum of three years of post-master’s experience in the delivery of mental health services specifically to children and adolescents.

Qualified candidates may email their resume to eddie.jenkins@voanorthla.org


Mental Health Professional (Alexandria area) – The primary responsibility of this position is to provide intensive, community based treatment for the persistent mentally ill adult population.  Additional duties include collecting data for the initial assessment; conducting face-to-face interviews with the recipient which shall include home visits; providing crises intervention support as needed; and ensuring all records are accurately maintained and all invoicing is submitted in a timely manner.  Requirements include a masters degree in social services field, and a minimum of three years of post-masters experience in the delivery of behavioral health services to adults.

Qualified candidates may email their resume to jennifer.varner@voanorthla.org