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:

Residential Trainer (Shreveport, Louisiana) – We have a part-time Residential Trainer position open.  Candidates must be willing to work evenings/nights and weekend shifts.  Residential Trainers ensure the safety and wellbeing of individuals who reside in a residential setting.  Primary responsibilities include providing training to residents; transporting residents to appointments; planning and conducting structured activities; and coordinating with the resident’s Case Manager concerning resident’s progress, including appropriate changes to the service plan.  Requirements include a high school diploma or GED; prior work experience in a program that serves persons with disabilities preferred; and CMA certification preferred.

Qualified candidates may email their resume to Jeannie.Kanode@voanorthla.org or apply in person at 1002 Texas Avenue, Shreveport, LA  71101


Child & Adolescent Mental Health Professional (Caddo, Desoto or Bossier Parish, Louisiana) – We are seeking to fill full-time Mental Health Professional positions working in Bossier, Caddo or Desoto Parish.  Ten-month and twelve-month positions are available.  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; and full licensure in the State of Louisiana, or individuals in supervision for their license.

Qualified candidates may submit a resume to Keshia.Jabbar@voanorthla.org