Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at Casa Youth Shelter. We are interested in bright and energetic individuals to join our family!

Executive Director

Job Description and Core Competencies

In order to position itself as Southern California’s premiere shelter for runaways and youth-in-crisis, Casa Youth Shelter (CYS) must employ staff members who possess the experience and abilities to lead the organization into the next generation. To that end, the Executive Director and program staff will use only the most promising practices to deliver programs in the following areas: shelter care, counseling, family reunification, education, community outreach, and public awareness. And we will maintain our leadership position in the field of human services by continually investing in staff development.

The Executive Director is an entrepreneurial leader. He/She is community-minded and possesses values and knowledge relevant to the youth and families in crisis who access CYS’s services. The Executive Director works within the CYS structure and governance. He/She is committed to supporting and implementing the organizational goals, objectives, and initiatives outlined in the strategic operating plan; and he/she works collaboratively with the board and staff in a manner consistent with CYS’s values, policies, procedures, and practices.

For a detailed description of required competencies, please click here to view the full description.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to Mr. Emil Jorge, Board Member, Casa Youth Shelter via email ejorge@spartacalendars.com. State “Executive Director Position” in the subject line.

Youth Supervisor

The Youth Supervisors maintain the house environment and are directly responsible for supervision of the residents in the shelter. Shift and On-call positions are available.

Position requirements

  • Must be at least 23 years of age
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License
  • Must have no felony arrests or misdemeanor child abuse convictions


  • Pay is $14.00 per hour to start or $15.00 for graveyard shifts
  • Full-time employees receive full benefits

To apply, please send email with resume and cover letter attached to agency@casayouthshelter.org.

Casa Youth Shelter is an Equal Opportunity Placement Site.

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