April 2020 Employer Spotlight Midwest Youth Services

The UIS Career Development Center offers our Employer Spotlight to employers who recruit UIS students. This Employer Spotlight serves to better educate and prepare students for future career opportunities. Students will be able to learn about a featured employer and the internship/career opportunities they offer. Students will also be able to engage with some of the featured employers at our career fairs/expos.



What kind of positions are available within this company?
We are hiring for a Homeless Youth Case Manager & Administrative Assistant.

What are the most important skills or characteristics needed to succeed in this company?
An MYS employee must have great communication skills, a passion for helping youth, and be mission focused.

What are some benefits available to employees who are continuing their education?

What efforts are the company making to support a diverse and inclusive environment?
MYS offers continuous training in culture, diversity, and trauma-informed care.

What are some challenges the company expects within the next 5 years and how might new employees assist with these challenges?
MYS is experiencing program growth, so a new employee can expect to assist in development and fundraising efforts and opportunities.

Tell us a unique fact about the company.
Our office personnel has doubled in the last year.