Trail Youth Coffee Home

Nonprofit | Health Care

North Bend

Come join the Trail Youth Coffee Home voted Best Non-Profit by 425 magazine. We are a non-profit looking for someone who will work closely with young individuals facing diverse challenges, utilizing counseling techniques, activities during our teen hangout hours, and a strengths-based approach to empower them on their journey towards personal growth and positive life choices, and make a difference helping teens in the Snoqualmie Valley!

MSW or Licensed Counselor

$38 to $45 Hour

Trail Youth is dedicated to empowering youth aged 13-21 in the Valley. With the help of Mike Rowe (Returning the Favor), we have established a unique coffee shop that serves as more than just a place for refreshments. It's a sanctuary where young individuals can cultivate essential life skills in a supportive environment free from societal labels. We are committed to fostering a community where all youth can flourish and realize their full potential.

Position Overview: We are seeking a passionate and empathetic Licensed Counselor or MSW (Master of Social Work) to join our dynamic team. This is an extraordinary opportunity to make a meaningful impact by providing essential support to young individuals facing various challenges. As the first counselor in our organization, you will play a pivotal role in guiding and empowering our youth to overcome obstacles and develop into resilient, valuable members of society.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide individual and group counseling sessions to youth aged 13-21, addressing a wide range of social, emotional, and behavioral issues.
  • Collaborate with our team to develop personalized treatment plans tailored to each youth's unique needs and goals.
  • Conduct assessments and evaluations to identify strengths, challenges, and areas for growth.
  • Offer guidance and support to youth in developing coping strategies, building resilience, and enhancing their self-esteem.
  • Advocate for the holistic well-being of youth by coordinating with external resources and support networks as needed.
  • Foster a safe and inclusive environment within the coffee shop setting, promoting positive interactions and relationships among youth.


  • Master's degree in Social Work (MSW) or related field from an accredited institution.
  • Current licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or equivalent license/certification in counseling.
  • Experience working with adolescents and young adults in a counseling or therapeutic capacity is preferred.
  • Strong understanding of trauma-informed care, adolescent development, and evidence-based therapeutic techniques.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to establish rapport and trust with youth from diverse backgrounds.
  • Commitment to upholding ethical standards and maintaining confidentiality in all interactions.


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance and retirement plans.
  • Opportunities for professional development and continuing education.
  • A rewarding and fulfilling work environment dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of youth.

Join Us:

If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of young individuals and are ready to embark on a transformative journey with us, we invite you to apply for this rewarding opportunity. Together, we can create a supportive community where all youth have the opportunity to thrive and succeed.

Trail Youth is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply.

Job Posted 3/2/2024

Hiring Manager

Tonya Guinn

Phone: 206-225-7671


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