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The Salvation Army Life Skills Coach in Dorchester, Massachusetts


The Salvation Army’s Ray & Joan Kroc Community Center is hiring a Life Skills Coach and offers the following benefit package to part-time employees:

  • Generous paid time off every year that includes: holidays, vacation time and sick time

  • Most importantly – a job with a good purpose!

Location: 650 Dudley Street, Dorchester, MA

Pay Range: $21 per hour

Hours: 10 hours/week

Counsel and encourage clients on matters having to do with professional and personal matters: Such as career, goal attainment in daily life, health, and personal relationships. The job of a Life Coach is to motivate people to reach their full potential.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Counseling, Social Work, or Teaching

  • Must have a desire to help people.

  • Requires excellent listening and communication skills.

  • Extensive knowledge in the areas of life that you choose to cover. For example, a person who has experience working in a health care or social service field may decide to offer stress management coaching.

  • Ability to work without much direction.

  • Handle sensitive and confidential information with discretion.

  • Must have patience, confidentiality, empathy and the ability to maintain a professional emotional distance from clients.

  • Have the ability to inspire confidence

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. The Salvation Army is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified job applicants, job candidates, and employees with disabilities to ensure they enjoy equal access to all employment opportunities and benefits of employment as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act. EEO is the Law.

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

Job LocationsUS-MA-Dorchester

Job ID 2023-10996

Category Social Services

Type Regular Part-Time