Jobs & Internships


Looking Forward Life Coaching is currently in search of a part-time Life Coach to join our growing team. This is a perfect part-time opportunity, where you can set your own schedule, enjoy a coffee or tea at a local coffee shop while meeting with a young person that you are able to mentor and guide as they navigate life.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Meet in-person (or virtually if needed) with 3 to 4 clients, 2 to 4 times per month each
  • Create and maintain coaching schedule based on each client’s service plan
  • Understand and adopt of Person-Centered Practices and The Mentor Approach
  • Complete at least two months of training/observing a seasoned life coach before coaching independently
  • Complete monthly Touch Base Thursdays (TBT) with Head Life Coach and client’s parents/guardians and any related paperwork
  • Update Person Centered Plans and documentation bi-yearly
  • Update Person Centered Goals and documentation monthly
  • Maintain HIPPA awareness, understanding, and compliance
  • Attend monthly meetings
  • Other roles and responsibilities as requested by executive director or supervising coach


  • Trained in the Person-centered Method through the State (DHS)
  • Trained in HIPPA, OSHA, Client Rights, VA through the State
    • (We can provide training on both of the above)
  • Human Services–related degree preferred, but not required
  • Experience working with individuals with special needs (especially young adults)
  • Detailed-oriented, able to take initiative, excellent verbal and written communication
  • Must have reliable car and smartphone
  • Tech-savvy
  • Creative thinker, open-minded and understanding, compassionate but able to follow principles and regulations
  • Must be able to file paperwork on occasion