Career Opportunities at Second Chance

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Who We Are

Second Chance is a place where justice involved San Diegans go to find hope, purpose and opportunity. Offering eight evidence-based programs, each staffed by a dedicated team of caring professionals, Second Chance is regarded throughout the greater San Diego area as a leader in helping formerly incarcerated and justice involved citizens successfully reintegrate into society.

What We Do

Second Chance helps hundreds of formerly incarcerated youth and adults receive the services they need to find a better path through job readiness training, case management, counseling, and transitional housing programs. We are dedicated to our mission of “disrupting the cycles of incarceration and poverty to help people find their way to self-sufficiency.”

How to Apply

Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@secondchanceprogram.org.  Make sure to clearly indicate which position you are applying for in the subject line.

Due to the high volume of resumes received, we sincerely appreciate no phone calls or additional emails to ask if your resume has been received.  If you did not receive an error message, you can assume your resume has been received and will be processed accordingly.

We will review all resumes and forward those candidates who best meet the qualifications and requirements listed on the job posting to the hiring manager.  If your background and experience are a fit, you will be contacted for an interview.  Those resumes who do not meet the minimum qualifications and requirements and/or which do not specify the open position they are applying for, will not be forwarded for review.

Thank you for your interest in working at Second Chance.








Second Chance Program, an equal opportunity employer, values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.  Second Chance Program will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, age, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.  Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.