LAYN is an environment in which a team of passionate individuals works to ensure that the youth we serve receive the best care possible. Our diverse staff reflects the backgrounds, race, ethnicity, culture and language of our youth.

At LAYN, employees can feel secure and supported. Policies are in place to protect employees from harassment, intimidation and discrimination. We strive to create an environment which promotes hard work and success-and along with that, respect of each individual, including our youth.


LAYN offers a comprehensive package of benefits for full-time employees, including medical, dental, disability, life insurance, vacation, paid holidays, and sick leave. These benefits become available after a 90-day period.

Equal Opportunity Employer

LAYN is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, or other classes which are protected under the law.

Application Process:

Please e-mail a resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . In the subject line, please identify the name of the relevant position. Applications can also be mailed to LAYN’s administrative offices at:

PO Box 988
Los Angeles, CA 90028


Founded in 1984, The Los Angeles Youth Network (LAYN) is a California not-for-profit organization whose mission is to end youth homelessness, by providing shelter, food and counseling to the abused, neglected and abandoned. The goals for each child are to successfully complete the permanent transition away from street life to a safe and secure living environment and to fully participate in society.


Current Positions Available.

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