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Youth Service Coordinator

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation of Brooklyn, New York


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Published 16 days ago

November 2, 2020
October 30, 2020
$35,000 - $42,000Salary to commensurate with experience

The Youth Service Coordinator is a full time position with the Center for Personal Financial Health at Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation. The Youth Services Coordinator will develop, maintain, and monitor partnerships with local and borough-wide businesses, organizations, and schools for internship placements as well as educational, vocational, and employment opportunities for youth and young adults.

Responsibilities:

Youth Engagement and Program Facilitation

  • Plan, coordinate, and implement targeted outreach to engage young people in Central Brooklyn in Youth Services initiatives
  • Complete enrollment and assessments to determine participant strengths and needs
  • Develop curriculum, facilitate interactive workshops, and coordinate guest speakers in order to support participant growth and development in areas such as career exploration, job readiness, civic engagement, diversity, equity and inclusion, social emotional learning, conflict resolution, and financial literacy
  • Develop individualized service plans and provide coaching to assist participants in reaching self-identified goals and outcomes including industry-recognized certification, increased educational attainment, and job placement
  • Serve as mentor to youth participants by supporting the development of pro-social behaviors, habits of work and learning, and self advocacy

Partnerships and Community Engagement

  • Develop and maintain relationships within the private and public sectors to provide participants with internship experiences and post-internship jobs, as well as educational and certification opportunities
  • Perform site visits to partner worksites to monitor placements and troubleshoot as needed
  • Assist with community outreach and tabling events with occasional evenings and weekends

Administration and Reporting

  • Ensure timely collection and submission of data, required documents, reports, and participant payroll
  • Maintain organized and efficient systems for storing digital and hard-copy records
  • Meet regularly with additional staff to discuss the programs' progress towards outcomes
  • Participate in Restoration's training, staff meetings, and supervisory sessions

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • At least two (2) years of successful experience working in social services, education, youth development, mental health, or related areas
  • Strong facilitation and training skills with the ability to conduct engaging workshops both in-person and virtually
  • Experience coordinating partnerships and organizing community engagement efforts
  • Experience in workforce development or internship program coordination
  • Experience working with Black and Brown youth and young adults in educational or community-based settings
  • Must possess appropriate level of computer and digital competence
  • Excellent organizational skills and time management
  • Must possess learning (growth) mindset, solid critical reasoning and presentation skills
  • Commitment to using holistic and strengths-based approaches, meeting "participants where they are", and working with people from diverse backgrounds in a culturally-competent manner
  • Bi-lingual (Spanish) is preferred but not required
  • Familiarity with Central Brooklyn is a plus
  • Knowledge of Agile methodology (e.g. Scrum, etc.) strongly preferred
  • Proficient online collaboration tools such as Slack, Google Suite as well as strong database management skills strongly preferred

The Youth Service Coordinator is a full time position with the Center for Personal Financial Health at Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation. The Youth Services Coordinator will develop, maintain, and monitor partnerships with…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance

Accrued time includes Vacation, Sick, and Personal Days

Paid Holidays

403(b) Plan offerings

Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance

Accrued time includes Vacation, Sick, and Personal Days

Paid Holidays

403(b) Plan offerings

Location

1368 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216

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