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Youth Outreach Associate

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ECPAT-USA
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Brooklyn, NY

ECPAT-USA


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Published 7 days ago

December 1, 2020
November 16, 2020
Competitive compensation and benefits package

About the role:

The Youth Outreach Associate, under the supervision of the Director of Educational Initiatives, supports ECPAT’s mission by engaging the school community in anti-trafficking education and prevention efforts. This will be done through our Youth Against Child Trafficking (Y-ACT) program which educates NYC middle and high school students about the risks of child sexual exploitation, how to avoid it, and how to become activists on the issue. Duties of the Youth Outreach Associate will focus on creating relationships between ECPAT-USA and key stakeholders in the education sector, working directly with youth in schools, and helping to develop projects. 

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct outreach to high schools, middle schools, and youth groups
  • Facilitate Y-ACT workshops at partner schools/organizations
  • Develop content for ECPAT-USA’s Y-ACT curriculum and webpage
  • Maintain and update database of potential schools and organizations as Y-ACT partners
  • Recruit, train, and supervise volunteers/interns
  • Maintain data entry for Y-ACT workshops evaluations
  • Organize and coordinate Y-ACT events
  • Other tasks as needed

Candidate requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Education or equivalent experience in a relevant field
  • Enthusiastic commitment to youth empowerment and children’s rights
  •  Eagerness to be creative and take initiative on new ideas and project
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills, with experience in public speaking
  • Ability to multitask in an effective manner

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with youth ages 12-18
  • Familiarity with monitoring and analysis platforms
  • Spoken and written fluency in Spanish
  • Experience working with children with special needs
  • Ability to communicate in American Sign Language  


About the role:

The Youth Outreach Associate, under the supervision of the Director of Educational Initiatives, supports ECPAT’s mission by engaging the school community in anti-trafficking education and prevention efforts. This will be…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 2-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Level of Language Proficiency

Spoken and written fluency in Spanish preferred

Spoken and written fluency in Spanish preferred

Location

Brooklyn, NY

How to Apply

Send email with subject line “Youth Outreach Associate” with attached cover letter and CV to info@ecpatusa.org. Do not include CV or cover letter in the body of the email. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.


Send email with subject line “Youth Outreach Associate” with attached cover letter and CV to info@ecpatusa.org. Do not include CV or cover letter in the body of the email. Applications…

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