Trainer / Senior Trainer (Community Schools)

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: Mid 30s-mid 40s depending on experience and position (trainer vs. senior trainer)

Published

10/10/2018

Address

137 East 25th Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY
New York
NY
10010
United States

Description

Summary/Purpose of the Position:


Global Kids, Inc. is seeking a dynamic, hard-working, and creative individual who is experienced in youth

development, global education, and social action, and are interested in working in our PreK-8 Community

School in East Harlem. Position is available for immediate start.

Responsibilities include:


• Coordinate, develop and co-facilitate interactive, experiential workshops and activities for GK's global

education academic enrichment programs.

• Collaborate with GK staff and youth to generate new program ideas focusing on global/local issues and

meeting the goals of the NYC Community Schools Initiative.

• Develop relevant content and curriculum on global issues, 21st century skills and socio-emotional learning.

• Work with other staff and students to implement the annual Global Kids Youth Conference and other

special projects with the United Nations, Council on Foreign Relations, etc.

• Conduct special trainings for youth and educators on occasion.

• Collect, input and review attendance, evaluation and other data related to projects and student progress.

• Conduct attendance outreach services including attendance monitoring/data review, home visits,

conferences, attendance incentive activities and phone calls.

• Maintain necessary documentation/case files, program data entry and records and provide periodic progress

reports as necessary.

• Senior Trainers: Coach less experienced program staff in program development, facilitation, and workshop

design and serve as site manager/point person for school-based programs.


Qualifications:


• Trainer: Bachelors Degree is required.

• Senior Trainer: Master’s degree in education, international affairs, or related areas, plus several years

professional experience.

• Strong understanding of wide array of NYC social service resources for youth and families.

• Experience using interactive experiential learning strategies, counseling and conflict resolution skills, and

youth development/leadership strategies in culturally diverse settings with youth.

• Senior Trainer: Experience designing and leading educational workshops that build on each other.

• Experience working in schools a plus.

• Strong interest in global issues, political science, history, and social activism.

• Excellent facilitation, consensus-building and interpersonal skills.

• Initiative, creativity, willingness to learn, and ability to juggle multiple tasks independently.

• Strong communication, writing, organizational, and computer skills.

• International experience a plus

• Bilingual Spanish preferred

Benefits

Good benefits and possibilities for travel. We are actively seeking candidates of diverse backgrounds.

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

resumes@globalkids.org
http://www.globalkids.org

To Apply:


Please send a resume and cover letter to resumes@globalkids.org. Please indicate “Community

School Trainer (or Senior Trainer)” in the subject line of the email. We are unable to accept any phone, mail, or

fax inquiries; please refer to the Global Kids web site for further information, www.globalkids.org.


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