Youth Program Specialist

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: $45,000 Annually

Published

11/02/2018

Start Date

12/17/2018

Application Deadline

12/07/2018

Address

591 Main Street
New York
New York
10044
United States

Description

What we’re looking for:

Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) seeks a Youth Program Assistant with strong customer service to oversee and ensure a safe, fun, and positive environment for our Youth Center's Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer teen and youth programs.

What you’ll do:

  • Plan seasonal sports curriculum, coordinate and promote the Roosevelt Island Youth Sports Programs
  • Work hands-on in programming these activities
  • Provide quality customer service to members, volunteers and participants
  • Obtain, organize and manage volunteer staff to assist with the operations of the programs
  • Assist with youth development programs
  • Successfully obtain and file registration forms and waivers from participants
  • Suggest and place order requests for equipment pertinent to the program within the operational budget
  • Perform administrative duties which support the Youth Center Program
  • Assist with the research and implementation and delivery of sport specific training for volunteer coaches
  • Other duties as assigned.

What you’ll bring:

  • Associate’s degree in Social Work, Family Studies, Psychology, Education, Liberal Arts, other related field or equivalent experience.
  • Excellent attention to detail and office procedures.
  • Experience in DYCD programs.
  • Ability to collaborate as part of a team.
  • Knowledge of and history working with youth and providing services consistent with positive youth development principals.


Benefits

What we offer:

This is a full-time administrative position with an annual salary of $45,000.00

A highly competitive benefits package, including:

  • Fully-paid health, dental and vision plans for you and your dependents
  • Paid holidays, sick, comp and vacation days
  • Commuter benefit programs, including, transit check and/or free parking on RIOC
  • Retirement savings plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (medical and dependent care)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • LTD and Life Insurance Programs
  • Exciting work environment with a beautiful view of Manhattan and Long Island City


Level of Language Proficiency

What you’ll bring:

  • Associate’s degree in Social Work, Family Studies, Psychology, Education, Liberal Arts, other related field or equivalent experience.
  • Excellent attention to detail and office procedures.
  • Experience in DYCD programs.
  • Ability to collaborate as part of a team.
  • Knowledge of and history working with youth and providing services consistent with positive youth development principals.

What you’ll need:

The ideal candidate will be great with children, outgoing, yet patient, and EXCEPTIONALLY responsible. We are looking for individuals with administrative, artistic and/or athletic interests, who love to get involved. All candidates must pass a background check and submit to fingerprinting.


Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

2-year degree

How To Apply

hrstaffing@rioc.ny.gov
http://rioc.ny.gov/

Interested applicants should send their cover letter and resume with the subject line: Director of Procurement via email to: Erica.Spencer-El@rioc.ny.gov.


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