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Youth development Coordinator

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PURPOSE OF ROLE 

  • The purpose of the Youth Development Coordinator is to develop and implement programs for youth with developmental and intellectual disabilities in the community. 


ACCOUNTABILITIES 

  • Is responsible for researching, administering, and delivering programs for youth with Down syndrome in the community 
  • Reports directly to the Executive Director 
  • Assess the programs requirements of adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities 
  • Communicates with participate to determine their needs and interests 
  • keeps up to date emergency medical records, and release of Liability form 
  • Ensures a variety of sports, recreation, cultural, educational, and other programs are planned and implemented 
  • Ensures the program information is available and shared with the Executive Director in a timely manner 
  • Encourages community organizations to include adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities, and provide these organizations with updates on LMDSS programs 
  • Provides the necessary data to the Executive Director so evaluations on existing, and future programs can be reviewed  
  • Schedule activities, facilities and volunteers as required 
  • Supervise and lead activities 
  • Discuss all advertising with the Executive Director before Initiating 
  • Follow the budget that is provided by the Executive Director 
  • Promotes LMDSS membership, and keeps membership forms on hand 
  • Forwards all original membership forms to the LMDSS head office 


SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Excellent creative and innovative of social media, and communication skills 
  • Outgoing, Friendly, Reliable, and a team player 
  • Willingness to learn about Down syndrome, LMDSS, and be able to properly promote both LMDSS, and our programs 
  • Seek out opportunities for presentations, expos, fairs, community and non-profit organization events 
  • Communicate by phone and /or emails must be done in a professional manner 
  • Keep track of mileage, volunteer hours, admission fees and provide a monthly report, and any receipts to the Executive Director 
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills 
  • Must be able to manage own time and meet deadlines

PURPOSE OF ROLE 

  • The purpose of the Youth Development Coordinator is to develop and implement programs for youth with developmental and intellectual disabilities in the community. 


ACCOUNTABILITIES 

  • Is responsible for researching…

Details at a Glance

  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Surrey, BC, Canada
Associated Location

Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society

Surrey, BC, Canada

How to Apply

If you are interested in volunteering with the Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society please follow the following link to fill out our organization's volunteer form: Volunteer - Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society (lmdss.com). Any one in the Lower Mainland region is welcome to apply!

If you are interested in volunteering with the Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society please follow the following link to fill out our organization's volunteer form: Volunteer…

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