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TEDxYouth@Seattle Adult People Officer

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Published 3 months ago

TEDxYouth@Seattle

x = independently organized TED event


About: The TEDxYouth@Seattle event (of necessity, remote in 2021) is designed to inspire and empower young people to share ideas worth spreading. This event will feature diverse leaders ages 13-24 in the greater Seattle area who are actively applying their ideas and talents towards creating a better future.  


Volunteer: Adult People Officer (for the TEDxYouth@Seattle organization)

As a member of the TedxYouth@Seattle Core Team you will be asked to attend weekly meetings with the Volunteer and Core Team. This position will begin now and continue through the Spring of 2021.

 ~5-10 hrs/week, 1-2 Meetings per week (Volunteer Management Team and Core Team, possible additional meetings outside requirements)


People Officer Responsibilities (5-10 hrs/week):

  • Attend weekly meetings with the Volunteer Management Team and Core Team
  • Lead development of this new role partnering with the Speaker Team Adult People Officer, TEDxYouth Seattle Wellness Coach and TEDxYouth Seattle Diversity, Equity & Inclusion lead to build a culture of inclusivity, safety and growth.
  • Partner with Volunteer lead to recruit and onboard new volunteers
  • ‌Mentor and Coach volunteer team members 
  • Report‌ ‌to‌ ‌the‌ ‌co-organizers/PM/speaker‌ ‌team‌ ‌lead‌ ‌if‌ ‌conflicts‌ ‌arise‌ 
  • Collaborate with or support the Speaker Team Adult People Officer to address coaches and speakers who may have difficult topics and situations
  • Be a resource for all TEDxYouth Seattle Team Leads to consult with on inter-team issues 


Qualifications & Personal Characteristics 

  • 5+ years experience in Human Resources
  • Professionalism and discretion 
  • Recruitment and selection 
  • Social/emotional‌ ‌awareness and empathetic ‌
  • Responsiveness and reliability 
  • Excellent conflict resolution skills
  • Strong communication skills - online reliability + flexibility
  • Technologically adept (i.e. understand Google Drive, Slack, Whatsapp - ability to schedule and host meetings on Zoom)
  • Management experience to support a growing organization (will lead people virtually) and passion to help it thrive
  • Passion for leadership and mentoring youth


All offers of employment at TEDxYouth@Seattle are contingent upon clear results of a background check. 

TEDxYouth@Seattle

x = independently organized TED event


About: The TEDxYouth@Seattle event (of necessity, remote in 2021) is designed to inspire and empower young people to share ideas worth spreading. This event will feature diverse leaders…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Seattle, WA, USA

How to Apply

Next step:

Does this role resonate with you? If so, please fill out this application: https://forms.gle/2wbdmCgdfgSZr7s29

If you have questions please reach out to youthvolunteers@tedxseattle.com


If selected for an interview, you will be contacted to schedule a 30-60 minute interview with members of the Speaker Team. If you are selected to join the team, you will be invited to attend the next scheduled weekly Core team meeting. 

Next step:

Does this role resonate with you? If so, please fill out this application: https://forms.gle/2wbdmCgdfgSZr7s29

If you have questions please reach out to youthvolunteers…

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