Since 1995, Futures and Options has empowered New York City’s youth, particularly youth of color and students from historically underrepresented communities, to acquire transferable professional skills, pursue higher education, and successfully compete in a global 21st century economy. We collaborate with New York City employers to provide transformative career development opportunities to young people, enabling them to succeed in college and inspiring them to pursue meaningful careers.
Our programs include: The Internship Program, which provides paid, mentored internships and career development workshops to students age 16 to 19 years old; Career Essentials, our hands-on career-readiness and career exploration program that provides opportunities for students to practice and improve their interpersonal, communication, and other relevant work-related skills; The Externship Experience, a remote career exploration and skill-building program focused on growing industries; the College Guidance Initiative, which helps students navigate the college application and selection process; and Alumni Engagement Programming, which provides continued work-readiness, mentoring, career exploration, and networking opportunities to alumni as they navigate their way through school and plan for future careers.
Futures and Options is now seeking a highly capable, dedicated and empathetic Seasonal Assistant Program Coordinator to join our robust program team that works with hundreds of students each year.
Key Responsibilities: The Seasonal Assistant Program Coordinator will:
Additional Responsibilities will include:
Timeframe: The Seasonal Assistant Program Coordinator must be available to work fulltime from May through August.
Compensation: $20-$25/hour. Seasonal Assistant Program Coordinators are considered temporary employees and are not eligible for our benefits package, with the exception of short-term disability and unemployment insurance through payroll deductions.
How to Apply:
Please email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org, with “Seasonal Assistant Program Coordinator” as the subject line.
Applicants who obtain a conditional job offer will be required to demonstrate that they have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or qualify for a medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement before beginning employment. Final candidates are subject to a background check. This position is a hybrid position; employees are required to be in the office at least 2 to 3 days/week.
Futures and Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to an equitable and inclusive program and a diverse staff team. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Since 1995, Futures and Options has empowered New York City’s youth, particularly youth of color and students from historically underrepresented communities, to acquire transferable professional skills, pursue higher education, and…