At the West End House (WEH) our mission is at the heart of all we do. We provide high-impact programs that support youth as they achieve academic success, explore the arts, develop career readiness & leadership skills, and adopt healthy lifestyles. We are committed to advancing racial equity through our work and throughout all aspects of our organization - our youth programs, our community and family engagement, and our board and leadership.
As the Teen Program Assistant , you will create and facilitate programs that engage teens with a focus on enrichment, recreation, and fun! You will be one o f the lead staff in our High School Lounge, ensuring teens feel welcomed and see themselves in the space, using youth voice to inform offerings that meet their needs and interests. Your talents working with young people will be vital to build close-knit relationships that will help teens remain engaged in the programming. These relationships, in combination with reflections from program data, will enable you to adapt and grow the program to create the best outcomes for young people.
WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR:
There are a multitude of ways to learn, grow and excel professionally and we know that people gain skills through a variety of professional, personal, educational, and volunteer experiences. We respect this when we review applications and take a broad look at the experience of each applicant. We want to get to know you and the unique strengths you will bring to the work. With this in consideration, we are most likely to be interested in your candidacy if you can demonstrate the majority of the qualifications and experiences listed below:
Valid Massachusetts driver’s license required with a comfortable level with a 12-passenger van.
At the West End House (WEH) our mission is at the heart of all we do. We provide high-impact programs that support youth as they achieve academic success, explore the arts, develop career readiness & leadership skills, and…