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Teen Advisor – Community Center

DESCRIPTION

New Settlement Community Center is seeking a Teen Advisor who will play a critical role in the successful operation of the Young Men’s program. The incumbent will monitor and aspects of programming: the leadership development, job & career readiness, community development, and outreach partnership development. In addition, the Teen Advisor will be responsible for advertising and recruiting participants, ensuring proper documentation, and reporting reports, and meeting program goals.

Job Duties include but not limited to:

  • Ensure the health, safety and well-being of participants in the program, by providing close supervision of all activities, and ensuring spaces are clean and supplies are well maintained.
  • Promote an inclusive, welcoming, and respectful environment that embraces the diversity of all participants.
  • Plan, create and facilitate in person lesson plans, and skill building activities and recreation for the Young Men’s program.
  • Manage administrative data entry in various systems including coordination of participant paperwork, conducting program surveys, and all other requirements outlined by City agencies and in New Settlement’s Standards and Program Charts of Work.
  • Manage adolescent behavior with respect, maturity, compassion and encouragement.
  • Develop positive relationships with the participants, their friends and family members.
  • Work cooperatively with professional staff and other departments.
  • Create remote and in person environment that is diverse, culturally sensitive and relevant to the needs of teens.
  • Assist in fund development endeavors for New Settlement Community Center.
  • Adhere to all Department of Health, New Settlement, and funder standards, expectations, and regulations.
  • Actively participate in training sessions, designated meetings, and special events, as appropriate.
  • Other activities and duties as needed that address the ongoing health and well-being of our staff and members.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • High School diploma or equivalent required. College credits preferred.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience working with pre-teens and teens (10 years and older).
  • Have experience with and knowledge of youth development practices and group work
  • Ensuring safety of program participants
  • Have strong planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a team setting
  • General knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Zoom/Google Classroom).
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be available to work evenings, Monday through Friday.
  • English and Spanish bilingual a plus

SALARY

$19.00

EOE STATEMENT

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

FULL-TIME/PART-TIME

Part-Time

POSITION

Teen Advisor

EXEMPT/NON-EXEMPT

Non-Exempt

HIRING MANAGER(S)

Teil Samuels

LOCATION

New Settlement, Bronx, NY

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