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Group Leader, Summer Youth Employment Program
YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood
54 Nagle Ave
New York, NY 10040

Principal Responsibilities:

Summer Youth Employment Program for Younger Youth

The NYC Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is the nation's largest youth employment program, connecting New York City youth between the ages of 14 - 21 with career exploration opportunities and paid work experience each summer. SYEP Younger Youth Program is designed to prepare 14 & 15-year-olds for the workforce through project-based learning strategies and workshops that will develop their professional skills, and prepare them to become successful working adults.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Group leaders are responsible for academic tutoring and assisting lead instructors in preparing students to demonstrate newly acquired skills in culinary arts, food business and health and wellness.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

POSITION TYPE/EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK

WORK ENVIRONMENT

OTHER DUTIES

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other functions and responsibilities may change or may be assigned.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.

Minimum Qualifications:

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES


TRAVEL


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS


WORK AUTHORIZATION & CLEARANCE

Agency Information:

Established in 1917 as one of the first Jewish community centers in New York City, the YM & YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood (?the Y?) is a thriving and visionary not-for-profit human services organization in Northern Manhattan. We welcome people of diverse ethnicities and all ages, from pre-school to older adults, into the Y family with a wide range of educational, recreational and social services and programs that focus on improving the quality of their lives. With a long and distinguished history, the Y is a multi-service community center that is well known for its nurturing environment and non-judgmental philosophy.