STATEMENT OF THE AGENCY
The Samuel Field Y is a non-profit, multi service agency with flagship sites in Little Neck, Bayside, Forest Hills and 33 additional sites throughout the community that provides a diverse array of programs and services to over 35,000 mission is to sustain and enhance the quality of family and individual life for all members of our community, regardless of religion, ethnic or cultural background, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual preference, age, or disability, within a pervasive and inclusive environment that facilitates individual growth, meets individual needs and builds community. We accomplish this mission through a broad range of social, educational, and recreational services that reach community members of all ages and backgrounds.
STATEMENT OF THE POSITION Within our framework of a holistic, strength-focused, and family-supported practice, an individual hired as Recruitment & Outreach Specialist of Richmond Hill High School in the High School and College Success division will report directly to the Director of Career Ready SYEP.
Education & Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree in Education, Social Work, Non-Profit management, or another relevant subject required.
Experience and understanding of youth workforce programs.
Ability to convey and participate in team-oriented work.
Demonstrate cultural competency through familiarity in working with people from a very diverse number of backgrounds.
Outcome driven with ability to respond to changing circumstances and priorities.
Ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure.
Strong communication, written & verbal; interpersonal, networking, and transactional skills.
Computer literate, including experience with all Microsoft Office software packages; Google Drive (Gmail, Calendar, Contacts, Docs, etc.); local area networks; and efficient use of the Internet.
Strong project management skills, including managing competing priorities and meeting deadlines Preferred multi-lingual in Spanish, Punjabi, Urdu, Bengali.
Develop and implement innovative programming for Richmond Hill High School
Ensure that all contractual obligations are met, including attendance requirements of 90 hours per student, per program year.
Ensure that all participant files are accurate and kept current with documents, case notes, interventions, and success planning, along with attendance requirements.
Complete and maintain program data in tools provided by the funder (mid/end year reports) and the agency (weekly dashboard).
Recruit participants for the extended school day services as well as Summer Youth Employment Program and complete the enrollment process in a timely fashion.
Conduct regular visits to groups and activities running to provide participant / staff support and to keep track of engagement.
Develop innovative programming in alignment with the goals and outcomes designed for the program including enrichment components, recreation, and trips.
Provide workshops for students and families on financial aid and the college choice and application process to inform and to attain their support for a college option.
Provide information on financial aid and planning and assistance with FAFSA and scholarship applications, as well as applications to SEEK, EOP, HEOP, and College Discovery programs.
Monitor and provide assistance with college choice, exploration, and completion of college applications in a timely manner.
Participate in regular meetings with school-based and agency staff on college and career readiness.
Participate in staff training and meetings, including school retreats, Division meetings, and professional development.
Provide continued outreach and tracking to ensure positive outcomes for program participants upon graduation.
Perform general administrative duties, such as maintaining records, management of database systems, and performing basic bookkeeping work. General Tasks of All Samuel Field Y Staff
Promote and implement the Core Values of the Jewish Community Center.
Participation in all staff meetings and staff training seminars.
Participation in agency-wide programs and program committees, as assigned.
Active involvement, as a supervisee, in the supervision process. Support the mission of the Samuel Field Y.
Other tasks appropriate to the Samuel Field Y staff, as assigned. To Apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume, as a Word or PDF document only, to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate "Recruitment Outreach Specialist - Richmond Hill High School" in the subject line
45,000 - 55,000
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