YOUTH PROGRAM COORDINATOR JOB DESCRIPTION

TITLE: Program Coordinator

SCHEDULE: 10 hours per week

SUPERVISOR: Lead Program Coordinator

AGENCY: The Diversity Center

AGENCY MISSION: The Diversity Center is building an equitable community where LGBTQ+

PURPOSE: The Youth Program Coordinator is responsible for working in partnership with the

Lead Program Coordinator to run our vibrant county-wide youth program for LGBTQ+ youth and

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide support to Gay Straight Alliances throughout the county
  • Assist in organizing local events (including Queer Camp) for LGBTQ+ youth
  • Make referrals regarding immediate needs of LGBTQ+ youth
  • Conduct regular outreach for programming
  • Provide support to local LGBTQ+ youth leaders and allies
  • Represent the Diversity Center in the community
  • Attend staff meetings, supervision meetings, and other meetings as assigned
  • Maintain program records and any additional records as deemed appropriate
  • Form a strong alliance with collaborating partners
  • Must be available to work some Friday afternoons and on most Saturdays afternoons for our
  • youth group meeting
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A passion for empowering youth
  • Works well independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and sound judgement
  • Bilingual preferred
  • Related experience providing direct service in a youth development setting
  • BA/BS degree from an accredited college/university preferred
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated organization skills
  • Experience facilitating workshops/meetings for youth
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and Google Applications
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Experience with social networking sites
  • Has a positive attitude

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to

diversitycenterstaffing@gmail.com by Monday, Aug. 22. Please include Youth Program

Coordinator Application in your subject line. Only Word Documents or

PDF files will be accepted