The HiRisers Program is a sports-based youth development program run for youth by youth. Urban Dove trains Youth Staff (our Urban Dove high school students) to mentor students in elementary and middle schools. They help build literacy skills through academic enrichment projects and homework assistance and teach kids important life-skills including communication, teamwork and leadership through sports.
On-site Coordinator needed (multiple locations in East Harlem and the South Bronx) to supervise a sports based youth mentoring after-school program. The program combines educational and enrichment workshops with non-competitive athletics to teach life-skills. Applicant must be a highly organized, responsible and professional role model for teenage youth staff.
Site Coordinator is responsible for facilitating innovative workshops, planning and supervising sports activities, managing a youth staff of teenagers, acting as liaison between Urban Dove and participating school administration and maintaining accurate records. Applicant must have be highly organized, responsible and professional role model for teenage youth staff. Sports background a plus.
Hours: The hours are from approximately 2:00-6:00 5 days a week (days and exact hours are dependent upon site placement) and weekly staff development meetings.
Experience with teenage youth, a sports background and CPR/First Aid certification a must..
How to apply
Email resume and cover letter to email@example.com. No phone calls please.