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UWYV is expanding its staff and is looking for some great people who are excited about helping youth become leaders in the community and become social entrepreneurs.

Outreach Specialist

Job Description:

General Statement of Duties:  The Outreach Specialist will be responsible for outreach to youth at partnering schools and organizations through the United Way Youth Venture program, housed under the Center for Civic Learning and Community Engagement at Mount Wachusett Community College.

 

Responsibilities:  

Provide outreach for the United Way Youth Venture program in North Central Massachusetts, ensuring delivery of high quality programming;

Support new and existing groups of participating youth (Venture Teams);

Support the growth and expansion of the UWYV program in North Central Massachusetts through support to youth at partnering organizations and outreach to youth across the region ;

Support and maintain established relationships with partnering organizations through communications and outreach (Venture Teams);

Implement UWYV programming with on-site partners as well as independently lead and facilitate direct support to youth and adult mentors;

Travel to several partner sites to conduct site visits and outreach;

Assist the Communications & Outreach Liaison and Associate Director in determining and scheduling program training sessions and dates, as well as generating content for activities and facilitating workshops;

Utilize database to record and track outreach to youth, program partners and adult volunteers;

Support evaluation of students and adults engaged in UWYV through targeted outreach and follow-up;

Support new and existing groups of participating youth through targeted outreach and follow-up:

Support new and existing groups of participating youth (Venture Teams);

Provide assistance in event planning;

Other duties as assigned.


Requirements:

High School graduate or equivalent (GED);

Excellent written and oral communication skills;

Spanish-English Bi-Lingual preferred;

Experience working with students, faculty members, businesses, and nonprofit agencies desirable;

Belief in the power of youth to create positive change;

Must have access to reliable transportation.


Additional Information:

Salary:  $14.00 – $16.00 Grant Funded
Hours per Week:  Variable; not to exceed 18 hours per week

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