The following paid position(s) are open to qualified applicants.
OUTLET PROGRAM COORDINATOR – Full Time, starts immediately
SCOPE: Responsible for successful coordination and implementation of the Outlet Program for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth. Position to start immediately.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Coordinate and implement all English language youth programming including:a. Management and/or co-facilitation of 4-5 youth peer support groups in different locationsb. Management, and assistance with entry, filing, and tracking of youth intakes and evaluationsc. Lead planning, coordination, implementation, and supervision of social eventsd. Attend to referrals and give consultation as needed
Coordinate and perform outreacha. Build and maintain strong relationships with schools and GSA club advisors and student leadersb. Build and maintain collaborations with community organizations and community membersc. Collaborate closely with other Outlet and ACS staff in outreach and promotion activities
Coordinate Outlet Volunteer Corpsa. Recruit, screen, train, support, supervise and recognize all program volunteers in conjunction with Outlet director and ACS office manager.
Assist in UNIQUE LGBTQ+ curriculum development and presentation as needed.
Assist with fundraising efforts including special event planning, house parties, and annual appeal.
Attend staff meetings and other events as required.
Perform other program duties as necessary.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent 1-2 years experience coordinating youth programs.Strong demonstrated experience and knowledge of current LGBTQ+ youth issues. Demonstrated experience and competency in working with transgender youth and youth of color. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Experience and/or desire to work with volunteers. Experience and comfort with public speaking and presentations. Able to work as a team and independently. Working knowledge of MS Office, and social networking sites. Commitment to the ACS and Outlet mission.
Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to: Anthony Ross, Outlet Director, Anthony@acs-teens.org or mail to 643 Bair Island Rd. Ste. 301, Redwood City, CA 94063.
ACS is proud to be Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Bilingual, people of color, women, trans* and gender variant people, and individuals of diverse backgrounds and abilities encouraged to apply.