Ithaca Youth Bureau Youth Employment Assistant

Interest: 
Community Service
Education & Children

The Youth Employment Service (YES): One of the Youth Bureau programs, provides a variety of programs for teens in Tompkins County: a job referral network, one-on-one coaching in job search and job keeping skills, a stipended summer Municipal Jobs Program, trainings for youth and adults, and various targeted employment opportunities. Position: Youth Employment Assistant Responsibilities: Interview teens for summer jobs, take interview notes and make assessments, conduct off-site recruitment and outreach at schools, help match teens to jobs, help with orientations for teens and supervisors, case management (visit teens worksites, monitor progress and keep case notes), facilitate problem solving with teens and their supervisors, occasional administrative support for mailings, getting teens on payroll etc. Requirements: Essential-Good communication skills, non-judgmental approach, ability to work with diverse groups, organization and time management, valid driver's license. Preferred- Experience working with children or teens, some office experience. Helpful- Courses in human development, human resources, psychology, education and human services.

Compensation: 
unpaid/volunteer
Website: 
www.ithacayouthbureau.org
Name: 
Suki
Tabor
Phone: 
(607) 273-8364
Fax: 
(607) 273-2817
Address: 
1 James L. Gibbs Drive
Ithaca
14850