Youth Coordinator at University of California - Los Angeles
Posted in Other 11 days ago.
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Type: Full Time
Location: Los Angeles, California
PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE I
$17.10 - $33.90 hourly
4952-OID INSTRUCTIONAL IMPROVEMENT
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Job Summary Statement:
Under the direction of a senior or lead program administrator of the Community-Based Learning Program, this position has the responsibility for coordinating youth programs at a youth or community center. The Community Based Learning Program is grant funded; the Youth Coordinator position is responsible for ensuring programs meet the requirements of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) grant that funds the program. The Youth Coordinator will work with community and school personnel as well as our partner agencies to implement a comprehensive and coordinated youth program that may include homework assistance, work preparation programs, enrichment, arts and recreation activities, and College Knowledge workshops as determined by program parameters. In addition, the youth coordinator will be responsible for efficient reporting of participant outcomes and other relevant data.
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QUALIFICATIONS FOR POSITION
Demonstrated interpersonal skills to interact with staff of schools, school district and community organizations as well as youth and parents
Writing, speaking and listening skills to communicate effectively with diverse audiences.
Demonstrated ability, experience and sensitivity in working with the at-risk youth population from very diverse backgrounds in Los Angeles.
Specialized knowledge of adolescent development and particularly the problems of at-risk youth.
Demonstrated working knowledge of the multi-cultural background of the LA community.
Ability and willingness to travel extensively throughout the LA community.
Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team.
Ability to manage time effectively and skill in organizing workflow to accomplish established goals.
Ability to work professionally in varied and complex situations, as well as highly tense interpersonal situations in the community.
Demonstrated ability in working autonomously in a highly self-directed manner.
Demonstrated ability to produce flexible solutions to complex situations, and to problem-solve creatively.
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in a related field or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience is required.
Willingness to work non-traditional hours. A typical work schedule may include evening or weekend hours.
Employment with the UCLA Community Based Learning program for a minimum of one year.
Knowledge of policies and procedures that are required under Federal, State and City EO, Disability and LEP regulations.
Knowledge of Section 504 Rehabilitation Act regulations.
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THIS IS A ONE-YEAR CONTRACT POSITION, WHICH MAY BE EXTENDED AN ADDITIONAL YEAR SUBJECT TO FUNDING AND PROGRAMMATIC NEEDS.
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Conflict of Interest:
Continued employment contingent upon completion of satisfactory background investigation.
Certain positions funded by federal contracts/subcontracts requires UCLA to notify job applicants that an E-Verify check will be conducted and the successful candidate must pass the E-Verify check.
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Is this position designated as a mandatory reporter under CANRA* Yes - Please have the employee sign the "Statement Acknowledging Requirement to Report Child Abuse".
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POSITION IS SUBJECT TO PERFORMANCE STANDARDS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY WIDE POLICE POLICIES AND ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES.
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