Employment Opportunities

VOYA Engagement Coordinator

YOUTH POWER! is seeking applicants for the VOYA Engagement Coordinator position.  VOYA (Voices of Youth Advisors) is a youth advisory council to Rensselaer County. VOYA is charged with bringing the perspective of young people who receive cross-system services to the work of Rensselaer County. VOYA ensures meaningful two-way communication and collaboration between the county and young people who receive services.

LOCATION: Preferred location is Rensselaer County but other counties will be considered.
STATUS: Hourly, Part-time, 10-12 Hours per week, $15-18 per hour commensurate on experience.
QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must have personal life experience in child serving systems such as: behavioral/mental health, disability, child welfare, addiction recovery, and/or juvenile justice.
  • 1 year experience with youth and family-serving systems and/or non-profit organizations.
  • High School Diploma or Equivalency
  • Experience coordinating projects
  • Strong team leadership and collaboration abilities
  • Excellent written, documentation, and computer skills
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

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APPLICATION PROCESS: Applicants must send a resume with a formal cover letter in order to be considered. Emails and letters must indicate the title of the position that the applicant is seeking.

Mail to:              
YOUTH POWER!
Attn: Management Office
737 Madison Avenue, Albany NY 12208

Email to: employ@youthpowerny.org

YP! is also recruiting members for the Regional Teams, Working groups, and more. Follow the links for more information or contact us at info@youthpowerny.org.