Employment Opportunities

Hudson River Regional Youth Partner

YOUTH POWER! is seeking applicants for the Hudson River Regional Youth Partner position. The Regional Youth Partners are peer leaders that connect local youth groups, coordinate regional youth advocacy efforts and provide technical assistance and training on youth empowerment, youth-guided practice, and youth peer services.

LOCATION: Must reside in one of the 16 counties in the region. Preferred location Albany
STATUS: Full-time salary employee – High 30s with benefits package
QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must have personal life experience accessing children’s mental health services and be willing to share this information publically. Additional experience with Disability, Foster Care, Addiction, or Juvenile Justice is beneficial.
  • Experience as a Youth Peer Advocate strongly preferred
  • Bachelor’s or Associates Degree preferred but not required
  • Must have valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Must be able to travel

For the full posting, click here.

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.