FYI is Hiring

GROUP LEADERS.  Seeking youth workers for our elementary, middle school, and high school programs. Best candidates relate well to children and teens and can facilitate groups in an after school program. This is a part-time position with usual hours between 2:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., some evening and weekend work required, and paid time for training. FYI offers supervisory support, team conferencing, and professional development. Experience working with youth required, college degree and Spanish bilingual preferred. Starts immediately.

ACTIVITY SPECIALISTS.  Seeking group facilitators who can provide instruction in any of the following activities: art (collage, sculpture, murals, water color and other fine arts), arts and crafts (jewelry-making, beading, sewing), self-defense (judo, karate), story-telling, book-making, dance (step, modern, traditional). Experience working with youth required, college degree and Spanish bilingual preferred. Flexible weekday hours from 3:30 – 6:00 p.m. and Saturdays between 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Starts immediately.

SUMMER CAMP COUNSELORS. Seeking counselors for elementary and middle school camps. Must have experience working with youth.  Camp experience preferred. Positions run July– August; hours are between 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. weekdays with individual schedules determined. Mandatory June training (paid), with dates to be determined.

READING SPECIALIST. Seeking MA with expertise in reading instruction. This is a full-time position. Experience working with youth required. Opportunity to work with dynamic team to design large reading program in Washington Heights' youth agency. Will train staff and volunteers in reading instruction, conduct reading assessments, design learning strategy, and deliver individual and small group instruction. Competitive salary with excellent benefits.

SOCIAL WORKER.  MSW preferred with at least three years experience working with youth. Provide advisory/case management to elementary, middle school and/or high school youth.  Work closely with dynamic team to help children to succeed in school and in their personal lives.  Full-time position with competitive salary and excellent benefits. 

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Fresh Youth Initiatives is an Equal Opportunity Employer