The City of Worcester is an EEO/AA Employer. Preference is given to Worcester residents.
YOUTH COUNCIL LEADER
CITY OF WORCESTER
The City of Worcester seeks qualified applicants for Youth Council Leader for the Division of Youth Opportunities (DYO) within the Department of Health and Human Services. The City Manager's Youth Council aims to serve as a voice of power for youth in Worcester. The program focuses on amplifying the voices of youth; fostering respect between adults and youth; advocating for youth's social emotional needs to be centered in all spaces serving youth; and motivating youth to grow, play, and thrive in the City of Worcester. The Youth Council Leaders will represent their district and work alongside the DYO staff to implement Youth Council programming. Council Leaders will meet two to five hours per week to engage in trainings and workshops, attend community meetings, recruit youth, and facilitate Youth Council general meetings, host and facilitate a series of youth town halls, and develop and implement a final civic/community action project.
Bilingual applicants encouraged to apply.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
SALARY: $15.00 hourly, part-time, temporary, non-benefitted.
To apply, please visit: www.worcesterma.gov/employmentor send resume and cover letter to: City of Worcester, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608. OPEN UNTIL FILLED, applications received prior to or on FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2023, will receive preference. Preference is given to Worcester residents. The City of Worcester is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Direct inquiries to: City Hall, Human Resources, Room 109, 508-799-1030,HR@worcesterma.gov