Global Kids-DC Site Trainer (Part-Time) Position for May or Recent Grad
Global Kids, Washington D.C. is seeking dynamic, hard-working, creative individuals with experience in youth development, global education, social justice activism, and an interest in after-school programming. The Site Trainer will be coordinating and implementing GK-DC's weekly afterschool programming at one DC public high school location. This is a part-time position with a start date in June supporting our global education work throughout the district schools.
Coordinate, develop and facilitate interactive, experiential workshops and activities for GK-DC's weekly after- school programs.
Work with senior GK staff to design programs and activities appropriate for high school aged youth, focusing on global/local issues, leadership development and digital media.
Conduct recruitment, attendance and retention efforts to ensure program consistency and quality and build relationships with school administration and faculty.
Assist with and coordinate contractual administrative duties including attendance records, budget management, program evaluation, and periodic program progress reports for the site.
Coordinate and implement planning for the annual NYC Global Kids Youth Conference, annual retreat and other special projects and field trips.
Coordinate periodic parent/family engagement activities such as program orientation, academic and college info sessions, family fun night, etc.
Collaborate with Program Administrative Assistant, Teaching Artist, and/or Program Intern who support the work at the school.
Bachelor's Degree is required.
Knowledge of and passion for global issues, political science, history, education and social activism.
Experience working with urban high school youth and/or using interactive learning strategies in culturally diverse settings.
Excellent facilitation, consensus-building and interpersonal skills.
Strong work ethic, initiative, creativity, willingness to learn, and ability to juggle multiple tasks independently.
Strong communication, writing, organizational, and technology/digital media skills.
International experience, foreign language, and/or performing arts background a plus.
. Please indicate "GK-DC Site Trainer" in the subject line of the email. We are unable to accept any phone, mail, or fax inquiries; please refer to the Global Kids web site for further information, www.globalkids.org