we're hiring a programming coordinator

Looking for Youth Programming Coordinator

Programming Coordinator

Jeremy’s Circle is a registered charity supporting children and teens coping with cancer in their young families (parents and/or siblings).  

CONDITIONS

  • Part-time, flexible position based on an average of 15 hours/week or 60 hours/month 

ROLE

GENERAL

  • Set with the programming committee the annual activity calendar (12+ events per year) for the entire organization including family fun days, teen events, virtual events, and board meetings:
  • Negotiate and close terms with venues
  • Work with communications team on relaying details and promoting events
  • Attend nearly all events and ensure events are staffed properly (transport is provided when needed)

TEEN PROGRAM

  • Develop a volunteer program for teen “graduates” of Jeremy’s Circle  
  • Recruit, train, and engage teens throughout the year
  • Support the building of connections and friendships among the teens – through fun and helping the younger kids
  • Organize the teens to create and execute mini-programs for the smaller children at the larger family fun days. For example, organize a scavenger hunt at a trip to the zoo.
  • Support the required admin so the teens can get school credit for required volunteer work 

STRUCTURE

  • Work with the programming committee
  • Weekly phone meetings with Yitz, Pam, and a member of the programming committee

REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to make things happen – a “producer” mindset
  • Hebrew first language. Strong English. Russian advantage
  • Post-army or similar
  • Experience with kid programming 
  • Youth leadership preferred
  • Strong communications skills – online and off
  • Proactive. Friendly. Outgoing

To apply, send CVs to pamela at jeremyscircle.org.

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