Full Time

Child & Youth Program Assistant at Beverly’s Birthdays

Fields: youth, fundraising, economic-justice, community, homelessness

Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

About the Organization: Beverly’s Birthdays, a Pittsburgh nonprofit organization, provides birthday cheer for children experiencing homelessness and families in-need.

About the Position: Reporting to the Program Managers, the Child & Youth Program Assistant will be responsible for assisting with the operational and programming success of Beverly’s Birthdays. This is a full-time position (M-F) and will require evening and weekend commitments.

Special Requirements/Qualifications:

  • A passion for working with at-risk populations and a commitment to Beverly’s Birthdays mission
  • Significant experience working with children, of all ages, and experience planning and designing games/recreational activities. (Preferably experience running after school programs, preschool programs,  or summer camps for underserved youth)
  • Extremely detail oriented and organized
  • Demonstrated ability to establish clear objectives, monitor progress and achieve programming goals
  • Experience leading groups of individuals on team projects
  • High energy level, strong sense of initiative, enthusiasm, diplomacy, professionalism, transparency, accountability, flexibility and discretion.
  • Team builder; creative thinker and problem solver.
  • An outgoing personality
  • A passion for crafting and all things Pinterest
  • A FLEXIBLE schedule (at least 2 evenings per week to facilitate the birthday parties)
  • BONUS: Experience driving a large passenger van or box truck
  • Education: Preferably a degree in Education/Nonprofit Management/Psychology/Communication, or Social Work and/or proven track record volunteering or working with a nonprofit organization that have a youth focus

Candidate must have their own vehicle, and a valid driver’s license. They must be comfortable with driving their vehicle for programming purposes. This position does require physical labor as it involves lifting and sorting product/supplies.

Estimated Salary: $32,000 and a healthcare stipend

Deadline: NA

Apply Here: Beverly’s Birthdays

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