Program Co-Director | BAVC

Program Co-Director

New Voices for Youth

655 Oak Grove Ave.
Box #848
Menlo Park CA 94025

Video Production
Part-Time
Local (Bay Area)
Deadline: 
March 27

Hiring Right Now! 

Are you passionate about giving kids the confidence to have their ideas and voices heard? Do you believe in using the power of video for social change? As a Program Co-Director at New Voices for Youth, you'll have the chance to provide youth ages 10-14 the skills to create their own video and express their concerns about their own communities.

This is a part-time position, paid position—32 to 40 hours per month on average--in Redwood City, CA. If necessary, increased hours may be authorized by Steering Committee. Work starts ASAP.

Payment rate is $25/hour.

Responsibilities 

Youth Activities
•       Develop and teach after-school programs at the Siena Youth Center, Redwood City
•       Encourage youth participants to find their own voices and to speak up
•       Organize and teach video filming and editing techniques
•       Complete a student video for presentation to local community groups
•       Identify program needs and gaps – equipment, resources
•       Other tasks as may be appropriate

Project Activities
•       Work with youth to incorporate their participation in presentations
•.     Recruit and encourage youth in Redwood City to participate in the program
•       Work closely with and report program activities to members of the New Voices Steering Committee
•       Develop Social Media Accounts for a variety of audiences
•.     Community outreach to other organizations – presentations, individual contacts
•       Guide and supervise work of assistant teachers, interns and volunteers

Qualifications 

Skills & Experience
•       Basic knowledge of digital video production and desire to learn more
•       Some experience working with youth as a coach, mentor, class leader, or similar capacity
•       Familiarity with social media posting and marketing
•       Organized, responsible, takes initiative
•       Good communication skills