Youth Policy Institute

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Promotor/a

Promotor/a

Job ID 
2017-2704
# of Openings 
3
Job Locations 
US-CA-Hollywood
Category 
Social Services
Job Type 
Temporary Full-Time

More information about this job

Overview

The Youth Policy Institute is currently seeking a full-time Promotor/a for its CalEITC outreach campaign. The Promotor/a will support with achieving goals of the CalEITC campaign that include: 1) distributing CalEITC information at 121 schools, 2) conduct community canvassing days, and 3) participate in 30 community events. The Promotor/a will assist with gathering outreach data and reporting to Assistant Director of Financial Empowerment.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in organizing, conducting and participating in outreach activities.
  • Support with the delivery of CalEITC information sessions.
  • Conduct internal outreach to YPI’s centers.
  • Engage community members and stakeholders to participate in ongoing YPI community events.
  • Develop and cultivate relationships with parents, students and community members.
  • Attend staff meetings and professional development trainings and/or workshops.
  • Empower and encourage families to make use of all available resources; refer families to appropriate YPI staff and/or services.
  • Will be required to travel between work sites to attend trainings, meetings, etc.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • High School diploma/equivalent preferred.
  • 1-3 years experience working in a community setting or non-profit sector.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and basic computer knowledge.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrate ability to work with diverse groups, commitment to building relationships with schools, families and the community.
  • Fluent in any of the following languages: Spanish, Russian, Armenian, Korean, and Thai.
  • Access to reliable transportation to travel between work sites.