Youth Programming & Events Co-Chair


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1605 12th Avenue Suite 35Seattle, WA 98122

About

The Student Organizing Co-Chair will oversee GLSEN Washington's student events and programming and manage the Student Organizing Committee (SOC) alongside the SOC chair. The SOC Co-Chair will be responsible for creating and overseeing the implementation of Student Programming and events with the committee and will facilitate volunteer recruitment for the SOC. The SOC Co-Chair will help committee members in the implementation of student events such as the LGBTQ Youth Leadership Conference and days/weeks of action led by GLSEN.

Duties:
-Oversee committee volunteers in implementing student programming and events
-Co-lead the Student Organizing Committee with the assistance of the SOC Chair.
-Recruit Student Organizing volunteers and lead regular meetings and events to engage current committee volunteers
-Oversee in-person visits to LGBTQ student clubs and ensure volunteers performing visits are well prepared and act in accordance with GLSEN's mission and expectations
-Lead and implement monthly LGBTQ student club meetups for the Seattle area. Prepare facilitators and guests to successfully lead the meetings.

Qualifications:
-Ability to, and experience in, leading groups and fostering leadership development
-A thorough understanding of LGBTQ+ topics
-Strong communication skills
-Exceptional time management and project management skills
-Commitment to GLSEN’s mission.
-Must have a passion to talk with others about school issues related to reducing bullying & increasing understanding and allyship among youth.
-Prior experience in non-profit leadership is a plus-Prior experience leading and/or recruiting volunteers is a plus
-Prior experience working with youth is a plus

Skills

  • Program Management
  • Event Management
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Management
  • Youth Services

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 10-15 hours a month

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