Literacy & Arts Education Program Manager

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ORGANIZATION: LITIARTS FOUNDATION

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Are you dedicated to empowering youth through literacy, arts education, and college preparation? Join our team as a volunteer program manager in Seattle and make a difference in the lives of young people in our community!

As a volunteer program manager, you will play a vital role in overseeing our dynamic youth programs, providing guidance, support, and leadership to participants as they explore their passions and prepare for their academic journey.

Key Responsibilities:

- Coordinate and manage a comprehensive youth program focused on literacy, arts education, and college preparation.

- Develop and implement engaging curriculum and activities that promote academic success, creativity, and personal growth.

- Recruit, train, and support volunteers to facilitate program activities and mentor participants.

- Build and maintain relationships with schools, community organizations, and stakeholders to enhance program reach and impact.

- Track program outcomes and evaluate effectiveness to continuously improve program quality and relevance.

Qualifications:

- Experience working with youth in an educational or nonprofit setting.

- Strong organizational and project management skills, with the ability to multitask and prioritize effectively.

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and motivate diverse groups of participants and volunteers.

- Knowledge of youth development principles, literacy education, and college readiness strategies.

- Commitment to equity, inclusion, and diversity in programming and community engagement efforts.

Join us in empowering the next generation of leaders and change-makers! If you're passionate about youth development and want to make a positive impact in Seattle, apply now to become a volunteer program manager for our youth literacy, arts education, and college prep program.

More opportunities with LITIARTS FOUNDATION

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About LITIARTS FOUNDATION

Location:

100 N HOWARD ST STE R, SPOKANE, WA 99201, US

Mission Statement

LitiArts provides literacy, arts education, and higher education mentorship to youth of color to sustain their identities, support their well-being, and enhance equity in their educational journeys. We support first-generation, college students of color prepare for and transition to college, throughout college, in the workplace, and beyond. We provide literacy & arts-based workshops to schools and communities to support students’ identities, build their confidence, and sustain their overall well-being. We also offer higher education mentorship to students before and during college.

Description

Founded in 2022, LitiArts is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to advancing educational equity for youth of color through literacy, arts education, and mentorship, prioritizing their identities and well-being. We bridge schools and society, offering programs to increase educational, career, and economic opportunities for youth of color. At LitiArts, we go beyond academics, using an educationally-just, anti-racist, and artistic approach to nurture creative expression, problem-solving, identity affirmation, and a sense of belonging among youth of color. Our holistic support addresses the social, emotional, and academic challenges that racially, linguistically, and ethnically diverse youth of color often face in school. We serve youth of color through three core programs:

  1. Virtual College & Career Preparation Fellowship Program
  2. Literacy-Arts School Studio Program
  3. Professional Development & Resources for Educators, Parents, and Caregivers

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy
Children & Youth, Community, Education & Literacy

WHEN

Mon Sep 09, 2024 - Fri Dec 06, 2024
10:30 AM -

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Strategic Planning
  • Administrative Support
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

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