Job summary

Rochester, New York, United States, North America
Career Level:
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
Bachelor's Degree
Job type:
Full time

Youth Employment Specialist

About this job

Program:                    Summer Youth Employment Program & Summer of                                                       Opportunity Program

Location:                    49 Stone Street

Position:                     Youth Employment Specialist (4 Positions), Seasonal

Hours:                        37.5 hrs/wk, beginning July 2, 2012, 8-week program


Summary of Responsibilities:


This position is responsible for conducting intake for each enrollee; providing                     counseling and related support services as appropriate, monitoring enrollee              career exploration, placements and activities at the assigned work sites.


Qualifications/Education and Experience:


Ø  Ability to work well with youth from diverse backgrounds. 

Ø  Knowledge of community resources.

Ø  Ability to function effectively with others. 

Ø  Excellent verbal and written communications skills. 

Ø  Must possess and maintain a valid New York State Driver’s license and have access to reliable transportation. 

Ø  A four-year degree in Public Administration, Social Science, or related field preferred and two (2) years work experience in programs serving youth or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Please Forward Resumes/Applications to:


Human Resources Department

Action for a Better Community, Inc.

550 E. Main Street

Rochester, New York 14604

(585) 325-5116



Deadline for Resumes/Applications:


Monday, May 21, 2012

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550 E. Main Street  |  Rochester, NY  14604
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