Join us today at Sibley Park from 5:30-7:30pm for Positive Corridors for Youth training around the Standish-Ericsson neighborhood.
The Minneapolis Youth Coordinating Board is hiring a Director of Projects. Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Director of Projects will be responsible for oversight of the Minneapolis Afterschool Network and the Positive Corridors for Youth Project. In addition, they will assume responsibility for the oversight and implementation of new projects as approved.
Qualified candidates for the position of Director of Projects should have project management experience. Further, they should be able to demonstrate their experience in youth development and community engagement as strategies for the planning and implementation of projects. Writing for the purpose of foundation proposals and reporting is necessary.
To apply - submit a cover letter and resume by Friday June 22 to Ann DeGroot, Executive Director, Minneapolis Youth Coordinating Board, 330 – 2nd Avenue S – Suite 540, Minneapolis, MN 55401. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Learn more by clicking on the job description below.
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Rainbow Research recently completed its evaluation of the Minneapolis Youth Coordinating Board's Outreach Team. During the 2015-16 school year Rainbow Research assessed the youth workers abilities interact, engage, challenge and impact the lives of youth and staff at Anwatin, Franklin and Northeast Middle Schools as well as Henry High School.
Minneapolis Youth Coordinating Board