13 Mar 2017

Temporary Camp Fiver Health Fellow

Future Leaders in Action – Posted by futureleaders01Hamilton, New York, United States

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Job Description

Location: New York City, NY & Poolville, NY Dates: May 30 – August 18, 2017

Compensation: $667/week stipend, up to 5% bonus Apply: online by March 26, 2017

FLIA Overview                            

FLIA cultivates leaders and strengthens youth-oriented nonprofits through a fellowship program. Fellows, college students and recent college graduates, work on-site full-time at a partner nonprofit to develop or implement a pre-determined enrichment program.

Throughout the fellowship, fellows gain various professional skills including fundraising, communication, program development, in a fast-paced, hands-on learning environment. More details about our organization can be found on our website.

Fiver Overview

The Fiver Children’s Foundation is a comprehensive youth development organization that makes a 10-year commitment to children from underserved communities throughout New York City and central New York. Through character-building summer and year-round out-of-school time programs, Fiver empowers children to make ethical and healthy decisions, to become engaged citizens, and to succeed in school, careers, and life.

Position Overview and Responsibilities:

You will …

  • Enhance Camp Fiver’s Health Education and Sports programming by creating and facilitating more formalized curricula in health and sports programming as curricula as a part of a residential summer camp program, Camp Fiver
  • Program development, from May 30 – June 23, in Fiver’s NYC Office
  • Working directly with youth including facilitating above programming at Camp Fiver in Poolville, NY from June 25-August 18 (room & board provided)
  • During camp, you will maintain the responsibilities of Camp Staff including working six-days per week
  • Attend pre-fellowship training retreat in Portland, OR May 30 – June 2 (expenses covered)
  • Fundraise $500
  • Weekly FLIA responsibilities including check-in’s
  • Submit final report

Qualifications:

  • Comfortable working with youth
  • Commitment to continuous professional improvement and reflection
  • Resourcefulness and initiative
  • Passionate about the social sector
  • Use patience and tolerance to address problems
  • Demonstrate integrity
  • Demonstrate professionalism

How to Apply

Apply via our website at www.futureleadersinaction.org/apply by March 26th.

Job Categories: Programs
Job Types: Temporary

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