Personal Advocate – Full Time
To succeed, every student needs someone who takes an active interest in whether they attend school, complete assignments, set goals for their life after high school, and learn to manage themselves in the world. The NY Center personal advocates at the Staten Island YABC provide that attention for high-risk high school students.
If playing that role for young people speaks to your personal mission, this may be the position for you.
The best candidate will have experience engaging and working with youth, a B.A. in social work, human services, or a related field, and the ability to facilitate workshops for students and parents. Salary - $35,000 - $40,000. Please send resume and cover letter to: Cherise Cooper-Matos, director of YABC at 130 Stuyvesant Place-5th floor, Staten Island, NY 10301 or via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Executive Administrative Assistant – Full Time
Seeking a well organized, self-motivated, mature individual responsible for a variety of administrative duties for the executive director and administrative staff. The best candidate will be able to multi-task, handle staff, the board, and the public with skill, and work in a highly visible, multicultural environment. The candidate should possess a BA and at least 3 years experience working in a busy office environment. Salary - $35,000 - $45,000. Please send resume and cover letter to: Candace Gonzalez, director of programs at
Director of Community Development – Full Time
The NY Center seeks an individual to manage our community development initiatives including three school based after school programs. This position requires excellent communications, organization, and analytical skills. We are seeking a person with 3 years experience working with youth, at least one year of management experience, solid computer skills, and demonstrated experience in program development, implementation and evaluation. A masters degree in social sciences, education or a related field preferred. Salary - $50,000 - $60,000. Please send resume and cover letter to: Candace Gonzalez, director of programs at
Social Worker – Full Time
The NY Center seeks an MSW who loves working with at-risk youth. This is a full time position in an alternative high school co-sponsored by the NY Center and the NYC DOE. Candidates will have at least 3 years experience working with at-risk youth. You must be able to engage and counsel students and families and possess excellent communication and outreach skills. Salary - $35,000 to $42,000 Please send resume and cover letter to: Michael Candella, Director of New Beginnings center at
Development Associate – Full time
is seeking a high energy, positive, can-do development person committed to our mission of ‘strengthening relationships and building community.’ This is a new position responsible for building an individual and corporate donor base. The development associate will also provide the leadership for special events and our annual giving campaign. New York Center
The best candidate will have a 3-5 year track record of successful fundraising and development experience; possess a masters degree in related discipline or comparable additional experience; work comfortably in a highly visible and culturally diverse environment; and possess strong communication skills. If this describes you, we would like to talk with you. Salary range - $45,000-60,000, commensurate with experience. To apply, e-mail your resume to Candace Gonzalez.