New York State Network for Youth Success, Inc. 415 River Street 2nd Floor troy, NY, 12180 Google Maps
The New York State Network for Youth Success (the Network) is a statewide organization dedicated to strengthening the capacity and commitment of communities, programs, and professionals to increase access to high-quality programs and services beyond the traditional classroom. For nearly three decades, the Network has served a critical role to advance equitable expanded learning ecosystems throughout New York state. We work to ensure high-quality afterschool and summer programs are available so all of New York’s youth—and especially youth from low-income families, youth of color, and youth of other marginalized identities—can have the opportunities they deserve to thrive. The Network is dedicated to building responsive community systems to support quality afterschool, youth development, and summer programs for New York’s youth.
The Network for Youth Success’ Event Coordinator’s main priority is creating and maintaining a sustainable multi-day annual conference that includes three different components (21st Century Community Learning Centers, Community Schools Equity and Resilience, and School’s Out, Make it Count!). Secondary priorities include, Wayne MOST support, and other training supports.
The purpose of the Events Coordinator position is to organize high quality, sustainable, and engaging events for the afterschool, summer, and expanded learning fields, including community schools.
The primary responsibilities include:
NYSNYS Professional Development and other Trainings:
Wayne MOST Supplemental Support:
Salary and Benefits:
This is a full-time position that is eligible for full employment benefits: including medical, dental, vision, long-term disability, four weeks of annual paid time off, sabbatical leave, up to 3% matching for simple IRA retirement, and an employee assistance program. Network employees have the opportunity to be flexible with their schedules, work remotely as needed, and ask for other support in creating an approach to work-life balance that meets their needs.
Base salary range $40,000-$52,000 annually. Salary commensurate on experience.
This position may either be remote or based at the Network offices in Troy, NY.
Please send cover letter and résumé to Kelly McMahon, CEO, at Kelly@NetworkForYouthSuccess.org
In the cover letter please address the following:
Strong preference will be given to candidates with strong and clearly written cover letters.
Please include “Events Coordinator” in the email subject line.
This position is open and ready to be filled immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.The Network will be conducting interviews on a rolling basis, so consider sending in applications as soon as possible.
Equal Opportunity Employer:
The New York State Network for Youth Success is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. In accordance with applicable law, the Network prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, sex, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, or any other consideration protected by federal, state, or local laws.
People of color, people of all gender identities, disabled/differently abled people, and LGBTQIA+ candidates, bilingual speakers, as well as those of other historically marginalized, and/or diverse backgrounds, are strongly encouraged to apply.
Knowledge and Skills: