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Position: Spanish-Speaking Intake Specialist
Reports to: Chief Information and Referral Officer
Category: Full Time

Position Description: The Intake Specialist is responsible for receiving, prioritizing, and triaging clients’ service requests including using a prescribed intake process either by phone or in person. The Intake Specialist’s primary role is to assist callers in need of various human services resources.

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Bilingual Family Engagement Specialist 
Reports to: United Way of Westchester and Putnam Director of Educational Programs

Category: Full Time 

Position Description: The Bilingual Family Engagement Specialist encourages family/parent

involvement in the program and the child’s education, and provides ongoing education programs to immediate family members, parents/legal guardians of students enrolled in the 21st CCLC program. The Family Engagement Specialist supports families, staff, and community participants in their efforts to help students achieve educational excellence and bridge the gap between home, school, and community. 

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Education Liaison 

Reports to: United Way of Westchester and Putnam’s Director of Educational Programs

Category: Part Time 

Position Description: The Education Liaison will function as the main liaison between the 21st CCLC program and the school to ensure ongoing alignment with the school’s curriculum. The Education Liaison will regularly communicate with the principal to ensure that both the programs and the school’s objectives are being met.

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Afterschool Site Coordinator 

Reports to: United Way of Westchester and Putnam’s Director of Educational Programs

Category: Part Time

Position Description:  

  • To successfully incorporate the program vision, goals, and objectives into the activities of the site. 
  • To successfully assist in designing, developing, and managing program components that lead to positive outcomes for the participating children and their families. 
  • To develop and maintain a safe, supportive learning environment in which children thrive. 
  • To assist in developing a team that includes the principal, classroom teachers and other school-day staff; program leaders; parents; and corporate and community volunteers. 
  • To actively participate in staff development workshops that are designed to contribute to personal and professional growth. 

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Afterschool Teacher’s Aide 

Reports to: Site Coordinator 

Category: Part Time

Position Description: Under general supervision, with considerable responsibility, and according to established guidelines and lesson plans, supervise an assigned group of children. Help to provide the necessary physical and emotional care and conduct developmental activities. Help to develop goals for the children, plan activities and evaluate each child’s progress.  

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Afterschool Youth Leader 

Reports to: Site Coordinator 

Category: Part Time

Position Description: Under general supervision, and according to established guidelines and lesson plans, the Youth Leader engages an assigned group of children in an enriching learning environment that extends and enhances their learning from the school day. The Youth Leader will prove academic assistance and alternative ways of approaching subjects, especially ELA, math, and STEM. The Youth Leader will help to provide the necessary physical and emotional care while carrying out developmental activities. The employee will help develop goals for the children and evaluate each child’s progress.  

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VISTA and Internship Opportunities

Reports to: Chief Impact Officer
Category: Intern
Location: Hybrid

Attending United Way events, and tabling sponsored community events
Writing articles, letters, and content for the website, social media, and electronic newsletters.
Attending weekly meetings in person or via Zoom
Prepping for events—printing flyers, gathering marketing tools, other tasks as needed
Photographing events and uploading photos
Live-tweeting/ Instagramming from events, creating content for social media in general
Creating/ updating flyers and other marketing tools
Updating the website
Helping with other community projects

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