CALIFORNIA YOUTH CONNECTION
ANNOUNCES THE FOLLOWING POSITION
Director of Statewide Engagement
Candidates with direct lived experience in foster care strongly encouraged to apply.
Title: Director of Statewide Engagement
Location: Los Angeles, CA or Oakland, CA
Supervises: Regional Coordinator and Statewide Engagement Team
Supervisor: Deputy Director
California Youth Connection (CYC), founded in 1988, is a non-profit youth-led organization that cultivates youth leadership to transform the foster care system through legislative, practice, and policy change. We implement our youth-led model through base building and providing a strong foundation and support for diverse approaches to leadership. We believe outstanding people are the key to our success. As an equal opportunity employer, we recruit individuals without discrimination of race, national origin, religion, gender (including gender identity and expression), sexual orientation, prior conviction, arrest history, disability, marital status, veteran status or age.
This position will inspire a team of Regional Coordinators to engage in powerful youth-led, base-building strategies and activities, including member and volunteer outreach, training, and community connection. This person will also support the success of chapters and advocacy efforts.
The Director of Statewide Engagement will have:
Physical Demands and Work Environment
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the job’s essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to remain in the stationary position for long periods while operating a computer to create documents, conducting Internet research, sending and receiving email and participating in meetings; communicate on a telephone and in person; read and write’ apply logic and focus attention in the presence of distractions. Occasional requirements are to move about the office to access file cabinets, office equipment, etc.
Application Deadline: Position open until filled.
How to Apply: https://cyc.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=14