CALIFORNIA YOUTH CONNECTION
ANNOUNCES THE FOLLOWING POSITION
Statewide Policy Coordinator
Candidates with direct lived experience in foster care strongly encouraged to apply.
Title: Statewide Policy Coordinator
Salary/Status: $50,000 - Exempt
Supervisor: Director of Statewide Policy
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.
The Statewide Policy Coordinator is responsible for supporting and shepherding the policy goals and vision of the CYC membership through policy, practice and legislative change. They will have an attitude of continuous learning and a deep understanding of youth-led advocacy, leadership development and/or child welfare policy.
STATEWIDE POLICY ADVOCACY & IMPLEMENTATION
COORDINATE CYC POLICY COMMITTEE
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
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: Priority consideration will be given to those who apply by August 30, 2018.
How to Apply: https://cyc.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=16