opportunities

JOIN OUR DREAM TEAM

At Lead2Change, we take pride in our youth and our efforts to prepare them to be confident and career-ready. We also understand the importance of creating strong and effective partnerships with our youth as they explore their dreams, build on their strengths, and design their future. Are you beaming with passion to answer the call? We have the following opportunities available:

Director of Program Services – Programs and Operations, Full-time
Are you a natural born leader who believes in our youth’s potential?
Are you knowledgeable about the current workforce landscape as it relates to our youth?
Are you able to work both independently and collaboratively to advance the organization?
Do you thrive in securing new partnerships to exceed program goals?
Are you an innovative thinker who sees challenges as opportunities?
 
*If these attributes describe you, we are interested in adding you to our dynamic team!
 
A Closer Look:
The Director of Program Services is responsible for providing management expertise to develop and retain key strategic partnerships and collaborate with a variety of community stakeholders associated with student and family engagement, volunteer management and exceptional project management.
 
**Must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university AND seven years demonstrated experience. 

Dream.Explore.Build. Instructor – 20 hours monthly
(We are also looking for interns interested in serving as teacher aides!)
Are you an experienced professional who is well-versed in workforce development?
Are you passionate about imparting wisdom and knowledge into our future workforce leaders?
Are you gifted with the ability to not only teach but to also inspire students to create the life they have always imagined?
Can you grab and keep the attention of any crowd?
Do you enjoy working with a diverse group of students?
 
*If these attributes describe you, we are interested in adding you to our dynamic team!
 
A Closer Look:
The instructor will facilitate a 2.5-hour class, using the Brick by Brick curriculum at an assigned DEB site to up to 30 students. Instructors are also required to attend and participate in bi-monthly Etiquette Boot Camps, Commitment and Completion Ceremony and regular check-in meetings.
 
**Must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or be less than a year from completion AND three to five years of experience working with youth.

Dream.Explore.Build. Career Advancement Coach, Contracted Position- 35 hours monthly
Are you passionate about motivating youth to perform at their best?
Do you have superb time management and skilled at organization and record-keeping?
Do you enjoy working with a diverse group of students?
Do you understand the importance of grit and can help students effectively navigate challenges?
 
If these attributes describe you, we are interested in adding you to our dynamic team!
 
A Closer Look:
The Career Coach will manage a caseload of 25-30 students, representing various DEB sites. The coach is responsible for meeting with each student once monthly and documenting student’s progress in the program.
 
**Must have a high school diploma AND one to three years  of experience working with youth.
 

AmeriCorps Volunteer, Full-time
Are you a positive thinker and have very strong communication skills?
Are you a resourceful person that is well informed and connected in the community?
Are you well-organized and computer savvy?
Are you passionate about creating and implementing processes and systems that improve organizational efficiency and functionality?
Do you enjoy working with diverse groups of people?
 
*If these attributes describe you, we are interested in adding you to our dynamic team!
 
A Closer Look:
The AmeriCorps Volunteer is responsible for managing Lead2Change Interact (middle & high school) and Dream Team (DEB graduates), along with managing volunteer recruitment for the organization. The coordinator will manage and streamline the volunteer database.
 
**Must have a high school diploma AND one to three years of experience working with youth.
 
AmeriCorps Compensation
AmeriCorps Volunteers will receive an education award ($5,920) upon service completion, biweekly living allowance ($528.15), health insurance and childcare benefits, among other benefits.
 
Interested?
Please submit your resume, cover letter and salary requirement to HumanResources@lead2changeinc.org. All applicants must be available August 24-25 for an all staff training.