The Youth Empowerment Specialist will work as part of the program team, which includes the Director of Programs, Family Resource Coordinator, Adult Education and Services Coordinator, and Youth Activities Leader. The position will work with two distinct demographics: 1) middle and high school youth between the ages of 11-19, who are family members of backside workers; 2) Older youth who are more recent arrivals in the U.S. who are working but not participating in BLC programming. The position will work out of the BLC’s main office, located on the backside of Churchill Downs racetrack, while also performing responsibilities at the Front Runners program site near the track. Required staffing time for the Front Runners program is on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Other hours for planning are flexible throughout the week. The position will report directly to the Director of Programs.
Please submit a resume and cover letter no later than 1/17/20 to Sherry Stanley, Executive Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.