ABOUT THE YOUTH
Established in the summer of 2021, the mission of the YDD is to foster an equitable and sustainable ecosystem of positive youth development in Los Angeles through inclusive, evidence-based and youth-centered policies, programs and practices to ensure the well- being, safety and achievement of the young people of the City. The YDD strives to elevate the unique experiences, abilities, and voices of young Angelenos to develop and implement lasting solutions to the most pressing issues affecting their communities, their families and their futures. For more information, please visit YDD.LACity.org.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Community and Administrative Support Worker III
The City of Los Angeles Youth Development Department (YDD) is seeking two highly talented and hard-working individuals to serve as a Community and Administrative Support Worker III (Community and Admin Aide). In this role, the individuals will serve as community ambassadors and administrative aides, who will work with other YDD staff to conduct community engagement, multimedia outreach, policy research, program coordination, and develop strategies around positive youth development and youth engagement.
$21.63 Hourly Rate
(Approximately 20 hours per week with
a maximum of 999 hours per year)
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Community and Admin Aides will be responsible for:
Working with staff to develop innovative, multimedia approaches to disseminate to the community information on youth programming, services, and events;
Working with staff to assist with community outreach and community projects, youth intakes and referrals, and developing strategies to strengthen youth development;
Conducting research as it pertains to improving outcomes and policies impacting youth living in underserved and marginalized communities;
Supporting the department’s advisory councils, including the L.A. City Youth Council, to strengthen youth voice and decision-making opportunities;
Participating in the preparation of research reports, briefs, and presentations; data entry; and other related work as assigned.
IDEAL CANDIDATE: QUALIFICATIONS
1. 1. High school graduation or equivalent is required.
WORK SCHEDULE AND PAY
The YDD is currently operating in a hybrid format; in-person attendance
will be required. We anticipate Community and Admin Aides will report to work in-person at least 8 hours per week, however this is subject to change depending on department needs. Working hours will vary depending on the department’s operational needs and Community and Admin Aide’s schedule.
Generally, the department is open Monday - Friday from 9 am - 5:30 pm; some
weekend and night hours may be required for special events.
The work schedule will be finalized with the candidate so that work hours can be
mutually beneficial, however Community and Admin Aides must be available a
minimum of 12 hours per week; this position cannot exceed 20 hours per week or
999 total hours in a single calendar year.
Classification: Community and Administrative Support Worker III (1114)
MOU 03: Clerical Unit
Hourly Rate: $21.63
Terms: EXEMPT, AS-NEEDED
Location: Hybrid (Online and 1200 West 7th St, Suite 430, Los Angeles CA 90017)
Parking is not provided; Paid and metered parking is available.
*Incomplete application packages will not be considered.*
This opportunity will close on February 5, at 11:59 PM (midnight) or until a sufficient number of applications has been received.
This is an exempt, at-will position. The individual appointed to this position will not accrue any civil service tenure, contractual employment rights, or due process rights. The incumbent may be removed, without any finding of cause, by the hiring authority. The City of Los Angeles is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. As a covered entity under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City of Los Angeles does not discriminate on the basis of disability and, upon request, will provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to its programs, services and activities.
If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the Youth Development Department Personnel Unit at (213) 808-8804.