Youth Development and Community Prevention Coordinator
This position is responsible for the coordination of two unique Mercer Island Youth and Family Services programs, the Volunteer Outreach in Communities Everywhere / Summer Volunteer Program (VOICE/SVP) program and the Healthy Youth Initiative (HYI). As the VOICE/SVP coordinator, this position is responsible for the coordination and implementation of structured, summer time volunteer, leadership and development opportunities for Mercer Island youth involved in the VOICE/SVP Youth Development programs. The position oversees VOICE/ SVP summer program (seasonal) staff and interns. As the HYI Coordinator, this position is responsible for providing support staffing to the HYI community coalitions and action teams, currently focused on the following topic areas: Youth Substance Abuse Prevention, Mental Health Promotion, Early Childhood Social and Emotional Learning and Parenting. This position will facilitate the coordination and implementation of the projects directly and/or in conjunction or consultation with the YFS Programs Manager(s), other staff and volunteers.