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September 8th – Video Game Programming Coordinator + Americorps Aide

Sep 8, 2021 | Community Job Leads

 

EXTENSION PROGRAM WORKER/VIDEO GAME PROGRAMMING COORDINATOR! 

SALARY: $16.00 HR. (ON-CALL POSITION) 

LOCATIONS: DEARBORN, DETROIT, MACOMB, NOVI, OAKLAND, PONTIAC, TROY, AND WAYNE 

 The Video Game Programming Coordinator will develop 6–8-week video game creation programs for youth aged 5-19, with primary attention given to ages 11-19, focusing on video game development, digital art, and digital media creation. The coordinator will help recruit, screen, and train adult volunteers, and recruit youth members. The coordinator will also help support, develop, and enhance the capacity of the Wayne County 4-H Youth Development program. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES 

☑ Set up and deliver 6–8-week Unreal Engine video game programs to youth aged 5-19, primarily focusing on 11–19-year old 

☑ Help identify and build relationships with new programming sites and assist in delivering 4-H programming at sites; establish and maintain strategic relationships with various team members 

☑ Be proactive about identifying solutions and technologies that could enhance 4-H’s online profile 

☑ Work with teen leaders in accordance with 4-H experiential learning philosophy and practice, to help bring out teen leadership skills 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS 

☑ Proven ability in establishing and working with a diverse network of constituents and community members across race, gender, socioeconomic class, disabilities, and other differences to assist with program development and outreach 

☑ 1-2 years of experience delivering youth programming and comfortable delivering programming to youth and adult audiences 

☑ Experience with/knowledge of Unreal Engine game engine and ability to help teach it to others, including in a virtual setting 

☑ Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), including the ability to convey technical concepts to non-technical youth and adults 

☑ Experience3 with Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint, and Outlook 

☑ Must be able to pass a drug test and background check 

 

 

To start the process, go to matrixjobleads.org to complete our community job leads application

 

 

AMERICORPS AIDE! 

SALARY: $629.16 BIWEEKLY (ON-CALL POSITION) 

LOCATIONS: EATON, GENESEE, LIVINGSTON, MARQUETTE, NEWAYGO, ROSCOMMON, SAGINAW, AND WAYNE 

This is a temporary or on-call position. Provides assistance and support for education, health and human needs, the environment and/or public safety as part of the National AmeriCorps volunteer program. Term: Temps can work two (2) nine (9) month terms with a week break in service in between at the end of the second term terminate for three (3) months or switch to an on-call. On-Call allowed to work 1039 hours in any twelve (12) month period. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES 

☑ The 4-H SPIN Club Coordinator AmeriCorps Member will be responsible for delivering SPIN club programming to area schools and/or community partners 

☑ Plan and organize 20 4-H SPIN Club guide, planning worksheet, and record of finances 

☑ Engage 100 new youth in 4-H SPIN club programming 

☑ Host four family engagement events 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS 

☑ Proven ability in establishing and working with a diverse network of constituents and community members across race 

☑ Understanding of an ability to implement Civil Rights principles and compliance standards 

☑ Passion for science, technology, engineering, art, and/or math (STEAM) 

☑ Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), including the ability to convey technical concepts to non-technical youth and adults 

☑ Knowledge of youth development, volunteer recruitment and management 

☑ Must be able to pass a drug test and background check 

 

 

To start the process, go to matrixjobleads.org to complete our community job leads application

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