|Date Opened||6/17/2019 08:00:00 AM|
|Closing Date||6/24/2019 11:59:00 PM|
|Department||PARKS AND RECREATION|
|Job Type||Open and Competitive|
The Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services is currently seeking qualified applicants for a Youth Initiative Specialist located in Leesburg, VA.
Youth Initiative Specialists develop and implement proactive youth outreach strategies, and provide appropriate individual support and guidance. This position assists with the identification, development, planning and implementation of adolescent intervention programs. Duties include coordinating and overseeing Youth Advisory Council (YAC), Loudoun Youth Initiative (LYI), Board of Governors, Leadership Team and Cabinet Committee events, activities, programs and services. The Youth Initiative Specialist is responsible for event planning, management and oversight of large events such as Improv Fest, Step Up and Battle of the Bands to include scheduling, marketing, and recruiting. Specialist must have the ability to develop budget plans for the YAC program and other special events. As well have the skills to coordinate set up, manage inventory, and purchase and procure equipment and supplies to insure program and event standards are met.
Strong organizational and creative skills with a strong focus on customer service are needed to:
Successful candidates must be able to work a 7.5 hour work day, between 7:00am-6:00pm, Monday-Friday; including occasional night or weekend events.
Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!
Strongly prefer experience: