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  • Marketing Assistant - Part-time

    The United Methodist Youth Home is seeking a motivated individual to excel as a part-time Marketing & Development Assistant (M&D Assistant).

    The M&D Assistant will take part in the exciting and fulfilling work of helping build awareness for a ministry that’s changing lives every day! They will report to the Director of Development and be focused on updating our website, creating and updating content for our social media channels; interacting with donors, volunteers and other stakeholders; finding creative ways to engage donors online; and assisting in implementing development strategies to raise support, among other duties. This person will also work with our External Affairs Committee to help plan and carry out a marketing campaign.

    We offer a flexible schedule with this position, that will at times include evening and weekends. The position is for around 20 hours per week.

    Responsibilities and Duties

    • Maintain and Update the UMYH website
    • Create content for distribution across social media, eNews blasts, church update blurbs, and district newsletters
    • Assist in creating content for and editing the quarterly newsletter
    • Prepare media kits
    • Work with External Affairs Committee to plan and carry out an external marketing campaign
    • Assist in management of online giving
    • Assist in preparing donor thank you letters
    • Collaborate with entire UMYH team to gather information to share through various mediums and with the Development team to ensure cohesion of messages and branding across platforms
    • Assist in fundraising
    • Assist in identifying grant opportunities
    • Assist in donor database upkeep
    • Other duties as assigned

    Qualifications and Skills

    • Familiarity with social media strategies and platforms
    • Strong verbal communication and writing skills
    • A team player with a positive attitude
    • Ability to multi-task, take initiative, and meet deadlines a must
    • Passion for our mission of helping at-risk youth become productive and responsible members of society
    • Experience with web design a huge plus
    • Experience with content creation a plus
    • Experience with WordPress web design a huge plus

    Job Type: Part-time

    Schedule:

    • Monday to Friday

    Work Location:

    • One location

    Work Remotely:

    • No
  • Residential Counselor - Part Time

    We currently have a need for qualified candidates for the Residential Counselor position for second and third shifts. A Residential Counselor provides support and supervision of our youth throughout the course of all daily programming activities. Employees must be 21 years of age, able to pass a criminal background check and drug test, and have a valid driver’s license. Responsibilities include:

    • Being a positive role model.
    • Teaching appropriate behavior.
    • Teaching appropriate social skills and life skills.
    • Participating in daily programming activities.
    • Helping the youth achieve their treatment goals.

    Qualifications and Skills

    Qualifications Required: High School Diploma. This is excellent experience for recent or soon-to-be COLLEGE GRADUATES who are seeking an entry-level position into the Social Service Field. Pay commensurate with education and experience. Second and Third shifts available.

    Job Type: Part-time