Youth Development Coordinator (Open to MTW Alumni Only)

· Boston, Massachusetts
Employment Type Part Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level
Compensation $19.00 Hourly

Youth Development Coordinator

MTW seeks a creative, highly motivated, and detail-oriented MTW Alumni Coordinator to support Youth Development Programing at both More Than Words Locations. This position provides a hands-on, paid opportunity to lead programming and trainings while working with Young Adults to hit outcomes in Education, Employment and Self Efficacy. The Youth Development Coordinator will support oversight aspects of Young Adult Programing including trainings, youth development shifts and onboarding.


 Oversee Shifts, Trainings and Projects

  • Oversee all safety, policies and procedures to open and/or close Youth Development Shift and Trainings
  • Lead Shifts of 4-8 youth to ensure success of all Youth Development Shift Activities: Shift Check In/Check Out, Team/Community Builder, You Time and Workshop
  • Oversee Orientation Month Trainings for Young Adults who are in their Trainee Month
  • Oversee Senior Partner Projects for Young Adults

 Train Youth Employees:

  • Work alongside youth to provide ongoing feedback and support towards accomplishing monthly Smart Goals
  • Hold youth employees accountable for all safety, policies and performance including attendance, punctuality, professionalism and efficiency with tasks on shift
  • Training Young Adults to lead Youth Development Shifts, New Youth Trainings and Create Senior Partner Projects that have a long-lasting impact on More Than Words


  • Schedule will include three weekday shifts (Monday, Tuesday and Thursday – additional as needed)
  • This position offers $19 per hour with a maximum of 29 hours per week
  • This is a 6-month position, with potential to renew for a full year, after evaluating at the end of initial 6-month period
  • The Youth Development Coordinator will report directly to the Director of Youth Development


  • You must have a GED or High School Diploma
  • You must be consistently moving towards educational outcomes
  • You must have transitioned from MTW at least 2 years prior to apply
  • You must be at least 18 years of age
  • You must be able to follow through on commitments
  • Covid-19 vaccination and booster


  • The Youth Development Coordinator must be a high-energy person who enjoys teaching others, hitting goals, and working in a Hands environment
  • The candidate is comfortable with public speaking, possesses a technological aptitude and has a desire to lead programming and trainings for young adults

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  • Location
    Boston, Massachusetts
  • Employment Type
    Part Time
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    $19.00 Hourly