Organization Overview:The Goddard Riverside Community Center (Goddard Riverside) and the Stanley M. Isaacs Neighborhood Center (Isaacs Center) are well-established Manhattan community-based agencies that support services to approximately 30,000 New Yorkers. We are two of New York City’s leading human services organizations meeting the needs of children, youth and families, homeless individuals, and older adults through-out Manhattan and New York City. We work every day for a fair and just society where all people have the opportunity to make choices that lead to better lives for themselves and their families.
Program Description: #DegreesNYC is a data-informed collective impact movement co-led with young people to achieve education equity in NYC. It grew out of Goddard Riverside’s Options Center. For over 30 years, Options has supported young people and adults to complete college through educational counseling, training school and community professionals, and advocating on critical issues around equity in post-secondary education. In 2016, staff at the Options Center launched #DegreesNYC to address systemic barriers to racial and income inequities in the education pipeline to and through college and in 2020 #DegreesNYC launched its Youth Council. The goals of #DegreesNYC is that 60% of each racial and income group in NYC will have quality postsecondary credentials by 2030. #DegreesNYC operates through a vast web of coordinated councils, task forces and working groups.
Purpose of Position: The Administrative Coordinator will support the efforts of the #DegreesNYC Team and the Youth Council to bring people together across age groups and sectors to move toward education equity in New York City. The essential role of the Administrative Coordinator is to ensure the efficient operation of #DegreesNYC. Reporting to the Director of #DegreesNYC, the Administrative Coordinator will work with the #DegreesNYC Team and the Youth Council to support logistics and meeting planning for the #DegreesNYC Steering Committee, Stewardship Council, Youth Council, Data Fellows and active work groups and task forces. The Administrative Coordinator will support the team in planning and follow-up for meetings, events and gatherings. The Administrative Coordinator will also help manage annual calendar of meetings with policy makers and elected officials.
Schedule: Monday through Friday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Salary Range: $34,358 - $42,948