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Technical Assistance Manager, Web Development Fellowship Project

YDI seeks a consultant to lead a partnership team in conjunction with the NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) and the Flatiron School.  The Web Development Fellowship is designed to prepare Opportunity Youth to access and succeed in entry-level web design positions. The current cohort of the Fellowship targets immigrant youth.  The Technical Assistance Manager will work in collaboration with SBS and The Flatiron School to implement, codify and evaluate the effectiveness of the Fellowship Model.  

Primary duties include: serve as a Liaison between the partnership and SBS; provide SBS with critical information via written monthly progress report; meet with the Youth Coach on a regular basis to identify areas of strength and challenges around the implementation of the model, and to address challenges that emerge; and to apply research based strategies for engaging and retaining immigrant youth.

This position is ideal for someone who is well versed in the needs of immigrant youth and has an understanding of providing social supports to young people seeking employment.  

To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to jobs@ydinstitute.org with "Technical Assistance Manager" in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed as they are received until August 26th or until the position is filled.