YR Media is a countrywide community of young journalists and artists who create multimedia content for this era. Based in Oakland, we hyperlink up with our peers around the u. S. To amplify award-winning memories that count. For more than 25 years, our non-income manufacturing corporation has invested in future generations to construct vital journalism, arts, and media abilities. You can discover us at https://yr.Media/.
The Director of Career Education will lead the management and innovation of YR Media’s kid’s trajectory – from media schooling to manufacturing internship to portfolio – ensuring that the trajectory is aligned with the industry and that participants are matriculating correctly thru every YR opportunity. The Director will lead to multi-faceted media training and employment pathways for adolescents ages 14-24. This position entails leading the group in iterating application design to make certain competencies align with the media industry, create possibilities for all contributors to revel in success, and hire and supervise the training, employment, and assist offerings staff.
Lead staff in growing and imposing YR Media’s interlocking programs, including Media Education, Workforce Pathways, and Support Services, impacting ~three hundred kids yearly in Oakland. Oversee implementation and continuous information-pushed development of media and era training lessons that start and rotate quarterly. Oversee the internship placement program for the team of workers pathways that offers adolescents on-the-process education at YR’s news and art manufacturing systems.
Oversee the case management team to make certain individuals get entry to guide/assets as they had to live in software and acquire their dreams. Work throughout groups to ensure evaluation contraptions and methodology inform program innovation and speak effect. Build and nurtures a group subculture among groups coordinating the above sports to ensure application effect and make contributions to the professional development of personnel. Responsible for budgeting, economic reporting, and well-timed coordination with the finance body of workers as wanted. Collaborate with Development Team to control investment relationships and ensure deliverables are met. In addition to those obligations, carry out different sports as assigned and required for application impact.
Qualifications and Skills
Bachelor’s degree from four-12 months college or university, or applicable expert certification and enjoy. 7-10 years of innovative promotion thru career training and media environments. I have demonstrated commitment to developing and assisting equitable studying and paintings environments. A confirmed capability to broaden powerful working relationships with individuals and organizations reflects various identities, perspectives, and stories.
Excellent interpersonal communication and teamwork talents. Strong written, verbal exchange skills for inner and external functions. Demonstrated capability to construct key network and enterprise partnerships, noticeably desired. Experience working or participating at once with low-profit younger human beings of color, surprisingly desired.
This role supervises and oversees overall performance management of specified individuals of the Media Education, Workforce Pathways, and Support Services groups and can provide oversight to interns and contractors.
This is a complete-time, exempt role. Approximately ninety% of the time spent on the activity involves using a display; therefore, it has to be able to sit down for prolonged durations and utilize preferred ergonomics practices. When not traveling, he mainly works in office surroundings, requiring the subsequent hobby: lifting and carrying materials weighing up to twenty pounds, kneeling, bending. Must be capable of use well-known office equipment. Requires periodic home airline travel to wait for conferences and meetings — ability to carry small quantities of client fabric on enterprise journeys vital. Reasonable lodges may be made to allow people with disabilities to carry out the critical capabilities of the task.
YR Media Benefits
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, AD&D, FSA, 403(b), and 11 paid vacations.