What’s it like to be on the Solar Youth team?
- The Solar Youth team is hard-working, collaborative, and passionate about supporting the youth of New Haven;
- We believe that ALL young people, with any mix of assets and challenges, have the potential to be successful in life;
- We strive to build deep trust as a team to engage in collaboration, both smooth and rocky, to find the best solutions to the inevitable obstacles we face;
- We are risk-takers;
- We are brave;
- We keep a sense of humor even in the face of challenge; and
- We have fun.
This is a full time position for someone with a passion for youth development who has the skills and personality to effectively serve young people facing major life challenges. Coordinators must be enthusiastic, positive, independent people who are driven to support the success of young people and create positive change. Staff must be creative problem solvers, see a setback as a challenge, and love working with youth and teenagers.