Job Opportunities

Jobs Intro

Queens Community House is a rapidly growing multi-site, multi-service settlement house with many fulfilling career and volunteer opportunities. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we believe in the values of Community, Diversity and Respect.

 

 

FACILITIES OPERATIONS MANAGER

Queens Community House seeks a Facilities Operations Manager to serve in an essential administrative role in our Operations/Maintenance Department. The Facilitates Operations Manager will work closely with the Chief Operating Officer on forthcoming renovation and new construction projects across the Borough. The Facilities Operations Manager is also responsible for supervising all maintenance and custodial staff as well as various management tasks at all QCH owned and leased commercial properties.

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YOUTH DEVELOPMENT CENTER SITE DIRECTOR @ PS 117

We welcome amazing individuals who have diverse backgrounds and experiences, are inspired by our mission and are highly motivated to change lives. Our Youth Division allows participants to explore interests and passions, develop positive social connections, contribute to their community, become life-long learners, and gain meaningful experiences. We are seeking a qualified Site Director with a strong commitment to youth development for our Youth Development Center at PS 117.

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DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT

We are seeking a Director of Development. The Director of Development is responsible for creating and overseeing all aspects of a comprehensive annual development plan that responds to organizational goals and priorities. The position will work closely with the Executive Team, with the Board of Directors, and other senior leadership.  

 

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DIRECTOR OF GOVERNMENT GRANT WRITING

We are seeking a Director of Government Grant Writing to join the Management Team. The Director of Government Grant Writing is primarily responsible for developing and writing grant proposals and persuasively communicating QCH's mission and programs to potential funders. They will establish and maintain relationships with contacts, conduct prospect research, and manage all of the organization’s government grant proposals.

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CUSTODIAN (MONDAY-FRIDAY)

We are seeking a qualified Custodian, reporting to the Supervisor of Maintenance to support the day-to-day cleanliness and safety of QCH’s facilities. The custodian is responsible for the maintenance, care and equipment of internal/external areas by completing specific tasks related to cleaning, plumbing, minor electrical work, carpentry, or other areas of maintenance expertise. The ability to operate equipment and machinery and lift in excess of 50 pounds is required.

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GROUP LEADERS / ACTIVITY SPECIALISTS (BEACON PROGRAMS)

Beacon programs are collaborative school-based youth and community development centers serving children age six and older, and adults of all ages. The Beacon operates Monday-Friday from 1:30 PM-9:30 PM, Saturdays from 9 AM-5 PM, and during school holidays, school recesses and in the summer from 8 AM-6 PM. Our Beacon is designed to help young people develop the skills and the mindset they need to succeed in their educational and career settings, and to become active participants and leaders in their community.

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CUSTODIAN (TUESDAY-SATURDAY)

We welcome amazing individuals who have diverse backgrounds and experiences, are inspired by our mission and are highly motivated to change lives. We are seeking a qualified Custodian, reporting to the Supervisor of Maintenance, to support the day-to-day cleanliness and safety of QCH’s facilities. The custodian is responsible for the maintenance, care and equipment of internal/external areas by completing specific tasks related to cleaning, plumbing, minor electrical work, carpentry, or other areas of maintenance expertise.

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COMMUNITY FOOD PROGRAM COORDINATOR

We are seeking a qualified and dynamic Community Food Program Coordinator with experience in grassroots programming related to community sustainability and food justice and access work at our Pomonok Community Center location. In particular the Coordinator will work with the site director to integrate QCH’s mission, vision and values in our food access and justice work; identify opportunities for food access program refinement and enhancement; support and grow participant engagement and leadership; and build a team spirit among current resident leadership.

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PAYROLL & BENEFITS SPECIALIST

We are seeking a qualified Payroll & Benefits Specialist with a strong commitment to employee service and operational efficiencies. They will perform all activities necessary to process payroll for a 500+ employee organization, including coordinating manual timesheets, records maintenance, filing tax reports, documenting and updating procedures, and preparing senior management level reporting.

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YOUTHBUILD PROGRAM DIRECTOR

We are seeking a qualified YouthBuild Program Director with a strong commitment to youth development and knowledgeable and experienced with program management.  The YouthBuild program engages out-of-school, low-income youth ages 16-24 and provides an alternative education and employment pathway that enables participants to obtain a high school equivalency diploma, advance toward post -secondary education or career-oriented employment, and take responsibility for their families and communities.

 

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DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF YOUTH EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

We are seeking a qualified Deputy Director of Youth Employment Services to oversee a portfolio of programs with an annual budget of approximately $2 Million. The programs include our Young Adult Food Sector Employment Initiative, a new U.S. DOL YouthBuild grant, and our Summer Youth Employment Program. The appropriate candidate will have a deep commitment to QCH's mission and extensive experience operating and managing workforce programs.

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COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT COORDINATOR

We are seeking a qualified and dynamic Community Engagement Coordinator with experience in grassroots programming related to community sustainability and food justice and access work. In particular the Coordinator will work with the site director to integrate QCH’s mission, vision and values in our food access and justice work; identify opportunities for food access program refinement and enhancement; support and grow participant engagement and leadership; and build a team spirit among current resident leadership. S/he will report to the Pomonok Center Director.

 

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BEACON DIRECTOR @ JHS 210

We are seeking a passionate, flexible and qualified Director for our Beacon Program at JHS 210 in Ozone Park. Beacon programs are collaborative school-based youth and community development centers, serving children age six and older, and adults of all ages. Our Beacon at JHS 210 operates Monday-Friday from 1:30PM-9:30PM, Saturdays from 9AM – 4PM, and during school holidays, school recesses and in the summer from 8AM to 6PM.

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GROUP LEADER @ POMONOK

We are seeking a Group Leader with a strong commitment to youth development to work in our Youth Development Program at our Pomonok Community Center. The Group Leader is responsible for the direct guidance, supervision, and safety of youth under their care, while ensuring an engaging and intellectually stimulating experience. He/she will serve as a model for youth ages 6-12 by building rapport with participants through positive interactions in program activities.

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ASSISTANT COOK

We are seeking a qualified Assistant Cook to join our Senior Center at Pomonok. The Assistant Cook will oversee daily food preparation, daily inventory, daily cleaning and upkeep of the kitchen facility, must follow Simple Servings menus and recipes, cooking and food service for congregate and home delivered meals at the Pomonok Senior Center.

 

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SPORTS JUNIOR ACTIVITY SPECIALIST

We are seeking a qualified Sports Junior Activity Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development for our After School Programs. The Junior Activity Specialist will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

 

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GROUP LEADER

We are seeking a Group Leader with a strong commitment to youth development for our Afterschool Programs. The Group Leader is responsible for the direct guidance, supervision, and safety of youth under their care, while ensuring an engaging and intellectually stimulating experience. He/she will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

 

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LEADERSHIP ACTIVITY SPECIALIST

We are seeking a qualified Leadership Activity Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development for our afterschool programs. The Leadership Activity Specialist will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

 

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S.T.E.M. ACTIVITY SPECIALIST

We are seeking a qualified S.T.E.M. Activity Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development for our After School programs. The Activity Specialist will serve as a model for youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

 

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EDUCATIONAL SPECIALIST

We are seeking a qualified Educational Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development to work in our comprehensive year-round youth development program (afterschool, holiday and summer components). The Educational Specialist is responsible for identifying suitable age-appropriate curricula, helping staff create age and developmentally appropriate activities and lesson plans, and overseeing implementation of program activities.

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ACADEMIC JUNIOR ACTIVITY SPECIALIST

We are seeking a qualified Junior Activity Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development for our After School Program. The Junior Activity Specialist will serve as a model for youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

 

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ACTIVITY SPECIALIST @ POMONOK

We are seeking a qualified Activity Specialist at our Pomonok Community Center with a strong commitment to youth engagement and development. The Activity Specialist will be responsible for cultivating positive relationships with participants to counsel and guide them to make positive choices and stay on track as they transition from adolescence to adulthood.

 

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ACTIVITY SPECIALIST – ACCESS FOR YOUNG WOMEN

We are seeking a qualified Activity Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development for our Access for Young Women program. The Activity Specialist will coordinate the day to day functions of Access for Young Women, focusing on leadership development while providing an engaging and fun experience conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

 

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S.T.E.M. ACTIVITY SPECIALIST @ 358Q

We are seeking a qualified Activity Specialist for S.T.E.M. with a strong commitment to youth development for our 358Q program. The STEM Activity Specialist will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

 

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GROUP LEADER @ PS 82

We are seeking a Group Leader with a strong commitment to youth development to work in our Youth Development Program at Public School 82. The Group Leader is responsible for the direct guidance, supervision, and safety of youth under their care, while ensuring an engaging and intellectually stimulating experience. He/she will serve as a model for youth ages 6-12 by building rapport with participants through positive interactions in program activities.

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ASSISTANT PROGRAM COORDINATOR

We are seeking a qualified Assistant Program Coordinator with a strong commitment to youth development supporting The Youth Development Center at Pomonok Community Center. The Assistant Program Coordinator, in the absence of the Program Coordinator, will serve as the point person to all staff, participants, parents, and stakeholders. S/he will ensure that staff are providing/facilitating fun and engaging activities with a focus on: Academic Support, Leadership Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM), Literacy, Healthy Living, and Physical Recreation.

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SPORTS JUNIOR ACTIVITY SPECIALIST @ QUEENS COLLEGIATE

We are seeking a qualified Sports Junior Activity Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development for our Queens Collegiate program. The Sports Jr Activity Specialist will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

 

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JUNIOR ACTIVITY SPECIALIST @ QUEENS COLLEGIATE

We are seeking a qualified Junior Activity Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development for our Queens Collegiate program. The Jr Activity Specialist will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

 

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ACADEMIC JUNIOR ACTIVITY SPECIALIST @ TYWLS

We are seeking a qualified Academic Junior Activity Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development for The Young Women’s Leadership program. The Academic Jr Activity Specialist will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

 

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PROGRAM DIRECTOR @ IS 145

We are seeking a qualified Program Director with a strong commitment to youth development for our Youth Development Center at IS 145. The Program Director has overall accountability for the development and growth, quality, and success of the program operation, its students, and staff. He/she fosters a safe and inclusive atmosphere of fun and learning where the concept of teamwork, creativity, youth empowerment, and sportsmanship can flourish; preparing them for future successes.

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GROUP LEADER @ P.S. Q86

We are seeking a qualified Group Leader for our After-School program with a strong commitment to youth development to work in our comprehensive year - round Youth Development Program (afterschool, holiday and summer components). The Group Leader is responsible for the direct guidance, supervision, and safety of youth under their care, while ensuring an engaging and intellectually stimulating experience. He/ she will serve as a model for youth ages 6-12 by building rapport with participants through positive interactions in program activities.

 

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LITERACY ACTIVITY SPECIALIST @ P.S. Q86

We are seeking a qualified Literacy Activity Specialist for our After-School program with a strong commitment to youth development to work in our comprehensive year -round Youth Development Program (afterschool, holiday and summer components). The Literacy Activity Specialist is responsible for the direct guidance, supervision, and safety of youth under their care, while ensuring an engaging and intellectually stimulating experience. He/ she will serve as a model for youth ages 6-12 by building rapport with participants through positive interactions in program activities.

 

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PERFORMING ARTS ACTIVITY SPECIALIST @ P.S. Q86

We are seeking a qualified Performing Arts Activity Specialist for our After-School program with a strong commitment to youth development to work in our comprehensive year -round youth development program (afterschool, holiday and summer components). The Performing Arts Activity Specialist is responsible for the direct guidance, supervision, and safety of youth under their care, while ensuring an engaging and intellectually stimulating experience. He/ she will serve as a model for youth ages 6-12 by building rapport with participants through positive interactions in program activities.

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EDUCATIONAL SPECIALIST @ P.S. Q86

We are seeking a qualified Educational Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development to work in our comprehensive year-round Youth Development Program (afterschool, holiday and summer components). The Educational Specialist is responsible for identifying suitable age-appropriate curricula, helping staff create age and developmentally appropriate activities and lesson plans, and overseeing implementation of program activities.

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GROUP LEADER @ FOREST HILLS

We are seeking a qualified Group Leader for our After School Program at Forest Hills with a strong commitment to youth development. Our Children and Youth division for ages 6 to 10 allow participants to explore interests and passions, develop positive social connections, contribute to their community, become life-long learners, and gain meaningful experiences. The Group Leader is responsible for the direct guidance, supervision, and safety of youth under their care, while ensuring an engaging and intellectually stimulating experience.

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JUNIOR ACTIVITY SPECIALIST @ 358Q

We are seeking a qualified Junior Activity Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development for our 358Q program. The Junior Activity Specialist will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

 

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S.T.E.M. ACTIVITY SPECIALIST @ 358Q

We are seeking a qualified Activity Specialist for S.T.E.M. with a strong commitment to youth development for our 358Q program. The STEM Activity Specialist will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

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EDUCATION SPECIALIST @ J.H.S 157

We are seeking a qualified Education Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development for our after school program at JHS 157. The Education Specialist will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

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SPORTS ACTIVITY SPECIALIST @ J.H.S 157

We are seeking a qualified Activity Specialist with a strong commitment to youth development for our afterschool program at JHS 157. The Activity Specialist will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

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GROUP LEADER @ J.H.S 157

We are seeking a qualified Group Leader with a strong commitment to youth development for our youth development program at JHS 157. The Group Leader will serve as a model for middle school youth by providing an engaging and fun experience, while conducting activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, practice and implementation.

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