The City of Dubuque invites applications for the position of Youth Outreach/Programmer. This position requires working a variable schedule consisting of evenings, weekends, and some holidays. The successful candidate will provide public service to children and adults working with children; plan, market and facilitate literature-based programs for children and families; schedule and conduct school tours and instructional visits; serve as a liaison to schools, childcare centers, preschools, and children and family service outreach program organizations.
A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Education, Early Childhood or related field; at least two (2) years’ experience working with youth or young adults; or the equivalency of education and experience to meet the required qualifications of the position is required. Possession of, or ability to, obtain a valid state driver's license, or access to reliable transportation, for school visits and work in the community. The successful candidate will possess the ability to follow a management philosophy that is input oriented and values equity, problem solving and the development of partnerships; and the desire to be part of an organization that values service, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork.
The City offers an annual salary range of $48,131 - $62,857, and an attractive benefits package which includes twelve weeks of paid parental leave.
The City of Dubuque is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.