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Jobs and Internships

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at LIFT. We are currently looking for dynamic individuals with a passion for working with teens. If you are interested, please consider applying for one of the available positions below.

MIDDLE SCHOOL PROGRAM COORDINATOR

Leelanau Investing For Teens (LIFT) is looking for someone who is collaborative, creative, energetic and enjoys working with middle schoolers. The Middle School Program Coordinator manages the overall daily operations of LIFT’s after-school programming for 6th through 8th grade students (five days a week) with the primary concern of engaging teens in diverse and empowering activities. The Middle School Program Coordinator is responsible for the planning, implementation, and evaluation of LIFT’s Middle School program at any given school district.

This is a full-time position. The individual must be able to work evenings and weekends (as needed). Applicants are required to have a minimum of an 
Associate's or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in social services, education, human development, or a related field. The applicant must be willing to obtain a Chauffeur's license, and must pass a criminal background check. To read the full job description, please click here.

 
To apply for the LIFT Middle School Program Coordinator position, please email your resume, cover letter, and three references to Rebekah TenBrink at liftyouthsb@gmail.com.

VOLUNTEER DIRECTOR

The Friendship Community Center is an established nonprofit and gathering space with diverse programs, such as Leelanau Investing For Teens, or LIFT. LIFT is our largest and youth-centered program with established daily after-school and summertime activities within three school districts in Leelanau County. With over 100 registered volunteers, our community programs require a competent, flexible, organized, and people-centered Volunteer Director. This position is designed for the coordination, support, and recruitment of our volunteers.

This is a part-time position. with minimal weekends and hybrid working options. Applicants with an 
Associate's or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university are given preference, especially in the area of social services, education, human development, or a related field. The applicant must be willing to obtain a Chauffeur's license and must pass a criminal background check. To read the full job description, please click here.

 
To apply for the Volunteer Director position, please email your resume, cover letter, and three references to Audrey Sharp at audsharp@thecentersb.com.

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