Job Posting: Program Assistant
KC Healthy Kids, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, seeks a Program Assistant. The Program Assistant will report to the psychologist/trainer. This position will be responsible for providing administrative support to team members through the planning and implementation of the Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) program.
Job type: This is a part-time temporary (25-32 hours a week; May 2022 to December 2023), benefits-eligible, remote-work position. Number of openings: 1
Salary range: $14-$16 an hour
Schedule: Flexible; core work hours are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm; M-F
How to apply: Applicants must submit a resume and cover letter to email@example.com. No phone calls, please. Position will remain open until filled.
KC Healthy Kids advances the health and well-being of children and families through community-driven initiatives and advocacy where they live, learn, work and play. We promote comprehensive solutions to boost the ability of communities to protect and improve kids' health and well-being. Since 2005, our programs and policy work have addressed the following:
LOCAL FOOD: Kids and their communities need a strong local food system. We help farmers grow thriving businesses and teach kids & families the value of growing their own food and purchasing locally-grown food.
GOOD FOOD POLICY: Kids and their communities need it to be easier to get healthy food. We engage advocates and decision makers to promote policies that put healthy food within reach.
MENTAL HEALTH: Kids need to grow up feeling supported and accepted, especially if they have experienced trauma. We address trauma and help community partners create environments that support good mental health practices.
YOUTH ADVOCATES: Kids need to see themselves as advocates who lead adults. We teach kids how their surroundings shape their health, and how to speak out for change.
ACTIVE COMMUNITIES: Kids need to grow up in communities where physical activity can be a natural part of their day. We rally advocates to support policies and plans that make it easier and safer to walk, bike and play throughout our region.
KC Healthy Kids is committed to maintaining a diverse, multicultural working environment. We adhere to the policy of providing equal employment opportunities to all job applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, or sexual orientation.