If you share a passion for creating opportunities for youth and residents of Red Hook to determine their own bright futures, we’d love to meet you. Learn more below about our open positions.
Community Building Outreach Worker (Spanish Speaking)
Red Hook Initiative is hiring a part time (20 hours/week) Outreach Worker (Spanish speaking) to support the Spanish speaking community in Red Hook with connecting to RHI program and resource offerings. The Outreach Worker will work directly with the Community Relations Manager to provide intake services, referrals, and follow up support with community members. The Outreach Worker will also provide on-site support at community events, posting information to the Red Hook HUB, and coordinating with Red Hook Local Leaders, and the Community Building team overall.
To apply, please send resume and cover letter in one pdf to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Outreach Worker” in the subject line.
Distribution Coordinator RED HOOK FARMS
The Distribution Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating our weekly farm stand, 2 weekly CSA distributions, online sales, and ongoing wholesale distribution. All programs launch in mid-June, with pre-season hours focusing on doing outreach to sign up members: flyering, attending meetings, email campaigns, etc. Once the season launches, the Distribution Coordinator handles supplemental produce orders, maintains sign-up lists, collects weekly payments, organizes paperwork, facilitates membership emails with the CSA, and communicates with the farm team regarding harvest numbers. The Distribution Coordinator will also work with a small cohort of teen apprentices on outreach, developing farm stand materials, and other related activities. They manage all the logistics of each of the distributions, including set-up and break-down (some of which run concurrently).
To apply, please send resume and cover letter in one pdf to email@example.com with “Distribution Coordinator” in the subject line.
RHI Program Youth Worker
The Youth Worker will assist in providing programs and services to young people in RHI’s youth programs. This person is also responsible for planning and executing excursions for school-aged participants (Middle school & High school). The Youth Worker is passionate about engaging youth and continuing to learn about youth development.
To apply, please send resume and cover letter in one pdf to firstname.lastname@example.org with “RHI Program Youth Worker” in the subject line.
Program Director of School-Aged Programs
The Program Director supports RHI’s youth development pipeline for our adolescent programs (6th – 12th grade) to achieve their goals within the areas of education, employment, health, and personal development. The Program Director will maintain a bird’s eye view overseeing RHI’s school-aged programs and services with a clear focus on retention, graduation, matriculation, for all participants in order to have a successful transition to college and/or to employment pathways. The program director will develop and lead youth programs with a strengths-based perspective.
To apply, please send resume and cover letter in one pdf to email@example.com with “Program Director of School-Aged Programs” in the subject line.
Director of Finance & Administration
The Director of Finance & Administration oversees RHI’s financial and administrative systems, including the contracting, compliance and billing associated with the organization’s public funding streams. This person partners closely with RHI’s out-of-house accountants to ensure information is readily available for the Executive Director and Board to analyze the organization’s financial health and long-term sustainability. This position offers the opportunity to help steer a widely respected CBO through continued periods of growth and to ensure the center’s day-to-day administration is efficient and effective.
To apply, please send resume and cover letter in one pdf to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Director of Finance & Administration” in the subject line.