Are you looking for an opportunity to work in your community? Do you love connecting with people? The Folwell Neighborhood Association (FNA) is hiring for two different positions. You will get the opportunity to build a ground level team right here on the Northside.
Neighborhood Connector: APPLICATION HERE
The Folwell Neighborhood Association (FNA) is seeking a part-time independent contractor to serve as a Connector that builds relationships with residents to foster involvement with the FNA. The Neighborhood Connector will report to the FNA Board. The FNA is a non-profit, managed by a board of directors and works for the benefit and betterment of the Folwell neighborhood in Minneapolis, MN. The FNA’s hiring values include equality, community representation, and local hiring within our community, but does not disqualify candidates on these principles.
Connect with neighbors using door knocking, phone calls, house visits, events, and flyers Use Spotio database
Organize and facilitate follow ups and 1×1’s with residents
Attend weekly Connector meeting
Attend Folwell’s monthly Neighborhood Night
Help organize and host block parties
Attend Neighborhood Connector Training, six month review, and exit interview
Hours and Benefits:
Total Hours: 10 – 15 hours per week Pay: $18 per hour
Phone will be provided by the FNA Vacation time not included / Benefits not included Requirements
Must be available during evenings and weekends, or when it works to connect with the community. Enjoys working with people Passionate about building community Able to walk and climb stairs Preferred Fluent in a second language (Spanish, Hmong, or Somali) Experience: Proficient in G-Suite Comfortable with technology Organizing training preferred but not expected Experience or training in de-escalation Experience or training in mediation
Youth Coordinator – APPLICATION
The Folwell Neighborhood Association (FNA) is seeking a part-time independent contractor to serve as a Youth Coordinator that builds relationships with youth and fosters involvement with the FNA. The Youth Coordinator will report to the FNA board. The FNA is a non-profit managed by a board of directors and works for the benefit and betterment of the Folwell neighborhood in Minneapolis, MN.
The FNA hiring values include: Equality, community representation, and local hiring within our community, but does not disqualify candidates on these principles.
Hours: 20-25/week Benefits/Vacation: Not included Start of Contract: ASAP Expiration: 05/31/2021(possibility of renewal)
Work with youth of 10-18 years of age.
Determine youth needs through community outreach
Build a strong network of support to promote long-term success through one monthly event and one recurring program.
Creates processes to continuously grow youth participation.
Facilitates, designs, and implements two youth programs over course of contract
Provide leadership, mentorship, and guidance to the youth of the community
Creating partnerships with other community outreach organizations.
Submit for at least one grant quarterly with the aid of a youth committee
Provide quarterly update to neighborhood
Participate in weekly staff meetings
Create goals within the program
Track/document program participation through sign in sheets
Must be able to pass a background check
Experience in youth programming, including development and implementation
Understanding of the social and economic circumstances that surround North Minneapolis youth
Ability to relate to youth while maintaining professional boundaries
Experience or training in deescalating/ mediation
Possess knowledge of grant writing
Passionate about building with diverse communities
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Be able to operate independently and with minimal supervision
Self-starter with strong organizational and time management skills.
Must be available during evenings and weekends or flexible to the needs of the community.
Must be flexible to the demands of a small organization and willing to step into tasks as needed
Bilingual- bonus but not required
For questions please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.