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In 2009, Helping Empower Youth has worked to serve the needs of youth in the City of Atlanta.  2011 we formalized into a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing opportunity for character development, leadership growth and mentorship for black male youth in the city. Today we carry on the mission to inspire, motivate and mobilize young people to take action that changes their world.

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Program coach (contract)

Helping Empower Youth (HEY!)) is an Atlanta-based 501c3 nonprofit organization. Reporting to the Program Associate of HEY!.  The Program Coach will be responsible for the following outcomes and streams of work, including but not limited to:

  1. Youth Engagement and Relationship Building:

    1. Assigned to 2 youth participants

    2. Responsible for ensuring youth complete summer program

    3. Onsite and after-hours wraparound services support

  2. Facilitation of Logistics:

    1. Support in picking up and dropping off youth participants from designated locations

    2. Support in picking up and dropping off materials and supplies

  3. Administrative Support:

    1. Daily reporting of youth engagement and activities

    2. Meeting weekly with Program Associate and Executive Director

  4. Collaborate with the Executive Director and Senior Programming Director as needed to accomplish field goals, recruitment and be a champion and emissary for HEY!’s mission in the City of Atlanta.This


Skills and Qualifications


  • Experience in youth and student programming.

  • Candidates must be 21 years old or older.

  • Candidates must be self-motivated, goal-oriented, timely and have a strong commitment to accountability.

  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills.

  • Willingness to work long hours, including weekends, in a transient environment.

  • Reliable transportation is required. Valid driver’s license and reliable access to a vehicle are required.

  • Finally, you should have a great attitude and embrace working effectively with youth, partners and team.



Contract Term: July 6, 2021 – July 30, 2021. Compensation is $15 per hour. Scope of work subject to change as needed.

All interested candidates should send detailed youth programming and engagement resume with “Program Coach” in the subject line to