Careers

The MLK Center is currently hiring for the following positions.  No Phone Calls Please.  Submit your resume to Careers@MLKCenterIndy.org


Job Description: Project Coordinator – Great Families 2020

Reports To: Director of Operations

Martin Luther King Community Center is seeking a team member to join the Neighborhood and Family Advocate Project and serve as Project Coordinator for our new Great Families 2020 Grant. This is a grant funded by United Way of Central Indiana and the Social Innovation Fund to provide high quality early education opportunities to children ages 0-5, while helping parent work toward emotional and financial stability.

Deadline for Application: October 1, 2017


Job Description: Youth Worker – 21st Century Community Learning Center

Reports To: Education Advocate

Martin Luther King Community Center is seeking a Youth Workers to serve as tutors for the 21st Century Community Learning Center at James Whitcomb Riley School #43 in IPS. This is a new grant from the Indiana Department of Education, to provide after school academic enrichment, youth programming and parent engagement activities. Youth receive educational supports to ensure academic success. We seek a person with a strong education and who is able to interact discreetly and effectively with youth after school to help with homework, encourage positive leadership development, ability to create suitable learning accommodations for learning difficulties.

Deadline for Application: Friday, October 20, 2017


Job Description: Wellness Coach

Reports To: Director of Operations

The MLK Center is seeking a team member to join the Neighborhood & Family Advocate Project as the Wellness Coach. The Wellness Coach will develop intentional relationships with families in the mid-north neighborhoods of Crown Hill, Butler-Tarkington, Meridian Kessler and Mapleton Fall Creek, and James Whitcomb Riley School #43 feeder area. The project focuses on families experiencing emotional stress and trauma to improve stability and build community on a path to resilience.

Deadline for Application: Tuesday, October 31, 2017


Job Description:  Tenant Engagement Community Advocate

Reports To:  Executive Director       

The MLK Center has been awarded two VISTA positions in conjunction with Equal Justice Works, to build the capacity of tenants in Rental Assistance Demonstration HUD-assisted properties to engage with management and community organizations regarding their rights, responsibilities, and options for improving their homes and communities.  The project aims to (1) increase tenant outreach and training capacity of the MLK Center in the Crown Hill Neighborhood and surrounding area; (2) help tenants advocate for the economic development of their communities.  VISTA members will build the capacity of tenant organizations through outreach, education, leadership development, and legal aid over the course of the project.

We seek to fill these positions immediately, so that VISTAs may attend an orientation in Washington, D.C. facilitated by Equal Justice Works.  Apply on line here.

More information about VISTA living allowances and benefits of service can be found here.  


 

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