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Join Us! Register Now for Fall Programs! Virtual and In-Studio Options Available for All Ages.


Youth Arts Program Operations Manager

Mind-Builders Creative Arts Center in the Northeast Bronx conducts nationally recognized arts programs for youth, pioneering innovative ways of using the arts as a tool for healthy youth development, community empowerment, creative self-expression, and healing. Join the warm and committed team working in our bright, newly renovated facility, close to public transportation in the Northeast Bronx.

Job Duties:

· Lead Program Team in coordination of all program activities, including building usage, class and staff scheduling, coordination between programs, supplies, etc.

· Serve as on-site supervisor for evening and Saturday programs, monitoring classes, students in building, parents, and staff, and the smooth, safe flow of activities.

· Provide oversight and coordination for Teen programs (Folk Culture, PYT Theater Program and APX Arts Passage Xpress) and Pre-K program as needed.

· Work with off-site IT provider, program staff and administrative staff to trouble-shoot technology problems and find solutions.

· Manage volunteer and parent work-exchange programs.

· Work with facilities manager and safety team to assure the programs operate in a safe, clean environment following city and state Covid guidelines.

Full time position with Tuesday-Saturday schedule during school year and Monday-Friday schedule during July and August.


· Proven experience as a youth program supervisor (after-school, school day, camp, arts, etc) in which you had responsibility for managing students, daily activities, and other staff.

· Understanding for, and ability to teach the Youth Development model for working with children and teens in a supportive, enriching environment.

· Strong problem solver, organized, ability to multi-task, willingness to take on responsibilities, good follow-through, positive leadership.

· Strong understanding for technology and the use of technology in the learning environment.

· B.A. degree plus minimum 5 years’ experience in youth programs. Master’s Degree preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $65,000.00 - $70,000.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:
All staff must be vaccinated. Staff will socially distance and wear masks while in the building. Students ages 12+ and all adult visitors must be vaccinated. All students and visitors wear masks in the building.

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Mind-Builders is currently limiting the number of people on-site in the building. If you are interested in a in a remote or hybrid internship, please email your cover letter and resume to or call 718-652-6256 from Tuesday - Friday between the hours of 10:00am - 4:00pm and leave a message with the receptionist. We will return your call.