Volunteer and career Opportunities

Join us to provide better opportunities for our youth. No matter if you have 1 day to give or 5 hours per week, we welcome your help and so will they. Scroll down to see our volunteer and career opportunities.
 
Click "Become a Volunteer" to apply for our volunteer positions. Please email hrm@iraiseinc.org if you have questions about our volunteer or career positions.
careers and internships

Are you interested in working with us? If you are looking for career or internship opportunities, please email hrm@iraiseinc.org.
 
We are currently seeking an Art Director and Social Worker. 

Group Facilitators Needed!

Group facilitators run in-person classes for kids and teens at local community centers.

Commitment: Fall 2021
Locations: Bronx, New York City
 
Available? Interested? Apply Today!

Please email hrm@iraiseinc.org to apply.

Group leader volunteers Needed!

Group leaders lead activities for students K-5 during an in-person after-school program.

Commitment: June 6, 2021 - August 20, 2021
Locations: Brooklyn, New York City
 
Available? Interested? Apply Today!

Please email hrm@iraiseinc.org to apply.

Parent Education instructor

The Parenting Education Instructor leads a class for parents, increasing parent knowledge of child development, improving parenting skills and support systems, and providing community resources to help parents strengthen parent-child relationships.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in Child Development, Human Development, Family Studies, Counseling, Education, or related field. Applicants who have not achieved this level of education may be considered if they have considerable documented experience and competency in the above-mentioned fields.
  • Experience teaching adults is required.
  • Must be able to work respectfully with individuals of all cultures, backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities.
  • Preferred Qualifications: Good hearing and well-developed speaking ability to communicate with staff and parents
Essential Duties:
  • Learning philosophy and goals for the program.
  • Preparing for program class content and physical set-up in a timely manner.
  • Keeping appropriate paperwork including attendance records and evaluation forms.
  • Maintaining primary responsibility for the confidentiality of participants.
  • ​Communicating with preventive services and I’RAISE Community Department and collaborating agencies

mentors & tutors Needed!

Mentors:
Increase self-esteem and self-image by providing guidance and resources to kids and teens. You'll help youth maximize and reach their highest potential and experience success in all areas of their life. 

Location: Remote and In-person opportunities available in New York City
Available? Interested? Apply Today!
Tutors:
Make a difference. Empower young minds.

We need tutors to work with youth in all grade levels, predominantly grade 3 and up. If you can speak Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, or Yoruba to help communicate with our families, that's great! But it's not required. Subjects: Math, Science, Social Studies, ELA
Location: Remote and In-person opportunities available in New York City

instructors Needed!

Are you a professional in the medical, marketing, or legal fields? Would you like to empower our youth and inspire them to enter those fields?
 
Our new initiative, Generation Z, is a program designed to empower under-resourced high school students to unlock their potential while giving them access to new careers. We are looking for enthusiastic and skilled volunteers to provide introductory courses and training in medicine, digital marketing, and law to our high school students (Grade 10 - 12). 
Commitment: 8 - 10 hours a week for a minimum of 3 months 
Location: Remote
Available? Interested? Apply Today!
Please email hrm@iraiseinc.org to apply.