Employment Opportunities

The following positions are currently open at TrueNorth Community Services. Please apply per the directions in the specific posting(s).

Census Outreach Coordinator

TrueNorth Community Services is currently recruiting a Census Outreach Coordinator to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity to make a positive impact on your community.

The Census Outreach Coordinator will raise awareness of the 2020 Census and motivate at-risk populations in Newaygo, Lake, and Oceana counties to respond to the census through an extensive targeted outreach campaign. This is a part-time, temporary position. Approximately 24 hours per week through June 2020.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong public speaking and communication skills.
  • Be passionate about serving your community.
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications or related field preferred.
  • Communications experience required.
  • Valid Driver License and reliable transportation

Please submit an interest letter and resume as soon as possible. You may email your resume to smelven@truenorthservices.org; or mail/drop off at:TrueNorth Community Services, Attention: HR, 6308 S. Warner Ave, PO Box 149, Fremont, MI 49412

 

Substitute Site Coordinator - Baldwin Elementary

This position is responsible for the development, implementation, administration and coordinator of Project FOCUS (For Our Children’s Ultimate Success).

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following, although other tasks and duties may be assigned.

  • Be thoroughly familiar with the approved grant contract with MDE.
  • Provide administration and direction to support the out-of-school time program including the development of program modules.
  • Recruit, hire, train, supervise, schedule and evaluate staff.
  • Post schedule and daily written lesson plans with staff assigned to specific duties.
  • Establish partnerships with the school site and partner agencies.
  • Assist with the recruitment and retention of students.
  • Plan and conduct parent family service events.
  • Assist in communication to all staff including teachers, principals, parents, transportation coordinator, community partners, site coach, and program director.
  • Assist program staff with daily programming and administration of the grant.
  • Work closely with site coach to assess the program and staffing needs, including human resource issues.
  • Serve on special events committees as needed.
  • Maintain all attendance and re-enrollment records to ensure that all records are up to date in the statewide evaluation system (EZ Reports and YPQA).
  • Understand security plans and active involvement in emergency procedures, crisis prevention plans, and student disciplinary policies.
  • Maintains all Project FOCUS property and equipment.
  • Utilize appropriate technology including but not limited to Microsoft Office, Outlook, Excel and Publisher.
  • Attends all mandatory meetings, conferences, and trainings.

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.) from four year College or University; or two years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must meet minimum requirements for licensing “program director” as defined in Licensing Rules for Child Care Centers, December 2008.
  • Valid Michigan Drivers License and the ability to travel to and from sites on a regular basis.

 

REACH Program Leader - White Cloud

Motivated and energetic individuals wanted to work part-time with the White Cloud REACH  (Respect, Excellence, Academics, Community, Health) after school program, an initiative of TrueNorth Community Services. Open position working with various ages (depending on site).

Primary responsibilities include student supervision, academic support during homework/enrichment time, leading/facilitating club activities, and interaction with parents/students/ and staff. Staff will be responsible to assist in the implementation of club-based activities.

Candidate must possess a desire and passion to work with children, good communication, and organizational skills.

Required: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age with a minimum of high school diploma or GED.

Preferred: Experience with youth, some college background and bilingual speaking/writing ability.

Weekly work hours are approximately 15 to 20 hours per week. Generally 2:00-6:00 pm Monday- Thursday (potentially more depending on field trips).

Please submit an interest letter and resume as soon as possible. You may email your resume to smelven@truenorthservices.org; or mail/drop off at:TrueNorth Community Services, Attention: HR, 6308 S. Warner Ave, PO Box 149, Fremont, MI 49412

 

Project FOCUS - Program Assistants

Motivated and energetic individuals wanted to work part-time with the Project FOCUS afterschool program (an initiative of TrueNorth Community Services). Open position working with first through eighth grades (depending on site). Primary responsibilities include student supervision, academic support during homework/enrichment time, leading/facilitating club activities, and interaction with parents/students/ and staff. Staff will be responsible to assist in the implementation of club based activities. Candidate must possess a desire and passion to work with children, good communication, and organizational skills.

  • Baldwin Elementary School and Baldwin Junior High School 
  • Spitler Elementary School & Hart Middle School

Required: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age with a minimum of high school diploma or GED.

Preferred: Experience with youth, some college background and bilingual speaking/writing ability.

Weekly work hours are approximately 15 to 20 hours per week. Generally 2:00-6:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday (potentially more depending on field trips).

Please submit an interest letter and resume as soon as possible. You may email your resume to smelven@truenorthservices.org; or mail/drop off at:TrueNorth Community Services, Attention: HR, 6308 S. Warner Ave, PO Box 149, Fremont, MI 49412