Careers

New City Kids’ mission – “loving kids for change to create a community of academic, leadership, musical, and spiritual development” – can only be realized when talented and dedicated individuals come together to create an atmosphere of positive energy with a focus on a better tomorrow for our community. We are seeking out professionals in search of a vocational opportunity where they will be part of transforming the lives of young people.

Jersey City

Come love kids for change in Jersey City! We’re looking for an administratively-minded staff person for our Fairmount Ave center. The After School Center Assistant will work closely with the After School Center Director to assist in overseeing programming, ensuring ongoing support for students, parents, and overall high quality programming.

Do you have a passion for elementary and middle school children? Join our team as the leader of our Fairmount Ave site. You’ll have an impact on 80 1st-8th grade children, their parents, and the larger New City Kids community.

Change the lives of teens through a unique job: coaching high school interns at our after school centers. You’ll play a part in hiring, training and coaching teens to be successful in the workplace. You will also assist the Teen Life Internship Director to support the teens’ academic success, life-skills learning, professional future and community involvement.

By joining the Development Team you’ll have the opportunity to creatively share stories and successes of New City Kids’ programs while also engaging with supporters, volunteers, and the community. The Outreach & Design Coordinator will help build and sustain the work of New City Kids with a diverse and dynamic team.

Grand Rapids

The After School Center Assistant Director will help support New City Kids’ growing after school program. You’ll help the team in Grand Rapids serve kids more effectively by acting as a point of contact for the community and managing data. The position responsibilities include liaising with parents, managing registration, and tracking attendance.

Paterson, NJ

Internship Opportunities

New City Kids’ internship is designed to help you explore a calling to ministry. Come and serve in one of our three cities: Jersey City, NJ, Paterson, NJ, or Grand Rapids, MI. Whether your passion is youth mentoring, early childhood education, design, or management, you can make a difference with us.