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 be a part of something amazing. New City Kids is looking for an accomplished musician with a love for urban ministry. The Music Director will serve as a leader on the New City Kids staff spearheading music programming and promoting a love of music and learning at New City Kids with both children and teenagers.

Help support this ministry by joining the Development Team! You’ll have the opportunity to share stories and successes of New City Kids’ programs with supporters and the community. The Development Associate will have the opportunity to help build and sustain the work of New City Kids with a diverse and dynamic team.

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.

Join New City Kids for a summer of serving youth on the water! We’re looking for an intern to help in the day-to-day instruction and supervision of the young people in the program. The intern will have a chance to experience an adventure based urban program that seeks to provide challenging and structured activities in an area where both are lacking.

As a media intern, you’ll learn on-the-ground production skills while playing a role on the national communications team. Your job will be to tell the compelling story of changed lives. If you are interested in making an impact in the world – New City Kids will give you an opportunity to find your calling.

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

The Teen Life Internship Director leads the Teen Life Internship program, which employs high school students as paid interns in our After School Center. You will supervise, coach, support, mentor, and disciple teenagers, forming important relationships that will empower young people to change the course of their lives. This is a key leadership position on our team and involves a dynamic mixture of administrative, relational, academic, and management responsibilities.

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.