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Thank you for your interest in working for America SCORES New York to impact the youth of NYC through our social justice, soccer and poetry program! 


Below are the current job openings we have at this time. 

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to newyork@americascores.org

iAmeriCorps Summer VISTA - Community Engagement Coordinator 


Manhattan, NY (Remote)
$3,732 Season Stipend (30-40 hours a week) + $300 rent stipend + education stipend ($1,311) or cash award ($311)

June 13- August 14, 2021

DescriptionThe Up2Us Sports VISTA project builds the capacity of host-site organizations working to end the cycle of poverty through intentional youth sports and education programming. The Up2Us Sports VISTA Summer Associates will be placed at America SCORES New York to organize logistics for up to 4 summer programming sites; this will include creating schedules for staff, volunteers, and SYEP, ensuring that sites are equipped with necessary materials to meet CDC guidelines and work alongside the program team to identify safe volunteer opportunities and coordination.


Other details include:

  • Collaboration with program team to create and implement standards of procedure that will exist at all program sites

  • Regular research, review and update guidelines to meet ‘Safe Play Programming’ standards in accordance with CDC and DOE guidelines

  • Ensuring that all sites are equipped with the proper materials and information to successfully streamline all logistics

  • Creating schedules for staff, coaches, and youth to implement daily at summer programming

  • Working alongside program and development teams to identify volunteer opportunities, recruitment of volunteers, and coordination of volunteers


Qualifications and Skills

  • Passionate about civic engagement, our mission, youth development, social justice and soccer

  • Experience in the communities that ASNY partners with

  • Ability to work independently and report updates in a timely manner to supervisors

  • Ability to communicate and relate well with both children (ages 8-14) and adults

  • Excellent organizational abilities and capacity to manage multiple projects

  • Excellent people skills in a diverse environment; a team player

  • Proactively identifies and creatively solves problems

  • Eager for ongoing learning and self-improvement in the role

  • Must be 18+


Please contact us at newyork@americascores.org if you are interested in this position.