Youth Villages is hiring a
We are looking to make a new addition to our growing Development team! Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Grants and Development Research, the Grants Specialist plays an essential role in crafting our message and distinguishing ourselves to an external audience of potential funders. The Grants Specialist will manage the grants process for our regional and national teams, produce content for grant applications and related reports, edit and proofread materials produced by team members, and provide research support as needed.
This position is remote within the USA. The work day is 8:30am to 5:00pm CST.
Education & Experience Requirements
Knowledge and Skills
Covid-19 Vaccine Requirement
As of October 15, 2021, Youth Villages has required the COVID-19 vaccine for all employees, excluding those with an approved medical or religious exemption, as a condition of employment to help ensure the safety of all employees and youth and families served.
Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and Vision
Retirement Savings Pension Plan
2 weeks paid vacation
12 paid sick days per year
11 paid holidays
Paid Parental Leave
Youth Villages is an equal opportunity employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
Youth Villages is committed to not only advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace but also in our work with children and young adults. We know that children, families and young people of color can face inequity in child welfare and justice systems, and we train our employees to build the skills they need to work with the communities that we serve, as well as, other employees from different cultures and backgrounds. Youth Villages is opposed to racism in any of its forms and is committed to inclusion, equity, and diversity. We believe that respect for each other is crucial in the work that we do each day.
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