Meriden, Youth and Family Program Assistant


City of Meriden Job Announcement:


(Part-time, 19.75hr/wk.)

The City of Meriden, Department of Health and Human Services, is hiring a Youth and Family Program Assistant (Part time, 19.75 hours per week). This position is grant-funded through June 30, 2021, with possible continuation.

This position works under the direction of the Director of Health and Human Services and in the development and coordination of youth and family-focused educational and asset based programming. The Youth and Family Program Assistant conducts outreach at community events and community meetings, compiles statistics and drafts reports on youth issues and trends, plans, implements, and evaluates youth and family programming, coordinates with other youth-serving agencies in Meriden to coordinate programs, and acts as a referral source for youth and families to community resources, including opportunities to fulfill community service hours.  

The candidate must have graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in public health, human services, or a related field and have three (3) years of experience coordinating youth and family programs. Youth Service Bureau experience a plus. The candidate must be able to work a flexible schedule that may include attendance at night and weekend events. 

The salary is $20.00 per hour. Apply on line at or you can e-mail your resumes/applications to  Applications are also available in the Human Resources Department, Meriden City Hall, 142 East Main Street.   Position will be open until filled.  E.O.E.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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