Job Description

JOB LOCATIONS: Peoria; Glendale; Central Phoenix; Guadalupe; Gilbert

JOB TYPE: Part Time

JOB SUMMARY
The Teen Youth Development Specialist is responsible for planning, implementing, coordinating and supervising programs and activities for teens.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Facilitates programming in various areas of the Club (arts, gym, etc)
  • Manages administrative duties to include: calendars, lesson plans, pre/post testing, roster keeping and participation tracking
  • Transports teens to various club locations via BGCAZ vehicles
  • Ensures the safety of all members and ensures proper documentation is completed
  • Assists with Federal Food program as directed


EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE, LICENSURE and CERTIFICATION

  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalency certificate
  • Must obtain/maintain a current CPR, First Aid, and Food Handler’s Certification (within first 90 days of employment)
  • Must have and maintain a valid Arizona driver’s license
  • Must be age 21 or over to meet insurance requirements for company vehicles


KNOWLEDGE, ABILITY and SKILLS

  • Working knowledge of federal and state laws and company policies and procedures
  • Ability to participates in investigations
  • Ability to support the physical property and assets of the Club
  • Ability to manage small and large groups of youth in various settings.
  • Ability to implement effective individual behavior management
  • Ability to maintain and cultivate excellent member/family and community relationships and possess excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to interact effectively and communicate (in writing and orally) with a variety of youth, staff, volunteers, families, and community members.
  • Ability to establish learning objectives for program and activities
  • Knowledge of Youth Development service delivery
  • Ability to articulate for giving, serve as an ambassador, engage in relationship building and promote philanthropy
  • Ability to support the efficiency of Volunteers and future workforce needs to support volunteer program operations


WORKING CONDITIONS and DRIVING

  • Travel between Boys & Girls Club of the Valley site and schools and various field trip sites as well as in the community is required. Must meet the insurance standards of Boys & Girls Club of the Valley
  • Work is primarily performed in the Club and local community
  • Hours are based on school calendar – evening hours are required during the school year; hours will vary during summer and school breaks; occasional weekend hours are required


BENEFITS 

  • Paid Holiday & Vacation Time after 90 Days
  • Waived Program Fees for Children of Staff (*additional fees may apply for special programs, i.e. sports teams)
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for counseling at no cost during life's challenges
  • Access to an Identity Theft Protection service at no cost for peace of mind
  • Access to employee discounts on travel, home, auto, electronics, and more.
  • Sports and entertainment tickets occasionally provided at no cost when available
  • Tuition Reimbursement for qualifying programs of study (i.e. youth development) 

Application Instructions

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