Youth Development Professional II

Youth Development Professional II

Website Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County

Whatever It Takes

Are you wanting to make a difference, impact local youth, and have the best job ever?  Looking for more than a career?  Are you searching for a mission where you Inspire and Empower all young people to reach their full potential?  If building a strong community is your passion OUR team is for you!

Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County have been changing children’s lives for over 65 years!  We have opportunities to mentor youth by assisting with program activities and creating on-going relationships.  These roles focus on Sports and Fitness, Organized Free-Time Activities, The Arts, and Education.  Openings are at our Clubs in Goshen, Elkhart, Nappanee, Middlebury, and various KidsCare Sites throughout Elkhart County.

  • Part-Time Hours
  • Regular hours Monday through Friday
  • Opportunity for up to a 3% performance-based rate increase at 90 Days
  • Earn Holiday Pay and Paid Time Off with NO waiting Period
  • Sick Time after 90 Days
  • Employer Contribution toward Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability Insurance for qualifying positions
  • No enrollment fee into a Club or KidsCare program for qualifying dependents
  • Employee Educational Scholarships
  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • Recognition and appreciation for your contributions to the Mission

JOB SUMMARY

Plan, implement, supervise, and evaluate activities.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 2 years’ experience overseeing school-aged children in a group setting
  • High energy, enthusiastic personality, and dependability a must
  • A team player who works well with others and be willing to be supportive when/where needed
  • Pre-employment drug screen, background, reference, and driver record checks required

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Inspire, guide, and support members
  • Assist Supervision with planning programming, then implement while ensuring curriculum objectives are met
  • Provide fun, beneficial, and imaginative cultural programs within the scope of Boys & Girls Club programming
  • Assure that bright, fun, and attractive signs and posters fill the walls of the program area and are always current and are changed regularly
  • Provide a culture where members respect and seek advice from staff regarding topics inside or outside of the program
  • Create an on-going message in all programs and interactions that support members making appropriate choices about their educational, personal, physical, and emotional needs
  • Assure that members are held accountable for their behavior
  • Continually model and coach character, morals, and ethics
  • Build positive relationships with parents of members
  • Point of contact for supervision and a lead in the programming space
  • Perform administrative tasks, such as filling out reports, forms, etc., as assigned

 

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