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To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to bgcsantacruz@gmail.com.

  • Teen Program Coordinator – Downtown Clubhouse

  • Teen Program Coordinator – Downtown Clubhouse

    Salary: TBD
    Supervisor: Clubhouse Director
    Status: Part Time

    Job Description

    We are seeking a dynamic, personable, experienced youth worker to direct our teen program for youth in grades 6-12. Position is full time, year round, with benefits including individual health insurance, dental insurance, long term disability and life insurance, and pension. Evenings and occasional weekends are required.

    Key Responsibilities

    Leadership
    • Contribute to the development of the overall development goals and manages the implementation as it relates to the Teen Service Areas.
    • Provide leadership and direction to ensure the effective operation and delivery of programs within the Club and community:

    o Support the organization’s mission and principles.
    o Ensure an environment that facilitates the achievement of youth development outcomes.
    o Ensure programs, services and activities that support youth development outcomes.
    o Ensure establishment of and adherence to policies and procedures.

    Resource Management
    • Manage the budget and financial resources in the areas of recommendations for expenditures; control of expenditures against the budget and ensure the maintenance of financial records as it relates to Teen programs and services.
    • Maintain inventory and control of all equipment, supplies, etc. assigned to department and keep in good working order.
    Program Implementation
    • Develop a balanced program small and large group activities.
    • Seek, accept, and plan community service activities.
    • Supervise Torch & Keystone Leadership Clubs.
    • Ensure program planning, development, implementation and evaluation, creating a diverse program curriculum.
    • Programs to include the five core service areas with special interest in education & career development and leadership development.
    • Provide statistical information on youth service establishing outcome measurement criteria for programs provided.
    Health and Safety
    • Ensure a healthy and safe environment by supervising members in program areas.
    • Develop a preventative maintenance plan to ensure a healthy and safe environment.
    • Maintain a safe work environment by ensuring that all supplies, equipment, and facilities are in good working order.
    Supervision
    • Recruit, train and supervise assigned program volunteers and staff.
    Additional Responsibilities
    • Teen services are not limited to existing facilities and may extend to outreach services, including Juvenile Department of Corrections.
    • Create and strengthen partnerships with other teen agencies.
    • Promote Teen Programs within the Club, in the schools, and in the community.
    • Informal counseling of Teens and referrals to other agencies.
    • Assume various duties, tasks and responsibilities as deemed necessary by supervisors.
    • May be required to drive Club van/vehicles.

    Knowledge and Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree preferred or minimum of two years related experience in planning and implementing youth/teen programs.
    • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
    • Ability to work well as part of a team and communicate effectively with other staff members and parents.
    • Ability to recruit, train, supervise, and motivate staff and volunteers.
    • Must be trustworthy, responsible, enthusiastic, creative, energetic, and dependable.
    • Must demonstrate strong organizational skills and time management efficiency and be able to balance many tasks at one time.
    • Demonstrate creativity and persistence in problem-solving and designing program content.
    • Have good understanding of child developmental needs of middle school and high-school age children.
    • Mandatory CPR and First Aid certifications.
    • Ability to speak Spanish fluently a plus.