Boys & Girls Clubs of Weld County is Looking for a Part Time Program Staff!

TITLE:                                  Program Specialist – Part Time

PRIMARY FUNCTION:   

Responsible for the planning and implementation of a broad range of programs within a designated Boys & Girls Club Core Area, such as Character & Leadership, Health & Life Skills, Education & Career Development, the Arts, and Sports, Fitness, & Recreation.

 

KEY ROLES (Essential Job Responsibilities):

Prepare Youth for Success

  1. Assist with the administration of designated Core Programs and activities that support Youth Development Outcomes:
  • Oversee the provision of day-to-day program activities in accordance with established standards and goals.
  • Ensure that members are encouraged to participate in a variety of program areas/activities and receive instruction and constructive feedback to develop skills in program area(s).
  • Demonstrate leadership to assure conduct, safety and development of members and staff.

Program Development and Implementation

  1. Assist the Unit Director and full-time Program Specialist to maintain Core Program goals and settings that insure the health and safety of members. Help to ensure program areas are safe, well ventilated and well lit; and that club equipment is maintained in good working condition.

Supervision

  1. Complete proper record keeping and reporting in a timely manner for: program attendance, disciplinary records, program outcomes & measures, and all other reports designated by the Club.
  2. Supervise assigned groups as designated by the Unit Director or the full-time Program Specialist ensuring the safety of members and conduct is maintained.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Help to oversee special programs and/or events (i.e. Keystone, Youth of the Year and Awards Programs), and/or participate in the implementation of other unit activities as necessary.
  2. Required to drive Club vehicles periodically.
  3. Generate, prepare, and ensure the completion of required reports as they pertain to Club programs, grant requirements, attendance and as assigned by supervisors.

 

  1. Required to work special events periodically as needed by the organization.
  2. Other Duties as assigned by Supervisors.

 

RELATIONSHIPS:

Internal:  Maintain close, daily contact with Club staff (professional and volunteer), Club members, and supervisor to receive/provide information, discuss issues, explain or interpret guidelines/instructions; instruct, and advise/counsel.

SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

  • Have completed or are currently working to complete a two or four year degree in related field from an accredited college or university, or equivalent experience.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Group leadership skills, including an understanding of group dynamics.
  • Demonstrated organizational, staff and project management abilities.

 

SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE DESIRED:

  • Previous work experience with youth in an after school or summer enrichment program
  • First-Aid and CPR Certified

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Valid Driver’s License and Commercial Driver’s License, and be insurable to drive all Club vehicles.

 

DIS

To Apply: Send Your Cover Letter and Resume to Gus Mircos, Director of Operations at: gmircos@bgcweld.org