JOB OPENINGS AVAILABLE: PROGRAM LEADER
The Town of Wallkill Boys & Girls Clubs is hiring a Program Leader for our Fallsburg Teen Center program in South Fallsburg, NY
The Teen Center is open Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays from 6-10pm.
Program Leaders manage the overall daily operations for the Teen Center, with the primary responsibility for planning an programs for teens grades 7-12, as well as coordinating a free dinner program. Must also be responsible for supervision of staff, facilities management, and be able to build relationships with parents, schools and additional members of the organization.
Ideal candidates will possess a Bachelors Degree in Education, Youth Development or related field, or 2-3 years equivalent experience, preferably in a supervisory role at a youth development program.
Key Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Enthusiastic with good organizational skills
Ability to deal with a diverse population of youth
Ability to establish positive relationships with youth
Experience with program development, planning, delivery and implementation
Management and supervisory experience
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
CPR and First-Aid certified preferred.
Understanding of the Town of Wallkill Boys & Girls Club, Inc., its mission and its goals.
Key Job Responsibilities:
Manage day-to-day operations at location, and prepare all attendance, participation, community service and any other reporting required by the Unit Director or Executive Director. Manage/Delegate appropriate responsibilities to program staff.
Maintain discipline; and enforce Club rules to all members and staff.
Act as primary contact between the location and the Building Principal. Develop a positive relationship with District personnel and maintain facilities in accordance with Building Usage Agreement.
Organize, direct and implement lesson plans, calendars and curriculum for a diverse Boys & Girls Clubs program, including any grant requirements that may apply.
Assume responsibility for the implementation and execution of the yearly performance benchmarks associated with the location/age group.
Facilitate regular Program Staff meetings. Assist with staff development and evaluations as needed.
Participate in regular Program Leader meetings and the development or implementation of special events, initiatives, etc as needed. Attend staff development trainings as necessary (15 hours per annum).
Develop and maintain relationships with parents and families of club members.
Other duties as assigned.
This position is a part-time hourly position, with a minimum 12 hours in program weekly, 2-4 prep hours and additional weekend hours as available. This position may also telecommute for the purposes of curriculum development/preparation. Pay is commensurate with experience.
Please forward your resume and cover letter to Robyn Vernooy at email@example.com, fax it to us at 845-342-8836 or drop it off at our Administrative Office at 420 Highland Avenue Extension in Middletown, NY 10940.
According to NYSOCFS regulations for childcare facilities, all staff members must be at least 18 years of age. All staff members must undergo annual fingerprinting and background checks, and bi-annual physicals and TB testing. The Clubs reserve the right to drug test any staff member, at any time.
The Clubs are an Equal Opportunity Employer.