Youth Development Professional III

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley is offering exciting opportunity for the right people to join our dynamic, forward-thinking team. We rely on the dedication of caring employees to provide a safe, nurturing environment for kids to learn and grow. We take pride in our highly skilled, diverse and committed workforce.

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Job Description:

Youth Development Professionals play an important role in connecting all youth to opportunities and help youth discover their abilities and interests.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain an organized and clean classroom environment. COVID-19 guidelines and safety protocols are followed.
  • Prepare lesson plans, implement, and instruct groups of students in academic subjects.
  • Help students improve study methods and habits.
  • Track students’ attendance and grades working with school when necessary.
  • Effectively run programs, services, and other activities for drop-in members and visitors.
  • Participate in promoting the club & recruiting new members by encouraging full participation.
  • Engage and build relationships with members and parents.
  • Efficiently utilize social emotional skills to identify and address behavioral issues and notify Club Director of any escalating issues.
  • Monitor and track the success of planned activities and club member engagement.
  • Ensure a productive work environment while maintaining an inventory of all program equipment and supplies in good order.
  • Monitor rooms during rotations for any support and safety concerns.
  • Report and document any club member incident or accident.
  • Record accurate timesheets and approvals daily.
  • Ensure quality improvement by monitoring and evaluating program achievement against target goals.
  • Recommending modifications that respond to member needs and interests and participating in weekly staff meetings.
  • Follow core programming of BGCGCV.

Requirements:

Teaching credential certification required.

  • Bachelor’s degree in education.
  • Four to five years experience in related field. Teaching in classroom setting required.
  • Ability to motivate youth and manage behavioral problems.
  • Ability to communicate with the general public clearly and to organize and problem solve
  • Ability to plan, implement and organize quality programs for youth while providing a safe environment.
  • Knowledge of MS Office required.
  • Ability to recruit new members.
  • Strong conflict resolution capabilities.
  • Ability to be flexible and change/modify programming based on member feedback.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of curriculum development of activities.
  • Required to keep Mandatory CPR and First Aid Certification on file.

Benefits:

  • Work at a place where you can make a difference in the lives of our youth.
  • Have a great work-life balance!

$19.50 – $28.52 Hourly

To Apply:

Attention: Annette Horenstein
1 Dole Dr. #3331
Westlake Village, CA 91362

ahorenstein@bgcconejo.org
818-706-0942

Skills and Abilities

  • Team building (able to convince members to work toward a common goal)
  • Decision making (able to formulate sound approaches to problems using the available information)
  • Motivational (able to motivate youth and manage behavior problems)
  • Communication (able to communicate clearly and concisely orally and in writing)
  • Interpersonal (able to work well with a wide range of people)
  • Time management (able to utilize the available time to organize and complete work within given deadlines)
  • Conflict resolution (able to encourage youth to seek peaceful approaches to addressing problems and conflict)

About Us:

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley is offering an exciting opportunity for the right person to join our dynamic, forward-thinking team. We rely on the dedication of caring employees to provide a safe, nurturing environment for kids to learn and grow. We take pride in our highly skilled, diverse and committed workforce. Our staff is educators, artists, mentors and community leaders. Join a team of passionate and creative individuals in our various child care programs who are working to make a difference for kids. Please visit us at www.bgcconejo.org to learn more about The Clubs!

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