Youth Development Professional

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Capital Area

Location:

AFter School Program
21 Delaware Ave
Albany, NY, 12210

Region:

Capital Region

Job Type:

Paid

Minimum age:

18 years old

Status:

Part Time

Length:

Permanent

Specific Days Needed:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Minimum Hours/Week:

0 hours/week

Number of Available Positions:

40

Maximum Hours/Week:

20 hours/week

Public Transportation:

Bus

Minimum Education:

High School / GED

Area of Focus:

Academic Support/Homework Help, Arts (Visual, Music, Dance, Theater), Computers/Technology, Health/Nutrition, Leadership/Mentoring, Sports/Recreation/Fitness

Job Description:

Job Summary

Job Title:Youth Development Professional

Location(s):Boys & Girls Clubs of the Capital Area After School Programs (15 locations in Albany and Troy )

Do you enjoy working with youth and having fun on a daily basis? Please consider applying to be a Youth Development Professional with the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Capital Area and make a difference in the life of a youth today! Youth Development Professionals (YDPs) work directly with youth focusing on enrichment activities ranging from; dance, sports, art, STEM and many more! Interviews are held daily!

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Capital Area is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to recruiting and hiring a diverse workforce. Persons from diverse backgrounds including communities of color, people with disabilities, and the LGBTQ+ community are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply:

Email or Indeed Email: hlupi@bgccapitalarea.org
Web: https://www.bgccapitalarea.org/
Mail:
21 Delaware Ave
Albany, NY
United States

To the Attention of:

Hollyanne Lupi

Required Skills/Experience:

Qualifications and Skills

Position Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must posses High School Diploma or equivalent
  • At least 1 year working with youth age 5-12 in after school or similar setting
  • Must be available Monday - Friday, Hours: 3.5 hours between 2 - 7 pm; specific hours vary by site
  • Flexibility with college class schedule

Skills:

  • Strong Verbal and Written communication; both to children, fellow staff and to parents.
  • Basic Computer Skills – Email, Word processing and internet navigation
  • Maintain attendance and snack records.
  • Leadership Skills- Must be able to facilitate activities and motivate youth
  • Personal conduct must be one of high moral standards; honest, trustworthy, compassionate, encouraging, hardworking, team player, self-motivated, puts children first above personal needs!