Program Aide

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington - Washington, DC (30+ days ago)


PRIMARY FUNCTION:

Provides support and direction for activities provided within a specifically-focused program area,

such as Education, Special Education, Social Recreation, Arts & Crafts, and Physical Education.

KEY ROLES (Essential Job Responsibilities):

  • Prepare Youth for Success
  • Create an environment that facilitates the achievement of Youth Development Outcomes:
  • promote and stimulate program participation;
  • register new members and participate in their club orientation process;
  • Provide guidance and role modeling to members.
  • Program Development and Implementation
  • Effectively implement and administer programs, services and activities for drop-in members

and visitors

  • Monitor and evaluate programs, services and activities to ensure safety of members, quality

in programs and appearance of the branch at all times. Prepare periodic activity reports.

  • Supervision
  • Ensure a productive work environment by participating in weekly branch staff meetings.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • May participate in special programs and/or events.
  • May be required to drive Club van.
  • Other duties as assigned

RELATIONSHIPS:

Internal: Maintains close, daily contact with Club staff (professional and volunteer), Club

members, and supervisor to receive/provide information, discuss issues, explain guidelines/ instructions; instruct; and advise/counsel.

External: Maintains contact with external community groups, schools, members' parents and

others to assist in resolving problems.

SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Some College
  • Knowledge of youth development.
  • Ability to motivate youth and manage behavior problems.
  • Ability to deal with the general public.
  • Ability to plan and implement quality programs for youth.
  • Ability to organize and supervise members in a safe environment.
  • Mandatory CPR and First Aid Certifications.
  • Valid State Drivers License

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Requires the ability to speak, hear, use a personal computer for standard business communications, and the ability lift up to 15 lbs.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $16.00 /hour

Experience:

  • working with youth: 1 year

Education:

  • High school or equivalent

License:

  • CPR/First Aid