There’s more to working at The Boys’ Club of New York than punching in, punching out, and picking up a paycheck. Every day you spend at BCNY is a day spent making a difference in at least one boy’s life. Whether you join our administrative team to crunch numbers and write grants, or become a Clubhouse Director to create new programming and supervise our boys, you will be directly impacting our members’ futures and providing support to their families. With BCNY, your commitment and enthusiasm don’t just make you a good employee; they make you a vital role model.
BCNY is a vibrant workplace with a staff of utterly qualified and passionate individuals. We offer competitive salaries and generous benefits to support your health, your future and your well-being. Among these benefits are medical and dental coverage for full-time employees, plus an agency-funded 403(b) and an employee assistance program. For part-time employees we provide opportunities for professional development and resources to support you in your growth. Exemplary candidates are enthusiastic about youth development services and are eager to be part of a forward-thinking team committed to enriching and supporting New York’s youth.
|Location:||New York, NY|
Job Title: Teen Program Assistant
Program: School Year Program FLSA Status: Non-Exempt, Part-time, Seasonal
Salary Range: $10.00-$12.00 p/ hour Department(s): Senior Dept. (age 14-20)
Average Schedule: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
There’s more to working at The Boys’ Club of New York (BCNY) than punching in, punching out, and picking up a pay check. Every day you spend at BCNY is a day spent making a difference in at least one boy’s life.
Since 1876, The Boys’ Club of New York has offered New York’s young boys opportunities to develop skills and values that prepare them for a better future. We offer programs that help boys and young men stay in school and go on to college, discover their individual musical and artistic talent, develop healthy minds and bodies, learn leadership skills, and just have fun.
If you are enthusiastic about youth development services and are eager to be part of a forward-thinking team committed to enriching and supporting New York’s youth, then what are you waiting for? Join a passionate organization that shares your belief in educating the next generation of leaders- The Boys’ Club of New York!
TYPICAL DAY IN THE LIFE
The Program Assistant is responsible for the guidance, supervision, and safety of youth under their care, while ensuring an engaging and intellectually stimulating member experience. He/ she will serve as a model for youth by building rapport with members through positive interactions in program activities.
· Support the planning, implementation and supervision of activities including but not limited to learning, leadership, group clubs, life skills and enrichment for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and practice.
· Assist with group projects, field trips, visits by guest speakers, contests, or other experiential activities, and guide members in learning from those activities.
· Assist with daily set-up, daily clean up, and transportation.
· Model and enforce adherence to sound health and safety practices for each member.
· Supervise the movement of members in activity rooms, halls, cafeterias, play roofs, gymnasiums, and on field trips.
· Engage with members and use appropriate strategies to preemptively defuse inappropriate behavior and encourage positive interactions.
Planning, Organizing, Professionalism, Dependability, Problem Solving, Teamwork, Innovation
Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience; Junior level or higher preferred; DOH and DOE fingerprinted desirable; First Aid and CPR Certification desirable; Teaching Assistants and Para Professionals encouraged to apply.
The Boys’ Club of New York is an equal opportunity employer.
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