Program Assistant

POSITION:    Program Assistant – Harrington Clubhouse    
REPORTS TO:    Director of Operations
HOURS OF WORK:    Part-Time (20 hours)
WORK STATUS:        Non-Exempt

Reporting directly to the Director of Operations, the Program Assistant is responsible for ensuring the safety and wellbeing of youth and implementing fun and engaging academic enrichment and recreational programs. 


The Program Assistant will support the work of the Director of Operations/ Program Director and may participate in special programs or events. The program Assistant will oversee the daily activities of Club members. Light maintenance and upkeep of program areas and the facilities will be required to maintain the cleanliness of the Clubhouse. May be required to lift up to fifty (50 pounds). Participation in other Clubhouse activities may be required, such as supporting our food pantry. Must have reliable transportation.


This is a Part time position (20 hours), Monday – Friday, 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. during the regular school year. 

Qualifications

Experience: A minimum of two years’ work experience in a Boys & Girls Club or similar organization planning and supervising activities based on the developmental needs of young people. 
Education: High School degree (or equivalent)


The following are preferred skills and behaviors for this position:

Experience: A minimum of two years’ work experience in a Boys & Girls Club or similar organization planning and supervising activities based on the developmental needs of young people. 
Education: High School degree (or equivalent) required
Skills/Knowledge required in the following areas:
•    Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
•    Strong computer/technological skills preferred
•    Group leadership skills including an understanding of group dynamics.
•    CPR and First Aid certifications, preferred.
•    Bilingual, preferred.
 

An Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Females, persons of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.