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Teen Program Specialist

Job Title:

Teen Program Specialist

Job Hours:

Monday-Friday Evenings, 20-25 hours


$10/$12 per hour

Reports To:

Director of Teen Services

How to Apply:

Applicants can apply by submitting resumes to Felicia Dalton at

Primary Function:

Implement, supervise, develop and evaluate all programs and activities in the program area of Teen Programming for members ages 13-18. In addition, assist, lead, and develop the digital arts specialized programming.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Effectively administer programs and activities for youth age 13-18.
  • Develop lesson plans, and implement programs according to the plans.
  • Develop relationships with teens to ensure trust and confidence in them, to recruit them to participate in programs and increase membership.
  • Work with teens to develop academic and career goals and a plan for obtaining them.
  • Promote and develop leadership skills to members.
  • Help teens in developing relationships with role models and mentors.
  • Promote Teen programs to members at the drop in center. Such as, but not limited to Career Launch, College Prep, Money Matters etc.
  • Assist with the after-hours Teen Center transportation program.
  • Implement and enforce all Club rules and policies with the members.
  • Ensure a safe, healthy and positive environment in the Teen Areas as well as the rest of the drop in center.
  • Maintain and utilize appropriate and adequate equipment for programs.
  • Actively supervise and engage members at all times in all program areas including the gym.
  • Follow established policies and procedures of the drop-in center.
  • Model and encourage positive and constructive behavior of all members.
  • Do safety checks of your program area and equipment and report any findings.
  • Maintain and a clean and safe environment of assigned program area.
  • Monitor and evaluate programs in conjunction with the Director of Teen Services.
  • Participate in scheduled staff meetings and trainings.
  • Staff must wear their ID badge and a BGC shirt.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Ensure a team based work environment by communicating effectively and positively with supervisors, co-workers and volunteers.
    • Make recommendations regarding member’s needs, program ideas, and facility needs.
    • May be asked to participate in special programs and or events. These events may be scheduled at times when the Club is not open.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:

    • High School Diploma or GED.
    • Ability to work scheduled hours.
    • Experience working with youth ages 6-18
    • Ability to effectively operate a computer and programs used by the Club.
    • Strong verbal and written communications skills.
    • Ability to motivate youth and manage behavior.
    • Good Driving Record and Valid Drivers License.
    • Experience working in Digital Arts Programming.


The information presented indicates the general nature and level of work expected of employees in this classification.  It is not designed to contain, or to be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, qualifications and objectives required of employees assigned to this job.