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Teen Center Program Specialist

Job Title:

Teen Program Specialist

Job Hours:

During the School Year – Monday – Thursday from 3:00pm-8:00pm, Fridays from 2:30pm-6:00pm

Non-School Days and Summer from 12:00pm-5:00pm.


$12.00/hr – $13.50/hr

Reports To:

Director of Teen Services

Primary Function:

Implement, supervise, develop and facilitate programs and activities in the program area for members ages 13-18.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Effectively administer programs and activities for youth age 13-18.
  • Develop lesson plans, and implement programs according to the plans with support from Director of Teen Services.
  • Develop relationships with teens to ensure trust and confidence in them, to recruit them to participate in programs and increase membership.
  • Promote and develop leadership skills within members.
  • Help teens in developing relationships with role models and mentors.
  • Promote Teen Center programs to members at the drop in center, such as, but not limited to Career Launch, College Prep, Money Matters, Tech Programs etc.
  • 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.
  • 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.

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 13-18
  • 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.
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving history preferred.
  • Ability to work scheduled hours
    • Summer
      • Monday-Friday 12:00-5:00 p.m.
    • During school year
      • Monday-Thursday 3:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Friday 2:30-6:00 p.m.

How to Apply:

Applicants can apply by and filling out an Employment Application and submitting to [email protected]. No phone calls in regards to this position, please.


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.