The Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township is looking for responsible, reliable, and enthusiastic program leaders to help us create great futures for our youth!
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township is one of the largest Boys & Girls Clubs organizations in the state of Illinois. In partnership with our local school districts, we serve over 2,000 Club members throughout the year with after-school programming, summer programs, and athletic leagues. We are looking for program leaders who want a team-oriented and rewarding work environment to help children be supported and successful.
Our mission is to enable all young people, especially those who need us the most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. In our 25 year history, BGCDT has become the premier local provider of after-school youth programming, moving from a safe-haven charity to an active change agent to develop great futures for our youth.
Please note that you must be vaccinated to work for BGCDT.
SEASONAL SUMMER YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROFESSIONAL
For dates between June 1st – July 22nd 2021
Hours: Youth Development Professionals will work Monday through Friday, either 7:30 am to 12:30 pm or 12:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Schedule flexibility and additional hours are available on a case-by-case basis. Compensation varies from $12 to $15 per hour depending on role and experience.
YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROFESSIONAL
● Supervising children’s participation in the District’s after-school enrichment program, including children’s mask use, social-distancing, and personal hygiene.
● Facilitating Club programs, activities and services that prepare youth for success and create a club environment which facilitates growth and achievement in children.
● Supervising and encouraging youth members to participate in a variety of program areas and activities and receive instruction and constructive feedback to further develop skills.
● Providing guidance to members to assist them in making appropriate choices in educational, personal, physical, social, emotional, vocational, and spiritual needs.
● Effectively communicate standards of our program and maintain program areas which are safe, diligently sanitized, and well maintained within state guidelines.
● Documenting reporting data, including attendance and program participation daily.
● Maintaining a healthy and safe environment, ensuring facilities, equipment and supplies are maintained.
Hours: Youth Development Professionals will work Monday through Friday, 1:30pm-6:30pm. Schedule flexibility and additional hours are available on a case-by-case basis.
Compensation starts from $14 per hour depending on role and experience.
AFTER SCHOOL SUBSTITUTE
Looking for meaningful work with flexibility to fit your life?
•FREE school year fee for their child(ren)
•FREE summer camp for their child(ren) after three assignments
•FREE athletics for their child(ren) after three assignments
Hours: 2:15 – 6:00 pm or earlier
Starting Pay: $50 per afternoon
If you have experience in these areas and are interested in showcasing your skills and impacting our teens, this is the job for you!!
• Healthy Living/Life Skills
• Culinary Skills
• Meditation/ Yoga Hydroponics
• Financial Literacy
• Creative Arts
• Print Art Sculpting Sewing/Textiles
• Furniture Flip
• Community Build projects
• Gaming/ Technology
Hours: Specialty Coaches will work Monday through Friday 2 pm – 7 pm
21st CENTURY COMMUNITY LEARNING SITE DIRECTOR
Are you seeking a job that intersects with your life purpose? Now, more than ever, youth need support by dedicated and talented professionals in the field of education and mentorship. After School programs create a perfect opportunity to support youth to propel them forward in their character, like skills and academic development. The Boys and Girls Club of Dundee Township has 25 years of success. BGCDT and the Elementary Schools we serve are motivated 21st Century Learning Centers striving to make a positive difference in the lives of our youth. If you are motivated to make a difference in young people’s lives by sharing your talent of strong leadership in the field of After School programming, we would like to work with you.
Education and/or Experience:
The Site Director shall be at least 21 years of age and shall meet one of the following:
Hold a Bachelor’s degree in a field relating to education, child development, human services or recreation from an accredited or approved institution of higher education; and have a minimum of two years’ supervised experience working with school age children in a group setting (field placements and student teaching will be counted toward this requirement) or
Hold an Associate’s degree in a field relating to education, child development, human services or recreation from an accredited or approved institution of higher education; and have a minimum of three years’ supervised experience working with school age children in a group setting (field placements and student teaching will be counted toward this requirement).
Ability to anticipate, identify and solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form. To accurately complete all required paperwork. To professionally handle and/or get help to resolve conflict. Ability to follow instructions as given and/or directed by supervisor.
To apply, please complete both the Application Interest Form as well as completing the Application Form.
Thank you for your interest in the Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township.
Boys & Girls Clubs are more than simply a place; for many young people we are a sanctuary that provides a safe, nurturing environment to learn and grow. It is the dedication and support of caring adults that allows for this enrichment, hope and opportunity. As a leading youth services organization, we recognize that our excellence is largely achieved through talented and motivated staff. Our employees—whether they are full, part-time or seasonal—are integral to the success of the respective programs and the organization as a whole. Our staff are educators, coaches, performers, artists, mentors, community leaders, and ambassadors. As an organization, we are fortunate to enjoy the collegiality and expertise of a highly skilled, diverse and dedicated staff, and seek to recruit and hire only those individuals that will approximate these qualities and enhance the opportunities available to our members.
PART-TIME – YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROFESSIONAL
This position works directly with club members in a small group setting,10-15 kids. Staff will be engaged with club members in the following areas; recreation, meals, homework help, life skills, arts & crafts, leadership programs.
Hours: 15 – 20 per week
Time: 2:15pm – 6:30pm (Elementary school sites)
3:15pm – 7:00pm (Teen Sites)
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $12.00 to $15.00 /hour
Part-Time Youth Development Professionals’ responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
To apply and schedule an interview, please submit the form below:
20 S. Grove St., Suite # 201
Carpentersville, IL 60110
Phone: (847) 551-4309