Boys & Girls Clubs
of Greater Fort Worth
3218 E. Belknap
Fort Worth, TX 76111
(817) 834-4711

Careers

Boys & Girls Clubs looks for caring, qualified people to serve as role models for its members and to support operations. Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is an equal opportunity employer.ALL CANDIDATES MUST PASS A BACKGROUND SCREEN(S). APPLICANTS MUST HAVE RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION, LIABILITY INSURANCE AND POSSESS A VALID TEXAS DRIVER'S LICENSE FOR OPERATIONS OF A MOTOR VEHICLE RELEVANT TO THE PERFORMANCE OF DUTIES. It is recommended that applicants chosen to interview for a position arrive early to complete an application.


Education Director (Full Time)

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is currently seeking candidates for the position of Education Director. The Education Director, under the direct supervision of the Branch Director, is responsible for ensure academic success of our members by creating, developing, and implementing academic programs, activities, lessons and curriculum to serve their target needs for large groups of youth. Responsible for providing homework help, High Yield Learning Activities, leadership and community service opportunities, and giving them the academic resources and tools they need to achieve on time grade progression. Goal of the education room is to ensure each youth reaches their full educational potential. Responsible for school visits, tracking educational data, reporting, and data entry. This position is exempt full time and requires employees to work a minimum of 40 hours per week Monday – Friday during normal branch hours. Additional hours such as evenings and weekends as needed.

Qualified applicants will have, at a minimum, a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college and a minimum of one year experience working with youth. Experience implementing activities for youth as well as knowledge of lesson planning and facilitation is required. Supervisory or management experience preferred. Candidates must pass all background screens and drug screen at any time. Candidates must have reliable transportation, liability insurance, satisfactory driving record and a valid driver’s license for operation of a motor vehicle relevant to carrying out duties. Additional minimum requirements and preferred qualifications exist in the full position advertisement. Applicants for the position are currently being accepted. The position closes on Friday, August 7th at 5:00pm. Current employees of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth should apply using the Internal Application. All other applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Melinda Leabch at Melinda Leabch at mleabch@fortworthkids.org.

Branch Program Director (Full time)

The Branch Program Director, under the supervision of the Branch Site Director, is responsible for coordination and execution of all branch programming, activities, program curriculum and program evaluation for all branch sites. Provide support and guidance to branch staff regarding programming, activities, and curriculum. Monitor and maintain database, ensure accurate data within database, and create reports for administration. Responsible for creating curriculum and supplemental materials for each program area as well as training staff on the curriculum implementation. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth serves youth between the ages of 6-18 years in Fort Worth communities. The goal of the programs is to positively impact the lives of youth through activities and services that measurably and progressively move them individually to attain positive outcomes.

Qualified applicants will have, at a minimum, a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college; minimum of three years youth programming experience. Candidates must pass all background screens and drug screens at any time. Candidates must have reliable transportation, liability insurance, satisfactory driving record and a valid driver’s license for operation of a motor vehicle relevant to carrying out duties. Additional minimum requirements and preferred qualifications exist in the full position advertisement. Applicants for the position are currently being accepted. The position closes on Friday, August 7, 2015 at 5:00 pm. Current employees of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth should apply using the Internal Application. All other applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Melinda Leabch at Melinda Leabch at mleabch@fortworthkids.org. Click here to download the full posting!

Americorps Academic Success Coach

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is seeking passionate, responsible, and dedicated individuals interested in fighting summer learning loss and making a difference in young people’s lives through the AmeriCorps national service program. As an AmeriCorps member, you will be placed at a local Boys & Girls Club to act as an AmeriCorps Academic Success Coach. Service Commitment is as follows: September 8th, 2015 to June 3rd, 2016; 675 hours of service (approximately 20 hours each week); Monday-Friday afterschool; 4 hours per day.For more information or to apply please contact Raquel Perez at Raquel Perez or 817-834-4711 ext. 212. Click here to download the full posting!

Branch Director - Panther Branch (Full Time)

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is currently seeking candidates for the position of Branch Director for our Panther Branch location. The Branch Director, under the direct supervision of the Branch Site Director, is responsible for managing the regular and ongoing daily operations of assigned branch site; managing the personnel required to carry out the functions of the assigned branch site and responsibilities of the position; implementation and successful execution of all branch programs; managing the coordination of club related events; managing the safe and routine use of the facilities year round; managing various internal and external relationships; managing the safe and routine use of the fleet of buses year round; ensure the implementation of sound safety practices throughout programming; and collaboratively design, implement and evaluate the annual implementation of the strategic plan for the position. This location has an Olympic size pool; candidate must be willing and able to ensure proper pool maintenance and safety.

Qualified applicants will have, at a minimum, a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college OR equivalent experience with requirement to obtain Bachelor Degree within 18 months; minimum of two years of management or supervisory experience; minimum of one year of fiscal responsibility including budgeting and spending; and a minimum of two years youth programming experience. Candidates must pass all background screens and drug screen at any time. Candidates must have reliable transportation, liability insurance, satisfactory driving record and a valid driver’s license for operation of a motor vehicle relevant to carrying out duties. Additional minimum requirements and preferred qualifications exist in the full position advertisement. Applicants for the position are currently being accepted. The position closes on Friday, July 31st at 5:00pm. Current employees of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth should apply using the Internal Application. All other applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Melinda Leabch at Melinda Leabch at mleabch@fortworthkids.org. Click here to download the full posting!

School Site Branch Director - Uplift Middle School (Full Time)

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is currently seeking candidates for the position of School Site Branch Director. The School Site Branch Director, under the supervision of Branch Site Director, is responsible for school relationships and integration, branch management, branch personnel, branch facility management, and safety throughout the school year at a Middle School. Responsible for leading, coaching, and talent management of all branch staff. Qualified applicants will have, at a minimum, a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college OR equivalent experience with requirement to obtain Bachelor Degree within 18 months; minimum of two years of management or supervisory experience; minimum of one year of fiscal responsibility including budgeting and spending; and a minimum of two years youth programming experience. Candidates must pass all background screens and drug screen at any time. Candidates must have reliable transportation, liability insurance, satisfactory driving record and a valid driver’s license for operation of a motor vehicle relevant to carrying out duties. Additional minimum requirements and preferred qualifications exist in the full position advertisement. Applicants for the position are currently being accepted. The position closes on Friday July 31st at 5:00pm. Current employees of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth should apply using the Internal Application. All other applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Melinda Leabch at Melinda Leabch at mleabch@fortworthkids.org. Click here to download the full posting!

Front Desk Clerk (Part Time)

The front desk clerk is responsible for providing customer service, data entry, checking in members and recording door attendance; answering the phone; receiving monies for membership and issuing receipts; maintain membership forms; greeting and assisting visitors; assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the Club and other duties assigned by the Branch Director. Ability to perform customer services duties required. Must have reliable transportation, liability insurance, and a valid driver’s license for operation of a motor vehicle relevant to carrying out duties. Required hours are Monday - Friday 2:00pm - 7:00 during the school year. Hours increase to 37.5 hours per week during the summer which are during the day. Must be able to pass agency background screens and drug screen at any time. Must have satisfactory driving record and a valid driver’s license for operation of a motor vehicle relevant to carrying out duties. urrent employees of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth should apply using the Internal Application. All other applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Melinda Leabch at mleabch@fortworthkids.org by July 31, 2015

After-School Program Specialist (Part Time)

The After-School Program Specialist I, under direct supervision of the School Site Branch Director, is responsible for providing activities and services throughout the academic year at a Middle School. Responsibilities include plan and implement activities in all core areas, build relationships, be a positive role model, complete data tracking and reporting, and prepare the youth for success in their future. At the site, youth receive targeted services in a safe, supportive environment from staff who believe in the organization’s mission. The Club experience focuses on three priority outcomes: Academic Success, Healthy Lifestyles, and Positive Citizenship. Position requirements include high school diploma or equivalent, some college preferred; minimum 6 months experience with youth (professional or volunteer); Ability to work afternoons and evenings (2:00pm - 7:00pm); Ability to be a positive role model; Ability to be patient with youth and adults; Ability to establish rapport and build relationships; Ability to set expectations and boundaries; Ability to take initiative; Ability to relate to at-risk youth; Ability to work independently with limited supervision; Effective oral and written communication skills; Efficient with computers and Microsoft office; Excellent listening and interpersonal skills; Excellent problem solving skills and good judgement; and must be able to obtain CPR and First Aid certification. Required hours are Monday - Friday 2:00pm - 7:00 during the school year (no summer hours). Candidates must be able to pass any and all Boys & Girls Clubs background checks at any time. Applicants for the position are currently being accepted. The position closes on Friday July 24th. Current employees of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth should apply using the Internal Application. All other applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Melinda Leabch at mleabch@fortworthkids.org. Click here to download the full posting!

Youth Development Specialist (part-time)

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is currently seeking candidates for the part-time position of Youth Development Specialist for the Comin' Up Gang Intervention Program. The Youth Development Specialist reports to the Program Coordinator and assists in recruiting, orienting, and supporting the program experience for gang-involved youth ages 13-24. Responsible for the implementation and delivery of services to participants, as well as carrying out daily programs and activities by leading and facilitating needs-based programming groups to help participants establish and achieve personal goals. Duties include but not limited to: safety of members, supervise behavior of members, transport members using Boys & Girls Club vehicles, conduct one-on-ones, home visits and outreach to members, provide guidance and support to members to reach their goals and become productive citizens, and be a positive role to all members. Required work hours are 7:00pm – 11:00pm Monday – Friday. Minimum Qualifications include Ability to work evenings and nights; Ability to work with at-risk youth; ability and willingness to work at all program locations (all locations are located in Fort Worth); Ability to be flexible and adapt to change; Ability to be patient with youth and adults; Ability to establish rapport and build relationships; Ability to maintain confidentiality; Effective oral and written communication skills; Efficient with Microsoft office; excellent listening and interpersonal skills; Knowledge of gangs and/or gang activity; Must be able to obtain CPR and First Aid certification; Must be able to pass agency background screens and drug screen at any time; and Must have satisfactory driving record and a valid driver’s license for operation of a motor vehicle relevant to carrying out duties. Current employees of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth should apply using the Internal Application. All other applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Melinda Leabch at mleabch@fortworthkids.org Close date: OPEN. Click here to download the full posting!

Chief Operating Officer

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is currently seeking candidates for the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO). The COO is responsible for the ultimate operational implementation of the programs and services at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth. Areas of responsibility include all programs, program personnel, facility and fleet operation, partnerships, safety program, technology, data and reporting, and strategic leadership. Key job competencies include leading teams, program implementation, child safety, communication, building relationships, budgeting, meeting program goals, aligning performance with organization values and priorities, personal leadership, implementation, coordination, and informed enthusiasm for mission. Qualified applicants will have, at a minimum, a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of five years of an impressive track record with successful operational leadership of large, multi-functional and decentralized teams. Candidates must pass agency background and/or drug screen any time. Candidates must have satisfactory driving record, reliable transportation, liability insurance and possess a valid Texas Driver’s license for operation of a motor vehicle relevant to carrying out job duties. Additional minimum requirements and preferred qualifications exist in the full position advertisement. Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Melinda Leabch at mleabch@fortworthkids.org by 5:00pm July 31, 2015. Please provide current contact information in the cover letter. Cover letters should also address the specific relevant success achieved. Only those advancing in the process will be contacted for additional screening. Click here to download the full posting!

Educational Service Provider (contract)

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is currently seeking qualified applicants to fill contract positions to tutor and mentor gang involved youth in the Comin' Up Program. Successful applicants should be able to instruct gang involved youth in general education subjects in order to pass the GED test as well as promote the importance of post secondary education. Applicants should also be able to relate to youth from disadvantaged backgrounds and communicate clearly through the written and spoken word. The dates and hours of contract work vary by program and discipline area. Qualifications include a Bachelors degree in Education, Social Work, Sociology or the like with at least 2 years professional experience working with at risk youth. Please note that this is a contract position. Interested candidates should send resume to Sherry Hudson at shudson@fortworthkids.org or fax to 817-877-3626

Tutor/Mentor - Upward Bound (part-time/contract)

The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Fort Worth is currently seeking qualified applicants to fill contract positions to tutor and mentor youth in its pre-college programs. Successful applicants should be able to instruct and tutor in specific areas of discipline and promote the importance of post secondary education. Applicants should also be able to relate to youth from disadvantaged backgrounds and communicate clearly through the written and spoken word. The dates of contract work vary by program and discipline area. Interested candidates should send resume to Lisa Gallegos at lgallegos@fortworthkids.org or fax to 817-222-0911