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.


Teen Director (part-time)

The Teen Director is responsible for providing year-round teen programming in the recruiting of youth ages 13-18 as well as attempting to reach additional youth through special events and activities. Applicants should have a minimum of two years experience working with children and adolescents; at least one year of program management preferably in designing and implementing teen programs. Ability to work flexible hours; excellent verbal and written communication skills; and intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and the Internet. Applicant must possess a valid Texas Drivers’ license, have a clean driving record, and must be at least 21 years of age to be covered under the Boys & Girls Club insurance. Candidates will be required to pass any and all background checks. Email resume to Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org.

Activity Leader (part-time)

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is looking for part time Activity Leaders to work within the seven branch locations within the Fort Worth area. The Activity Leader is responsible for organizing and implementing fun high-yield learning activities for youth ages 6 – 18 years old that center around math, reading, writing, science, technology, arts/crafts, career preparation, health/life skills, and character/leadership. Candidates should be at least 18 years of age and have a valid Texas driver’s license. Candidates should have basic computer knowledge in order to demonstrate and guide lessons as well as to document program activities and reports. Candidates must be able to pass a BGC and FWISD background check at any time. Please email resume to Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org or fax (817) 222-0911.

Youth Development Specialist (Part-Time)

The Youth Development Specialist reports to the Program Coordinator and assists in recruiting, orienting, and supporting the program experience for gang-involved youth. Responsible for the implementation and delivery of services to participants, as well as carrying out daily programs and activities by leading needs-based programming groups to help participants establish and achieve personal goals. Applicants must have experience working with youth, and a good driving record. Applicants must also have reliable transportation, liability insurance, possess a valid Texas driver’s license, and be able to pass a FWISD background screen. Please send a cover letter and resume to Melvin Carter at mcarter@fortworthkids.orgor fax to (817) 877-3626. Closing date: May 2014.

Social Recreation Director (part-time)

The Social Recreation Director is responsible to the Branch Director for the Operation of the “game room”. The candidate must be a minimum of 18 years of age, a high school graduate or equivalent, with at least two years in a Boys & Girls Club or related setting dealing with youth. Candidate should have the ability to communicate with both youth and adults and have an interest in working closely with youth. Some fundamental Boys & Girls Club programming methods is a plus. Must be able to pass a Boys & Girls Club background check at any time. Send resume and cover letter to Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org.

Van Driver (part-time)

The van driver is responsible for the safe operation of the Club vehicles and transportation of Club members. Qualifications include a high school diploma or equivalent; interest in and ability to work with youth; ability to communication with adults and youth. Applicants must possess a valid Texas driver's license, liability insurance and must be at least 21 years of age to be covered under the Boys & Girls Club vehicle insurance. Email resume to Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org.

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. Please email a resume and cover letter to Sherry Hudson at shudson@fortworthkids.org or fax 817.877.3626.

Career Launch Van Driver (contract)

The van driver is responsible for the safe operation of the Club vehicles and transportation of Comin Up and Career Launch members. Qualifications include a high school diploma or equivalent; interest in and ability to work with at-risk youth; ability to communicate with adults and youth. Applicants must possess a valid Texas driver's license, liability insurance and must be at least 21 years of age to be covered under the Boys & Girls Club vehicle insurance. Please email or fax resume to Sherry Hudson at shudson@fortworthkids.org or 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 applicants should submit cover letter and resume to Lisa Cantu at lcantu@fortworthkids.org or fax to 817.759.1209. Positions will be filled as needed.