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.


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. Must be able to pass agency background screens and drug screen at any time. Must have reliable transportation, liability insurance and a valid Texas driver’s license for operation of a motor vehicle relevant to carrying out duties. Must be able to work evening and nights. Please submit your cover letter and resume to Melvin Carter at mcarter@fortworthkids.org or fax to (817) 877-3626 by April 30, 2015.

Assistant Music Director (part-time)

The part time Assistant Music Director reports to the Music Clubhouse Director and will be working with youth to facilitate music instruction with the goal of developing youth character. Candidates must have the ability to play one or more musical instruments. Recording knowledge preferred. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent with at least 2 years experience dealing with disadvantaged youth. Candidates should have a practical working knowledge and appreciation in the general field of music. Some fundamental knowledge of Boys & Girls Club programming methods is a plus. Candidates should have basic computer knowledge in order to demonstrate and guide lessons as well as to document program activities and reports. All candidates must be able to pass a Boys & Girls Club background check at any time. Email or fax resumes to: Jim Larkin at jlarkin@fortworthkids.org or 817-222-0911 by April 20, 2015.

Social Recreation Director (part-time)

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is looking for part-time Social Recreation Directors. The Social Recreation Director is responsible to the Branch Director for the operation of the games room. Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent with at least 2 years in Boys & Girls Clubs or related setting dealing with youth. Candidates should possess the ability to communicate with as well as having an interest and ability to work with youth. Some fundamental knowledge of the Boys & Girls Clubs programming methods is recommended. Candidate must be able to pass a Boys & Girls Club background check at any time. Please send inquiries to Jim Larkin at jlarkin@fortworhtkids.org by April 30, 2015.

Cultural Enrichment Director (part-time)

They Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is looking to hire a part-time Cultural Enrichment Director for one of the branch locations. The Cultural Enrichment Director is responsible for promotion, instruction and supervising activities conducted in the Cultural Enrichment Department. Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent with at least 2 years experience dealing with disadvantaged youth. Candidates should possess a degree of expertise in one or more arts & crafts media and a practical working knowledge and appreciation in the general field of arts & crafts. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and able to pass any and all Boys & Girls Clubs background checks at any time. All qualified candidates should send their resumes to: Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org or fax to 817.222.0911 by April 30, 2015.

Summer Lifeguard

Lifeguards needed for the summer at the Panther Branch of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth. Lifeguards promote, instruct and supervise activities conducted in and around the swimming pool area. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and must be certified as a Senior Life Saver with First Aid Certification by the American Red Cross. Experience is preferred. Positions are part-time, 35 hours a week. Certified lifeguards should email Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org by April 30, 2015.

Lifeguard

Lifeguards needed for the summer at the Panther Branch of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth, Comin’Up Program. Lifeguards promote, instruct and supervise activities conducted in and around the swimming pool area. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and must be certified as a Senior Life Saver with First Aid Certification by the American Red Cross. Positions are part-time, 20 hours a week. Certified lifeguards should email Veronica Palacios at vpalacios@fortworthkids.org or fax resume to 817-877-3626 by April 30, 2015.

Music Club House Director

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is looking for a full time Music Clubhouse Director. The Music Clubhouse Director is responsible to the Branch Director for the implementation and successful execution of the afterschool music program for teens and pre-teens. The Music Clubhouse Director is responsible for running the program, supervising staff, teaching workshops and mentoring youth. (Please click here to view full job description). A Bachelor’s degree is required in relevant music industry related program; Master’s degree a plus. Must have reliable transportation, liability insurance and a valid Texas driver’s license for the operation of a motor vehicle relevant to carrying out duties. Candidate must be at least 21 years of age, able to pass a Boys & Girls Clubs background check at any time and available to work hours when needed on some nights/weekends as required. Please send cover letter and resume to Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org or fax to (817) 222-0911.

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 inquiry to Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org or fax to (817) 222-0911.

Front Desk Clerk - (Part Time)

The front desk clerk is responsible for 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. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age, demonstrate skills in reading and writing; ability to communicate with adults; and interest and ability to work with youth. Bilingual preferred. Interested applicants should send their resume to Karen Trimble or fax to 817-222-0911

Assistant Health & P.E. Director - (Part-Time)

The Assistant Health & P.E. Director is responsible to the Health & P.E. Director for planning, organizing, directing and supervising the athletic and physical education program of the Branch to which assigned. Should have experience in working with boys and girls. Should have experience in planning, organizing, directing and playing various activities and sports. Must possess and demonstrate the ability to develop and organize relevant, interesting and sound activities. Assist with the implementation of the Branch health and physical education program striving to coordinate its activities into the total Branch program. Responsible for the safety of the program participants and appropriate action in case of injury to assure proper care and treatment. Part-time Hourly. Please email resume and cover letter to Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org or fax to 817.222.0911..

Assistant Education Director (Part-Time)

The Assistant Education Director is responsible for aiding the Education Director in planning, organizing, directing and supervising the educational program which includes the library and computer room. Candidates must have a High School diploma or equivalent, with at least 2 years experience in a Boys & Girls Club or related setting dealing with youth. Must possess a knowledge of computers and related educational software and be able to pass a background check. Email resume to Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org or fax to (817) 222-0911.

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 25 years of age to be covered under the Boys & Girls Club vehicle insurance. Please email or fax resume and inquiry to Karen Trimble at 817-222-0911.

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.

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 Gallegos at lgallegos@fortworthkids.org or fax to 817.759.1209. Positions will be filled as needed.