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.


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

Academic Success Coach (Americorp Opportunity)

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth is looking for Academic Success Coaches to assist in meeting the grant requirements with the Texas Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs and the AmeriCorps program. This program will run from approximately September 2014 until July 2015. Please click on this link to see outline of position requirements. All interested candidates should send resume to Rick Moore at rmoore@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 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.

Education Director (Full time)

Education Director is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and supervising the educational program which includes the library and computer room while incorporating drug, alcohol and tobacco resistance skills. The Education Director has to plan, organize and implement the Branch educational program striving to coordinate its activities with the schools and into the total Branch program. The Education Director must promote and stimulate interest in learning and participation in school. Provide programs to include computer education, tutoring, personal adjustment, and citizenship and leadership. Education Director is responsible for the care and maintenance of the educational department equipment and facilities. Candidates must pass agency background and/or drug screen any time, have reliable transportation, liability insurance and possess a valid Texas Driver’s license. Email resume and cover letter to Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org or fax to (817) 222-0911.

Cultural Enrichment Director (Part Time)

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. Must possess a valid Texas drivers’ license, liability insurance and must be at least 21 years of age to be covered under the Boys & Girls Club vehicle insurance. This part time hourly position reports to the Branch Director. Email resume to Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org.

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 or fax to 817-222-0911 attention Karen Trimble.

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.

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.