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.


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. Email resume to Karen Trimble at ktrimble@fortworthkids.org 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. 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.

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.