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BOYS and GIRLS CLUB Teen Program Coordinator in POLSON, Montana

A Polson Youth Club is seeking a Full Time Teen Program Coordinator for their new Polson Clubhouse.PRIMARY FUNCTION:Plans, implements, and evaluates all programs and activities provided in designated program area.KEY ROLES (Essential Job Responsibilities):Prepare Youth for Success1. Deliver programs, services and activities that prepare youth for success, and promote safety of members.2. Provide guidance and role modeling to members.3. Contribute to the planning and implementation of the strategic plan by:-Planning, organizing and implementing a range of program services and activities for drop inmembers and visitors;-Initiating new programs with the approval of the Program Coordinator and Unit Director; and-Promoting and stimulating program participation.4. Assist quality improvement by monitoring and evaluating program achievement against target goals, recommending modifications that respond to member needs and interests and participating in weekly Clubhouse staff meetings.Health and Safety5. Ensure a healthy and safe environment, supervising members in program area.6. Manage facilities and ensure a productive work environment through an organized and clean program area.Program Development and Implementation7. Coordinate development of programs and activities with Program Coordinator to ensure content and quality of programs meet Club standards.8. Recommend requisition and provide justification for supplies and equipment needed for the effective delivery of planned programs.of the Flathead Reservation and Lake County9. Able to lead the teen program staff in a cohesive manner that provides for successful implementation of youth programming, encourages team collaboration and accountability in Youth Development strategies.ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:1. May participate in special programs and/or events.2. May be required to drive Club van.RELATIONSHIPS:Internal: Maintain close, daily contact with Club staff (professional and volunteer), Club members, and supervisor to receive/provide information, discuss issues, explain guidelines/instructions; instruct; and advise/counsel.External: As requested maintain contact with external community groups, schools, members' parents and others to assist in resolving problems and scheduling events.SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:-High School diploma or equivalent required, Bachelors degree in related field preferred.-Ability to plan and implement quality programs for youth.-Minimum of one year experience in planning and implementing youth programs.-Desire to work with youth in a fun, positive environment.-Knowledge of youth development principles.-Ability to motivate youth and manage member behavior.-Ability to deal with the general public.-Ability to organize and supervise members in a safe environment.-Valid State Drivers License (required to drive the club vehicle)

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