The Launch Pad Youth Program Facilitator:
Join The Launch Pad Teen Center as a youth program facilitator. We are looking for a part time employee to work with our after school drop in and tutoring center. This is a school year job opportunity working with middle school/high school aged participants at The Launch Pad Teen Center. This position provides onsite supervision and leads recreational and academic activities. Applicant must be enthusiastic, flexible, capable of adapting easily and thinking on their feet, and comfortable working with teens. This person would coordinate with The Launch Pad staff and volunteers to assist participants academically and behaviorally, provide mentorship to teens through relationship building, and work closely with The Launch Pad Teen Center Director, community groups, and volunteers, to provide quality programs to teens ages 12-18. This position also includes roles related to The Launch Pad facility upkeep, including but not limited to, organizing equipment, maintenance of spaces, and general clean up.
High School education or equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
TRAINING/SPECIAL SKILLS :
Ability to interact effectively with teenagers and adults. Must be mature and have good judgment. Must display integrity, and take pride in preserving the safety and wellbeing of students at all times. Ability to empathize and understand the lives of at-risk youth and display passion and enthusiasm for inspiring participants to dream big. Must have strong planning skills and the ability to implement a variety of recreational/academic activities. Ability to work independently, supervise participants, and take direction from the Site Supervisor. Must be able to follow The Launch Pad Teen Center protocols and adhere to the mission and values of such.
Demonstrated ability to supervise, motivate and work well with children and peers. Prior work history or knowledge, working with adolescents.
Valid Arizona Driver’s License, CPR and First Aid or ability to obtain, and finger print card. You must be willing to undergo a background check.
2:00-6:30 pm M, T, Th, and Fri
Email Your Resume to COsterfelt@thelaunchpadteencenter.org