Job Description

Under the direct supervision of the Program Director, the Recreation Staff is responsible for implementing fun activities based on the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tucson's mission.

Clubhouse Hours:

August - May:  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 3PM-7PM; Wednesday 1PM-6PM

June-July:  Monday through Friday 9AM-5PM

DUTIES:

  • Implements the after-school and summer program based on the Gym and Games Room program, guiding and engaging members in learning and understanding games and sportsmanship. 
  • Maintains proper care and upkeep of the Gym and Games Room equipment and supplies.
  • Meets with Clubhouse staff to solicit input in the process of planning and developing the Gym and Games Room program schedule.
  • Understands and adheres to the organizational standards for Social Recreation as they relate to the Gym and Games Room.
  • Maintains the working areas so that they are clean and in safe operational condition by keeping the floor, equipment and tables clean and free of clutter.
  • Implements various and established methods of member recognition for participation and achievement in the Gym and Games Room.
  • Maintains order and discipline of members by implementing and reinforcing the discipline policy of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tucson.
  • Solicits members' input for activities in which they would like included in the Gym and Games Room program.
  • Works in coordination with the Youth Program Director, Health and P.E. Director, and Clubhouse Director in supervising youth volunteers and staff to  Jr. Leaders, Keystone and Help-A-Kid participants.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent and some experience working with youth ages 7 – 17 years old. 
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively with youth.
  • Demonstrated skills, knowledge and appreciation of games room activities. 
  • Prior athletic experience required with knowledge of soccer and/or youth coaching would be a plus.

Background check and drug screening required as a condition of employment.

Position is open until filled