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Posted on: March 14, 2019 • Category: Youth development

Academy Coordinator

Boys & Girls Club of Yankton

Apply By: April 02, 2019
No. of Jobs: 1
Job Type: Full-Time
Pay Type: Salary
Compensation: DOE/DOQ
Education: Bachelor's Degree

Phone 1: 605-668-9710
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Boys & Girls Club of Yankton
2008 Mulberry Street
Yankton, SD 57078
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Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s Degree from an Accredited University • Experience working with youth of ages 5 through 12 Management/Supervisory Experience • Must be able to understand, implement, and demonstrate principals of behavior management and other youth treatment modalities, per the Club trainings and values of fun, supportive relationships, recognition, opportunities and expectations, and safety. • Must be able to provide leadership, on-the-spot and reflective feedback, and supervision to assigned employees to ensure they too understand and demonstrate principals of behavior management and other youth treatment modalities, per the Club trainings and values of fun, supportive relationships, recognition, opportunities and expectations, and safety. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: • Must be of the mental and physical capacity to observe, interact, and communicate with youth, staff, volunteers, parents etc. at the Club to ensure safety of the space and others, provide guidance and reflection per the Club priority outcomes and goals • Ability to stand/sit for long periods of time throughout a shift • Ability to operate various types of general office equipment including PC, telephone, copier, etc.

Responsibilities:
The Academy Coordinator is responsible for implementing the 5 key elements of positive youth development in their daily interactions with youth as well as their employees, and is responsible for the supervision and review of the hourly program plans, impact programs in the Unit, and staff scheduling. The Academy Coordinator will engage with Club parents daily on youth behaviors, Club events, etc. as assigned. All employees of the Boys & Girls Club will be expected to uphold the mission of the Club. JOB DUTIES: • Ensure compliance with licensing requirements including ratios, documentation, programming, etc. • Ensure Unit staff implement the 5 Key Elements for Positive Youth Development. • Exhibit the Club Values of excellence, impact driven, teamwork, and good character. • Lead discipline and guidance for youth having behavioral challenges and assist with the creation and implementation of youth success plans. • Manage specialty programs and grants as assigned. • Facilitate and attend Club trainings, including the monthly all staff meetings. • Responsible for interviewing, hiring, and disciplining Club employees as assigned. • Supervise assigned employees, which includes writing 60 day reviews, performance plans, and holding weekly and bi-weekly one on one meetings. • Ensure that all weekly or bi-weekly meetings for staff occur. • Assist with the planning and implementation of special events. • Assist with budget tracking in the priority outcomes of Academic Success, Good Character and Leadership, and Healthy Lifestyles. • Build relationships with Club parents through parent orientations, phone calls, e-mails, daily communication, etc. • Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Information:
Send Employment Application & Resume to: Boys & Girls Club of Brookings Attn: Yankton 1126 Southland Lane Brookings, SD 57006 ***Boys & Girls Clubs of Brookings, SD Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of any characteristic that is protected by state or federal law.
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