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GHS B&G Club Program Assistant

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Boys & Girls Club Gardner
Gardner High School
Catherine Street
Gardner, MA  01440

Reports to:  Gardner Unit Coordinator, Kendra Kilian; Volunteer Coordinator

Description:  Volunteering with the Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg and Leominster can be a very rewarding experience.  With your help we can extend our services to more young people.  Program Assistants will offer educational and recreational programs to middle school-aged Club members in our after school program in Gardner.  We seek enthusiastic program assistants to assist staff in implementing programming and activities in the following program areas:  Homework tutoring, Art, Science, Athletics, Chess Club and Games.

We are looking for dedicated volunteers who can commit to volunteering from 2:30 – 5:30 pm two or more afternoons per week.  Club hours of operation are 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.  

General Responsibilities:

· General supervision of youth

· Implementation of program activities

· Program preparation and clean up

· Classroom management

· Other duties as assigned by supervison

Qualifications: 

· Experience or strong interest in working with diverse populations of youth

· Ability to multi-task with the capability to learn quickly and integrate efficiently

· Some supervisory experience with children desirable

· Experience or comfortability with classroom management

· Ability to motivate and engage young people

· Ability to work well as part of a team

· Flexibility

Our emphasis is on providing wholesome activities supervised by adults of high moral character. Because the risk, no matter how remote, of exploitation or abuse of our members is unacceptable, we are required to secure your consent for background check, and to examine all references.  Applicants must also complete the Criminal Records Check (CORI), SORI Check and national background check.

Contact:  Kelly Hartnett, Volunteer Coordinator @ (978) 534-8358, Ext. 11 or at khartnett@bgcfl.org

Requirement Details
Applicants must complete the Criminal Records Check (CORI), SORI Check and national background check.
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Location: Gardner High School, 200 Catherine Street, Gardner, MA 01440