Youth Group Assistant


(40.5836,-105.08148)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

PO Box 993Fort Collins, CO 80522

About

Provides advocacy and support to children and teens who attend youth groups. The essential functions of this position are: Present a positive role model, assista the youth advocates with activities, engage with chidlren of diverse ages and backgrounds, create and administer educatioal activities, organize and clean the playroom, assist with projects. Each Youth Group Assistant will need to have the following qualifications: knowledge of domestic violence and the effects on children; basic understanding and acceptance of Crossroads philosophy and purpose; knowledge of Crossroads programs and services; ability to work independently and as part of the team; human relation skills necessary to communicate with children of all ages, staff, and parents; enjoy play activities with children; be avaiable to volunteer with the same youth group weekly. Experience and training needed for this position are: Experience working with children; complete core training; complete expanded training; complete shadow training; attend Volunteer Continuing Education held monthly.

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Youth Services

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • At least one hour per week

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