Youth Counselor

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BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF GREATER LOWELL

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Overview: Youth Counselors spend their time working directly (one-on-one) with individual Club members, ages 8-12, who require extra attention and/or additional support. Youth Counselors work with children to help them deal with problems and act as mentors for those in need of positive adult role models

Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one supervision to a Club member in need of additional support (special needs or disruptive behavior)
  • Interact positively with youth and guide Club member in their activities throughout the day
  • Communicate with Youth Services manager regarding challenges and feedback.
  • Be a flexible member of the Boys & Girls Club team.

Qualifications:

  • 2 - 3 years of experience working with youth
  • Awareness and knowledge of Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Comfort with setting firm limits and boundaries with youth
  • Open- minded approach to negative behaviors
  • Growth-mindset
  • Friendly and professional demeanor
  • Self-directed and a quick learner

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

657 Middlesex StreetLowell, MA 01851

(42.6388,-71.32037)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Youth Services
  • Child Welfare
  • Child Development
  • Relationship Building
  • Special Needs

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Monday-Friday 10:00 am- 4:00 pm; must be available at least one day a week

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