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Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo
If you are interested in applying for future consideration or in learning more about the availability of a position, please use our contact form. Or, you can download our application and reference forms and email to [email protected] or mail to:
Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo
Human Resource Department
c/o Jennifer Mickens
282 Babcock Street
Buffalo, NY 14210
Please include a cover letter with your application.
A valid NYS driver’s license for one year is required to operate club vehicle(s).
Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Manager - FT
This position will provide administrative and data support to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo Administrative Staff using a variety of communications and organizational skills. The Administrative Office Manager must be a high-level administrative office assistant with exceptional multi- tasking skills. This experienced professional will handle general office tasks, providing support to the COO and at the same time be highly organized and detailed oriented with exceptional verbal and written communication skills. The Administrative Office Manager has the ability to work independently, as well as collaboratively in a team environment. The Administrative Office Manager is an important member of the administrative team and therefore requires multiple years of organizational experience with a high-level of expertise in Microsoft Office, administrative support tools and database software. Must have the ability to work with and embrace diverse populations. OPEN FULL JOB POSTING
Youth Development Professionals - PT
Youth Development Professional Part Time: This position requires that candidates be at least 18 years old, have strong organizational and communication skills - both written and verbal, experience working with youth ages 6-18 and the ability to plan and implement programs in the specific core area of health & life skills and Character & Leadership Development. Must be an active, energetic, hands-on person able to handle large and small groups and must possess a valid NYS driver’s license. HS diploma required. CPR and First Aid training is a plus. OPEN FULL JOB POSTING
Teacher – PT
Under supervision of the Clubhouse Director, the Teacher is responsible for providing non-classroom, academic instruction to youth on an individual or small-group basis for proactive or remedial purposes. At the Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo, Teachers serve as positive role models to students by acting professionally and providing guidance and support in a safe environment outside of school. In addition to academic instruction, Teachers also assist students during meals and engage them in learning and recreational activities.
• Help youth achieve their expected goals; which include, creating a positive self-identity, developing core competencies, giving youth a self of community and civic involvement, increasing their awareness of good health and well-being, and instilling a good moral compass in order to build positive relationships.
• Engage youth in the core program areas of C.H.A.S.E. (Character & Leadership Development, Health & Life Skills, the Arts, Sports, Fitness & Recreation, and Education & Career Development), which are designed to enrich their physical, emotional, cultural, and social development.
• Support the Five Key Elements which are shown to produce a deepening level of impact with the youth, which includes; a safe, positive environment; fun; supportive relationships; opportunities and expectations; and recognition.
• Maintain an accurate, daily attendance record for students.
OPEN FULL JOB POSTING
Maintenance Worker - FT
Under supervision of the Director of Buildings & Facilities, the Maintenance Worker performs routine preventative maintenance and repair procedures on Boys & Girls Club buildings and furnishings, mechanical equipment and utility systems, and is also responsible for maintaining the grounds around the Clubhouses. • High School Diploma or equivalent required. • Minimum one-year experience in a maintenance role, preferably in a youth environment. • Must have basic working knowledge of building trades; to include painting, carpentry, HVAC, and electrical. • Must be able to use standard tools of the trade; including outside equipment such as lawn mowers and snowplows. • Must have working knowledge operating and repairing maintenance equipment. • Must be able to climb ladders.
Food Services Associate - PT
Food Services Associate Part-Time Under supervision of the Food Program Manager, the Food Service Associate with a major focus on Food Grants and Club Service. Assists in keeping an accurate, running inventory of all food and supplies being used by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo, ensuring adequate levels of both are available. The Food Service Associate must also maintain a clean and sanitary kitchen environment at all times. The Food Service Associate must also manage the Food Binders for all Food grants from all sites and conduct annual trainings and inspections, document and inventory food and supplies at all Clubs. Must keep accurate recordkeeping of food served, portion sizes, etc. in order to comply with government and/or grant requirements, and maintain and inspect all Food production records. • High School Diploma or equivalent required. Associate’s Degree and Serve Safe Certification preferred. • 1 year of experience in a food preparation environment for large groups of people (100+). • Must be able to plan and organize food preparation and serving operations to meet fixed schedules. • Extensive knowledge of health regulations and current standards. • Prior experience with ordering, inventory and menu planning preferred. • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.