Center-Based Facilitator 

Girls Inc. of Memphis

Center-Based Facilitator

 

Girls Inc. of Memphis is on the GROW to inspire more girls to be strong, smart, and bold!  We seek professionals who are passionate and committed to equipping girls ages 5-18 to find their voice and experience their power.  Join our fast-paced, mission-driven, girl-focused, inspired team as we work to fulfill our vision- Empowered girls in an equitable Memphis!

Learn more- www.girlsincmemphis.org

 

JOB PURPOSE:

The Center Facilitator is responsible for preparing, implementing, and facilitating programming and activities for girls ages 6-18 in both centers and schools. While the center facilitator primarily works with one age group at a time, they rotate age groups throughout the year (groups: ages 5-8, ages 9-11, ages 12-14). The Center Facilitator facilitates after-school programming at the Center Monday-Friday between 1:30 pm-6:30 pm but works a schedule from 10 am – 7 pm if full time and 1 pm – 7 pm if hourly. Weekend hours will be scheduled as needed and outlined by the program calendar. This position will serve as a positive role model within the center, schools, and community. They will work collaboratively within their team, carrying the mission of inspiring girls to be Strong, Smart, and Bold and helping us grow our centers to capacity.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

·       Approach work with a focus on girls on their terms and advocate on their behalf

·       Focus on thoughtful qualitative and quantitative inquiry for continuous improvement

·       Take ownership and proactive action for overall agency success

·       Find the light and joy in the work through positive interactions with others

·       Must model the Girls Inc. mission with a can-do attitude

·       Demonstrated abilities in incorporating the diversity of cultures, ethnicity, languages abilities, and socioeconomic background in work with staff and programming

·       Ability to communicate effectively orally, visually, in writing, and via computer with youth, parents, teachers, coworkers, and volunteers

·       Plan, develop, implement, and facilitate age-appropriate and outcome-driven Girls Inc. curricula and out of center/school experiences with girls ages 6-18 while actively ensuring the program environment is in alignment and support of the Girls Inc. Experience at all times

·       Work with participants in small groups and individually to ensure the girls actively participate in programs and follow agency behavior expectations

·       Provide appropriate supervision for participants in Girls Inc. programs; maintain and implement high quality and safety standards for physical and emotional safety

·       Engage in monthly training and professional development to grow in knowledge and application of topics including Girls Inc.’s mission, vision, and approach; youth development best practices; program outcome measurement; group dynamics; girl-centric awareness

·       Work collaboratively with all agency program staff to ensure continuity of program delivery and support

·       Provide appropriate supervision of Girls Inc. participants: in the center, within the partner schools, while on field trips, during agency transportation, etc.

·       Assist with building janitorial needs, maintenance needs, and equipment inventory at the center and at partner sites

·       Provide feedback and insight on participant needs and issues with program leadership

·       Welcome and solicit feedback for ongoing growth opportunities and professional/personal development from participants, peers, and agency leadership

·       Follow all agency policy and procedures as outlined in the staff handbook

·       Represent Girls Inc. in a manner that conveys professionalism, confidentiality, courtesy, fairness, personal integrity, and respect for others

·       Perform all other tasks, duties, and responsibilities as assigned cheerfully.

Qualifications:

·       Must be 18 and older

·       Must have a high school education, preferably at least one year’s experience in youth development

·       Ability to effectively diffuse and manage volatile situations

·       Ability to juggle multiple priorities

·       Ability to bend, lift, and move up to 25 lbs.

·       Ability to work nights and weekends

 

 

To apply for this job please visit girlsincmemphis.bamboohr.com.

  • Part Time
  • Memphis
  • $15-$18/hr USD / Year
  • Salary: $15-$18/hr

Girls Inc. of Memphis

Part Time

Memphis

  • Salary: $15-$18/hr
  • To apply for this job please visit girlsincmemphis.bamboohr.com.