YMCA of Greater Seattle Teen Program Supervisor in Bothell, Washington
Provides day-to-day supervision and management of our Northshore YMCA Youth Development Teen Programs.Plans and implements safe, high quality and enriching programs through working directly with employees, volunteers, and program participants. Ability to work evenings/weekends on a regular basis required. You will be the lead for communicating with program participants, parents/guardians, community schools and partners, vendors, managing supplies, and marketing the programs inside the branch and at off-site locations.Programs could include Youth and Government, Teen Leadership Board, Teen Outings and Late Nights, Teen Summer Camp and recreation activities for youth and families. Seeking individuals with innovative ideas and experience developing Teen Programs.
Ensures planning and implementation of culturally relevant and developmentally appropriate activities in accordance with the Youth Development goals of the YMCA. Is responsible for the quality and completion of all program plans, including lesson, behavior and event plans.
Hires, trains, supervises and evaluates Counselors/volunteers. Assists in conducting staff meetings and organizing trainings.
Professionally engages with parents/guardians to provide pertinent information about their child’s experience and to promote upcoming programs.
Follows YMCA policies and procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary situations, child abuse prevention and emergency procedures.
Provides direct supervision to a group of children.
May maintain required records according to YMCA standards, including attendance records, registration information, accident reports and discipline records.
Recruits new enrollments.
Ensures that site supplies are maintained and purchased as necessary.
May assist with developing and monitoring department budgets.
Encourages member involvement, identifies potential volunteers and assists with the Annual Campaign.
Attends staff meetings and trainings as required.
Other duties as assigned.
21 years of age or older.
High school graduate or equivalent.
Three+ years of experience working with youth. Experience working with teens preferred.
One year or more of supervisory experience.
Strong customer service skills, responding to multiple questions via phone, email and in person. Ability to problem solve and resolve conflict.
Strong computer skills and experience working with word processing, spreadsheet and database software.
Knowledge of standard office equipment, such as fax machines, copiers and phone systems.
Current state approved first-aid certification.
- Current state approved infant/child (or community if school aged) CPR certification.** At hire, or earliest possible training (but no later than 90 days after employment).
This position includes driving and requires the following:
Current Driver’s License with a minimum 3 years safe driving experience and a driving record which meets or exceeds YMCA standards
Maximum one minor violation
No speeding violation of more than 20mph over the limit
PREFERRED POSITION ATTRIBUTES AND SKILLS
Knowledge of, and previous experience with, diverse populations (language, culture, race, physical ability, sexual orientation, etc.).
Ability to speak any language in addition to English may be helpful.
You'll be a great fit for the Seattle Y if you:
Thrive on working in a collaborative environment
Are very adaptable
Have high ownership and strong work ethic
Are a great problem solver who can think on your feet
Truly enjoy being of service to people
Like being part of a team that cares about one another as people and enjoy working together
Want to know that the work you do contributes to building a better, stronger community for all
At the Seattle Y, we are an inclusive organization of people with a shared commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote healthy living, and foster social responsibility. We also believe in supporting the wellbeing of our employees and offer a free Y membership as a benefit of employment.
Become a leader on our team at the YMCA of Greater Seattle where we promote a continuous learning environment and career opportunities.
The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are contingent on results of a background check and drug screening, including screening for marijuana .
Type Regular Full-Time
# of Openings 1
Location Northshore YMCA
Category Youth and Family Programs
Address 11811 NE 195th Street