Youth Development Associate

Four Oaks

Who are we?

At Jane Boyd, our mission is to enhance the academic, emotional and social well-being of children and families in the community.  As the hub of cultural diversity in the community, we offer programs and services focused on developing successful and productive adults. We recognize that children and families come to us from a variety of circumstances, which makes it important for us to provide the necessary support to succeed.     


Why Work here?

We are more than a team, we are family!   Jane Boyd understands the importance of supporting and treating one another as if they were our own family members.  We believe in maintaining a healthy work/life balance while providing career paths for everyone.  Our organization flourishes in an environment of equal opportunity and fair treatment for all.  The effects of diversity and inclusion have created an atmosphere of positivity which connects us to the customers we serve.  As a valued team member on a full-time basis, you are eligible for:

  • Medical, dental & vision insurance
  • 401k Retirement plan
  • Growth & Advancement opportunities
  • Competitive Wages
  • Excellent paid leave time package
  • 7 paid holidays  
  • Business casual work environment
  • Educational discounts
  • Fitness Center Discounts


What you will do?

As the Youth Development Associate you will be responsible the development and coordination of youth activities, positive role-modeling for youth in areas of problem-solving and social skill development, working constructively with parents and other family members to foster youth engagement, and assisting with basic life-skills related training needs of clients and staff.  Specific responsibilities include:

  • Providing support to the Youth Development Specialist and Youth Development Program Coordinator (following program standards) in the safety and supervision of youth and encouragement of participants.
  • Following program direction and compliance standards while implementing program activities.
  • Recognizing and effectively responding to opportunities for problem-solving in the classroom
    Implementing and supervising positive developmental opportunities for students as directed
  • Effectively implementing age- and skill-appropriate opportunities for the group so that each individual experiences success during out of school time programming.
  • Carrying out established roles in enforcing out of school time program safety regulations.
  • Setting a good example for students and others, including cleanliness, punctuality, sharing cleanup, sportsmanship, and table manners.
  • Encouraging and demonstrating respect for personal property, equipment, and facilities.
  • Supporting effective communication with parents.

What you need:

You will need to be at least 18 years of age and possess a High school diploma or GED.  Additional requirements include:

  • Ability to drive agency vehicle
  • Prior experience working with children in a mental health setting or classroom setting preferred
  • Desire to help kids succeed

COVID-19 Precautions:

Social distancing measures are taken and face masks are required. Temperatures are taken at the beginning of each day for all personnel including new hires.  Visitor access is limited.


Apply now for immediate consideration!

COVID-19 Precautions:

Social distancing measure are taken and face masks are required. Temperatures are taken at the beginning of each day for all personnel; this includes new hires.

Job ID: 73637

Posted 28 days ago

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