Job Details

Job Location
Lonsdale Elementary – Knoxville, TN

Position Type
Part Time

Education Level
High School

Salary Range
$15.00 – $15.00

Travel Percentage

Job Shift

Job Category
Nonprofit – Social Services


If you are available andwant experienceworking with Pre-K through 5th grade youth, we would love to have you apply at our Lonsdale Elementary Club for a Youth Development Associate. The pay is $15.00/hour (approximately 20 hours per week) and if you enjoy working with youth in a new school, this is your opportunity! This positionwill report to the club director, Ms. Alicia Lewis-Gallardo.

SUMMARY: The Part-Time Youth Development Associate implements exciting activities and lessons to youth to promote out-of-school learning opportunities in a fun and safe environment.


  • Implement programs and activities in areas such as tutoring, technology, games, health, recreation, arts and crafts, etc. for youth of all ages.
  • Develop and follow weekly lesson plans under the direction of Program, Education, and Club Directors.
  • Post weekly plans for parents/guardians and youth.
  • Encourage full participation in activities.
  • Identify alternative activities that correspond with weekly lesson plans to promote full participation.
  • Supervise and monitor program areas to ensure safety of members.
  • Participate in staff meetings and collaborate with Club team.


  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of the Club per state and company standards.
  • Provide meals to youth per United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) standards.
  • Provide mild disciplinary action to youth.
  • Supervise youth on school busses.
  • Attend Club programs, activities, field trips, and other special events.
  • Create bulletin boards for youth.
  • Orient volunteers to the Club, youth, and service opportunities. Oversee volunteers serving within the Club.



  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent conflict resolution skills.
  • Ability to manage sensitive and confidential situations.
  • Ability to effectively collaborate, staff, directors, youth, and the community.
  • Ability to meet the needs of youth of all ages and backgrounds and to modify lesson plans to meet individual needs.
  • Efficiently use standard office equipment such as printers, fax machines, and phones
  • Ability to lift and move up to 40 pounds.
  • Ability to remain active and energetic for 6+ hours.


  • 18+ years of age
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • 1-2 years of experience with youth preferred
  • Must pass local, state, and national criminal background checks
  • Must pass initial drug screening and subsequent drug tests
  • CPR Certification (certification offered by Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley post-hire)
  • Passion for children!

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