Job & Volunteer Opportunities

Job & Volunteer Opportunities

“It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.”

– Frederick Douglass


Job Opportunities – We’re Currently Hiring!

The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Rogue Valley is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Youth Recreation Leader at the Talent Boys & Girls Club

Needed: Super Fun Individual to Inspire Kids to BE GREAT 

Now hiring for our After-School Program!

After School Program hours are 1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, with occasional morning shifts based on school schedules and events. The Talent Boys & Girls Club is located at the Talent Elementary School. 

Basic Job Duties: 
Provide a fun, positive and safe place for youth ages 6-14! Be an enthusiastic role model that helps to shape a great future. Boys & Girls Club strives to give youth the tools they need to make the right choices in all areas of their life, from healthy eating to physical fitness, and good sportsmanship to academic success. 

The Youth Recreational Leader supervises kids in various areas of the Club while encouraging good character and leadership. Areas include, but are not limited to:
• Academic Support (homework help, STEAM Club, reading, and more!)
• Games room (cards, chess, board games, air hockey – social recreation)
• Field and gym games 
• Playground 
• Arts and crafts 
• Field trips and community service activities

This is a physical job, working mostly outdoors in all weather conditions and noise levels. 

Helpful Skills/Qualities: 
• Passion for helping kids succeed in all areas of life
• Healthy energy to keep pace with kids 
• Good problem-solving skills
• Ability to supervise and engage youth between the ages of 6-18 
• Ability to work closely with other staff
• Multilingual

Requirements: 
• Pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check
• High School Diploma with a good start on secondary education or youth development experiences
• Good oral and written communication skills
• Professional appearance and enthusiastic, energetic attitude
• Maintain a positive, fun and safe demeanor at all times
• Must be available between 1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. weekdays

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Rogue Valley is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply, email your resume to Shannon Monning, Talent Program Director, or stop into the Boys & Girls Club, located in Room 14 at the Talent Elementary School after 12:00 p.m. 

 

BE a Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers to help us in a variety of ways! Whether you’re a retired teacher, a high school athlete, a musician in a rock band or anything in between we will have a place for you! If you have a special interest or hobby that helps our mission and meets the interest of our Club Members we would love for you to share them with our Club!

Other Possible Volunteer Opportunities:

  • Homework Help
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Performing Arts
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Mentor Program
  • Games Room
  • Tech Lab
  • Teen Room

Volunteer Requirements:

All Volunteers MUST demonstrate an enthusiasm for keeping Kids safe in our Community and in helping them succeed.


BE a Mentor

If you have a heart for the Children in your community and would like to play a role in their growth and success, we are currently looking for Mentors to participate in our Mentoring Program.

Mentor Requirements:

  • 16 years or older
  • Able to pass a background check
  • Click here to download the Volunteer Application
  • Provide three character references
  • Commit to the program for one school year
  • Commit to meeting with your Mentee at least once a week
  • Be somewhat flexible in their afternoon schedules to ensure quality time with Mentee (this is coordinated through your local Club)
  • Committed to our three main goals for the Mentoring Program:
    • Academic Success
    • Social Development
    • Behavioral Improvement

All Mentors MUST demonstrate an enthusiasm for keeping Kids safe in our Community and in helping them succeed.

We are always looking for volunteers to help us run programs and be mentors to our youth. Whether you’re a retired teacher, a musician in a rock band or anything in between, we may have a place for your expertise. Please contact your local Club to find out more about the volunteer opportunities in your area.