Girls Inc. seeks to attract talented professionals who possess a strong belief in our mission and a commitment to serving and empowering girls ages 6-18 in the greater Indianapolis area. Qualified applicants are encouraged to review our current career opportunities and submit documents as requested. Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis is an equal opportunity employer.
Seasonal Program Specialist
Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis seeks a Seasonal Program Specialist to facilitate programs for girls, ages 6-18, with the availability to plan and facilitate at least 5, 6-week session programs per program cycle, as needed. Responsibilities include preparing program materials and facilitating for groups of girls, ensuring the safety and positive discipline of girl participants, creating and maintaining an effective learning environment, and making a commitment to be present for all 6 sessions of all programs assigned each cycle.
Candidates should be comfortable with facilitating programs for groups of youth between the ages of 6 and 18 years of age, create a Girls Inc. environment during programs that adheres to the programming philosophy, communicate and work effectively with Program Support Coordinators during the program cycle, and demonstrate flexibility and availability when working with community partners Monday-Friday between 7:30 am-5:30 pm for an average of 10-15 hours a week as needed.
Candidates should be pursuing or have achieved a Bachelor’s degree, have a minimum 12 months experience in facilitating programs for groups of youth of at least 20 children and knowledge of youth development, possess skills in working with diverse groups and encouraging cooperative group work, and have a reliable and consistent method of transportation. Previous experience leading Girls Inc. programs in the last 12-24 months is a plus.
Interested candidates can apply by sending a cover letter and resume to Mackenzie Pickerrell, Director of Programs, at firstname.lastname@example.org.