Youth Program Lead – Everyday Leadership Program

Location: Boise, Idaho
Youth Program Lead – Everyday Leadership Program
Everyday Leadership is a collaborative effort created to provide Treasure Valley 5th and 6th grade youth with the skills and confidence they need to graduate from high school and attain post-high school educations. The Youth Program Lead will supervise regular Everyday Leadership after-school sessions throughout the school year focusing on leadership, teamwork, communication, cooperation, service to others, conflict resolution, and decision making. The program culminates with a three-day leadership retreat at YMCA Camp at Horsethief Reservoir.
In addition to supervision of the Everyday Leadership program, the Youth Program Lead provides administrative support, leadership, and program supervision within the Youth Department at the Downtown Branch of the Treasure Valley YMCA.
Starting Wage:
$9.86 - $11.00, DOE
Key Qualifications:
Must be at least 18 years old.  Must have current CPR certification or the ability to obtain within 45 days. Must have experience working with youth ages 6 -12 years old.  Must have demonstrated leadership, relationship-building, and team-building skills, and have the ability to relate to youth of all ages. Must have the emotional maturity necessary to coach staff and mediate conflict.  Must have ability to  maintain records and data sheets (attendance, leadership assessments, parent surveys, etc.).
Physical Requirements:
Must have ability to walk, stand, and sit (including on the floor) for extended periods of time. Position may require bending, kneeling stooping, and crouching. Must have the ability to view/enter data and curriculum for long periods of time. Must have the ability to lift and carry food and supplies weighing up to 30 lbs.
Schedule Requirements:
This is a part time position at approximately 30 hours per week. Schedule will vary dependent on the needs of the department and will include some nights and weekends.  Applicants must be able to attend meetings and training which may fall outside of regular hours.
Working at the Y:
Treasure Valley Family YMCA provides a progressive work environment with great benefits for qualifying full-time employees. Benefits include:
  • 10% employer-funded retirement plan after two years of service with immediate vesting and ability to make additional contributions to retirement benefits through 403(b) savings plan
  • High quality and affordable benefits including health (75% employer paid for employee) and vision
  • Free use of YMCA facilities for immediate family 
At the Y, our mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. It’s who we are, who we aspire to be and how we show up every day. We are cause-driven. We don’t just show up, we show up with purpose. We are welcoming: we are open to all. We are a place where you can belong and become. We are genuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We are hopeful: we believe in you and your potential to become a catalyst in the world. We are nurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We are determined: above all else, we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger beginning with you.

Join us and help transform lives.
Application Process:
All interested staff must submit a resume and a letter of interest stating your skills and knowledge that would qualify you for this position. 
External candidates must complete an online application.  If you have any questions regarding the position please visit our website at or contact
Alli Miles
Human Resources Recruiting Director
1177 W. State St., Boise, ID 83702
(P) 208 344 5501 ext 209
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