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Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee

Youth Development Associate

Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee


Job Summary

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee is looking for staff for after school employment. Be a part of this meaningful movement by working as a YOUTH DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE and work with our most valuable asset – our CLUB MEMBERS! YOU may become part of an environment that is PROVEN to take youth forward positively into their future! Join a team of dedicated staff, volunteers, and Club members.

We are seeking part-time youth development associates, in all locations, with the ability to lead youth of all ages in activities such as physical fitness, arts and crafts, technology, creative educational experiences, community service, recreational games, career discovery, health and wellness, and MORE!  We are offering competitive wages and do not require you to work weekends or late evenings. This is the rewarding position you have been pursuing!

Job Responsibilities

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Maintain close, daily contact with Club staff, volunteers, members, (youth), to receive / provide information, discuss issues, explain guidelines and instructions. Instruct, advise, and counsel *Maintain contact with external community groups, schools, members’ parents, and others as related to the program.



 Required Qualifications:

*High school diploma or GED

* Knowledge of computers at beginning level of Microsoft Office

* Excellent communication skills

*Ability to motivate youth and manage behavior problems

*Ability to organize and supervise members in a safe environment

* Must pass a background check

Preferred Qualifications:

*Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree, or Certification preferred, or working toward degree in related field

* Knowledge of youth development

* 1 to 2 years of experience working with children and/or youth

* CPR and First Aid Certifications

Additional Information


-Paid Time Off

How to Apply

Status: Part time, non-exempt. Hours range from 20 to 25 hours per week.

Posted qualifications serve as a guide for candidate review and are not fixed. BGCMT reserves the right to deviate from posted credentials in determining what combination of candidate education, experience, and skills are best suited to a position. BGCMT is an equal provider of services and equal opportunity employer–CRA 1964 and ADA 1990.

Job Type: Part-time

Job Categories: Education, Other, Social Services

How to Apply:

To apply email your resume and cover letter to thammondloth@bgcmt.org. If you prefer, you may mail them to:

Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee

1704 Charlotte Avenue, Suite 200, Nashville, TN 37203.

No phone calls please. You may also fax the resume and cover letter to 615-833-4381.


  • Date Posted: March 23, 2021
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Working Hours: 20-25 hrs/wk