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Youth Development Professional- Be Great Graduate

We are looking to hire Youth Development Professionals to work with the Be Great locations.

Be Great Youth Development Professionals provide small group and 1 on 1 support to teens using both local and national programs to guide them in their choices and decision making with the goal of graduating high school with a plan for after high school. Students identified as at risk of not graduating are worked with more closely to make sure they meet their goals.

The ideal candidate enjoys working with youth and delivering exciting and engaging programming. They are a team player and self-starter with a high degree of independence, flexibility, self-motivation and creativity. The candidate will also be able to deliver evidence based programming.

This position is full time.

Qualified Candidates will have:

A bachelors degree in one of the following fields:

  • Public Health
  • Sociology
  • Urban Studies
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Human Services
  • Social Work
  • Women's Studies
  • Human Development and Family Studies
  • Youth/Family Services Administration
  • Mental Health and Human Services


Two (2) years of higher education with two (2) years of experience in case management, psychiatric, substance abuse treatment, or developmental disabilities; or four (4) years of equivalent experience with consumers and their families receiving case management, psychiatric, substance abuse treatment or developmental disabilities services, with the goal of improving personal, social, and vocational competency in order to successfully live in the community.

A minimum of one year experience working with children in a group setting. Enthusiasm and patience for working with children and passion about education, health, character development and leadership.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis (BGCSTL)'s first priority is the safety of our children and employees to ensure an excellent Club environment. In alignment with this priority, BGCSTL will begin to require COVID-19 vaccination for all employees as a condition of employment unless a medical or religious exemption is approved. Being fully vaccinated means that an individual is at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. As a condition of employment, newly hired employees will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination or apply for a medical or religious exemption. This is required prior to the first day of employment.

Boys & Girls Clubs are the #1 preparer for youth, with evidence-based, exceptional outcomes in socio-emotional health, educational outlook, and healthy lifestyles. Anticipated outcomes for teens at the Teen Center for Excellence include:

  • Mission
    The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis (BGCSTL) is to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.

    Why we are important

    Nationally recognized programs led by professional staff are targeted to help youth succeed in school, stay healthy, pursue interests in arts and sports, and explore career choices. It is our hope that every kid who comes through our doors, graduates from high school with a plan for their future! Membership fees are kept low to allow any child the opportunity to join and includes access to after school homework assistance, tutoring, college and career planning, recreational activities, access to transportation, free dental and vision care as
    well as healthy meals in a safe, supportive learning environment

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