TEEN SERVICES SPECIALIST
7/11/2013 2:00:00 PM
7/26/2013 11:59:00 PM
PARKS AND RECREATION
Open and Competitive
Loudoun County's Department of Parks, Recreation, and Community Services is currently seeking qualified applicants for a Teen Services Specialist position in Ashburn, VA. This position is responsible for the development and implementation of after-school, evening and summer programs for middle and high school aged youth. Works with community outreach staff to develop and implement community based programming that focuses on under-served populations including several large annual special events. Coordinates community education projects and campaigns. Maintains data on program effectiveness, youth organizations, prevention programs, and youth issues. Develops collaborative partnerships with community and other youth service agencies. Engages with Loudoun County youth on a regular basis, and creates opportunities to promote positive, healthy and fun activities and choices. Coordinates volunteers and programs to bring about community awareness and interaction. Position is responsible for budget management and development of short term and long range goals related to the program. Will seek out and secure alternative to traditional funding sources. Attends conferences and special events with groups of youth program participants. Must be able to work evening and occasional weekend hours to include every Friday evening during the school year at the Teen Program at Claude Moore Recreation Center in Sterling.
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in human services or related field with an emphasis on youth. Documented experience in grant management and/or administration is highly preferred. Prefer at least 12 months work experience in a related field; ability to speak Spanish or other foreign language desirable.
Valid driver's license required. First Aid and CPR required prior to beginning work.
POST CONDITIONAL OFFER CONTINGENCIES
Successful candidate will undergo a criminal background, child protective services and credit checks. Annual DMV check required.
Loudoun County Government:
P.O. Box 7000, Leesburg, VA 20177 | Ph: 703-777-0100