Boys & Girls Club Branch Manager (Houston Aldine/Westfield Corps)
The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has an opening for a Boys and Girls Club Branch Manager for the Houston Aldine/Westfield Corps, located in Houston, Texas.
Directs and manages the overall daily operations of a branch/unit under the control of the organization with the primary concern for a comprehensive, outcome-driven program and service delivery, supervision and training of staff (direct and indirect reports), personnel issues, management of a facility, manage a budget, actively engage and support a community relations, volunteers, and membership administration. Represents the Club in the community and builds a professional and positive image of The Salvation Army implementing program services that advance the mission of The Salvation Army.
The Salvation Army Mission Statement: The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of the principles and practices of recreation planning and management. Knowledge of The Salvation Army mission, philosophy, culture, protocol and organizational structure. Knowledge of the principles and practices of public relations and fund-raising. Ability to serve as an athletic coach and to coordinate athletic games. Ability to recruit, train and supervise volunteers. Ability to promote and encourage good sportsmanship. Ability to promote the Club and to recruit youth participation. Ability to present a positive and professional image of The Salvation Army.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in business, accounting, or social services and Three (3) years’ progressively responsible experience in the management, administration and operation of a Boys & Girls Club, with at least two (2) years in a leadership capacity or Five (5) years’ experience working in a similar youth-serving organization or any equivalent combination of education/experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Certifications: Valid State Driver’s License (CDL is preferred), First Aid and C.P.R. Certification (or ability to obtain), State Licensed Director’s Credentials (preferred), Tier 1 BGCA Certified Trainer (or ability to obtain)
Physical Requirements/Working Conditions
Ability to meet attendance requirements (required to be on-site a minimum of 80% of the operating hours of the program). Ability to read, write and communicate the English language effectively. Ability to perform continuous walking, stooping, standing, and some climbing. Ability to drive a vehicle safely and follow all applicable laws, regulations, and policies. Ability and willingness to conduct all duties in accordance with the ministry of the organization and its Christian principles; conducts all communications and job duties with the highest level of professionalism. Duties are usually performed standing and walking and relieved by periods of sitting to perform other duties. Limited amount of physical effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting and carrying light objects (less than 25 lbs.) frequently. Working Conditions:
Work is performed in an indoor and outdoor recreational environment where there may be physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt and the like.
All employees recognize The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
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- Job Family TX-EXEMPT
- Job Function Recreation
- Pay Type Salary
- Houston, TX 2600 Aldine Westfied Road 77093, 2600 Aldine Westfied Road, Houston, Texas, United States of America