Neighborhood Christian Centers, Inc. – Open Positions


Anyone interested in applying and want to be considered for an interview, please forward your résumé to kjones@ncclife.org.


POSITION: Camp Enrichment Counselor, Full-Time

HOURS: 40 Hours per week (through July 23, 2021)

COMPENSATION: $12.00 per hour
Job Summary: The Camp Counselor is responsible for planning, teaching, coordinating, and carrying out activities and guiding campers in their personal growth and daily living skills.

POSITION: Site Engagement Specialist (4 Positions), Full-Time

HOURS: 40 Hours per week

COMPENSATION: $14.00 per hour
General Purpose of Position: Provide support in the daily operation of the site and works in unison with the Site Engagement Coordinator.

Youth Director Opening with Neighborhood Christian Center!

The Neighborhood Christian Centers, Inc. seeks a ministry minded, experienced, competent and caring person to develop and manage a comprehensive youth development program for school age youth.  NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.  Anyone interested in applying and want to be considered for an interview, please forward your résumé to kelbert@ncclife.org no later than 12:00p on

Friday, April 22, 2016. Please see the job description below.

YOUTH DIRECTOR

POSITION DESCRIPTION:                                                                         

STATUS: Full-Time | HOURS: 40 Hours per week | COMPENSATION: $38,000 – $42,000

General Purpose of Position:

Coordinates the development and implementation of an after school and summer youth program that integrates the resources of a strong youth development team.

Responsibilities:

  • Create, track, and manage program outcomes
  • Work with executive leadership and staff to design a cohesive and comprehensive youth development program for youth
  • Oversee implementation of bible study lessons
  • Work with development team to oversee volunteer recruitment and training
  • Develop and implement planning along with project management processes to ensure the effective coordination and integration of the programs and resources
  • Provide support to executive leadership and staff in the areas of planning, management, program execution and communications
  • Collaborate with youth and adult education services management team to ensure the effective coordination of program schedules and related events for youth and families
  • Manage the development and training of youth development staff
  • Assist with funds development for educational programs and youth programs
  • Assist in management of all youth events
  • Foster relationships among local schools, universities, businesses and other community youth and education programs to enhance the development of the learning center
  • Performs any other duties/responsibilities as assigned by Chief Programs Officer

 

Qualifications and Aptitudes:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or equivalent with at least three years’ experience in an administrative or managerial capacity in an organization that provides direct services to youth
  • Experience developing curriculum for youth programs
  • Able to understand and present a bible based curriculum
  • Leadership and management experience in youth services, family engagement and K-12 educational programs
  • Ability to articulate a vision about preparing youth for the future—from social, economic, cultural and personal perspectives—to partners, funders and the community
  • Highly positive and enthusiastic style capable of motivating others
  • Skills and energies to build a team and lead effective staff development and training
  • Relationship management skills and experience in fostering a team approach to youth development and creating collaboration among partner organizations in youth development
  • Excellent project management and planning skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate intermediate knowledge and use of MS Office Suite (WORD, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Experience and competencies in working in a multiracial, multicultural environment
  • Experience and/or understanding of the development of educational programs in nonprofit or K-12 settings
  • Experience with and/or understanding of the application of information to educational programs for youth in nonprofit or K-12 settings
  • Understanding and application of college readiness programs
  • Adherence to NCC policies/procedures, including safety practices
  • Interest in and the ability to articulate the NCC Statement of Faith, Mission and Values
  • Valid Tennessee driver’s license and insurance

 

The Neighborhood Christian Centers, Inc. is looking for a ministry minded person.  NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE. Anyone interested in applying and want to be considered for an interview, please forward your résumé to kjones@ncclife.org no later than 12:00 pm on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. Please see the job description below.

PLACEMENT & PROGRAM SUPPORT

JOB DESCRIPTION

STATUS: Part-Time \ HOURS: 25 Hours per week

COMPENSATION:  TBD

General Purpose of Position:

Provide support to the Director in the daily operations of the site.

 Responsibilities:

  • Should have a thorough knowledge of the The House’s departmental policies and procedures manual.
  • Should exhibit a pleasant demeanor with neighbors, agency representatives and staff when answering the phone, greeting guests and neighbors and when performing other daily tasks.
  • Prepare the sites for programs by arranging the available office space to host the programs.
  • Aggressively recruit participants for WorkLife, WES and all other programs and events (proved by weekly status updates). Recruiting includes letting neighbors know about the programs that are available at the site.
  • Should be able to identify the needs of participants to maximize their optimal potential.
  • Create and maintain relationships with participants.  Make follow-up calls to participants as needed.
  • Should be able to identify needs and direct in right direction.
  • Assist with maintaining an environment for learning during programs.
  • Maintain accurate/updated office files for program participants.
  • Utilize the referral information per the departmental manual to assist with other services that NCC may not offer or have the available sources to accommodate the needs.
  • Attend all departmental meetings and program planning sessions.

 

Qualifications and Aptitudes:

  • Associates’ Degree in Social Work or related field preferred.
  • 1-2 years’ experience in case management.
  • Desire to work in urban ministry preferred.
  • Ability to lift 20 lbs.
  • Must possess interpersonal skills to work with adults.
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge and use of MS Office Suite (WORD, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
  • Interest in and ability to articulate the NCC Statement of Faith, Mission, and Values.
The West Tennessee Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors (WTCABC) will be accepting applications on Monday, November 16, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Neighborhood Christian Centers, Inc. located at 785 Jackson Avenue.
Job seekers must be at least 18 years of age and must bring a resume. All Applicants must be able to pass a drug test.
Companies will be looking for full time positions. Some of the positions offered will include: Carpentry, Electrical, HVAC, Masonry, Plumbing, Welding and many more.

The Neighborhood Christian Centers, Inc. is looking for enthusiastic, ministry minded people for our Youth Empowered to Succeed Department.

The following positions are open for the Summer: Summer Camp Support Staff  (5 positions)

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Teach a curriculum that is fun and engaging
  • Schedule field trips and speakers
  • Assist or lead activities/events such as arts & craft, games and music, etc.
  • Assist with crowd control before, during and after program, maintaining order of assigned students
  • Assist with setup, distribution, and cleanup of lunch and snacks.
  • Assist with completing daily lunch reports
  • Chaperone scheduled field trips/outings for assigned group
  • Assist with daily set up and break down of rooms
  • Assist with setup and cleaning before and after each scheduled activity
  • Maintain safe, orderly, sanitary environment
  • Reports observations and incidents (e.g. accidents, incidents, inappropriate social behavior, violations of rules, safety conditions, etc.) immediately to activity leader

Skills / Requirements

  • High School Diploma
  • Works well with children
  • Familiar with basic first aid procedures
  • Ability to understand multi-step written and oral procedures/instructions
  • Adherence to NCC policies/procedures, including safety practices

Work Conditions

  • Indoor and outdoor activities subject to weather conditions
  • Those without physical limitations may be asked to participate in games/events with students (which may include excessive walking, skipping, playing, hopping, jumping, running, squatting, etc.).  May assist with lifting (not to exceed 25 pounds).

The following positions are open for the Summer: Youth Multi-Media Ministries Support Staff  (4 positions)

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Teaching curriculum that is fun and engaging that utilizes the fundamentals of theater and television.
  • Assist or lead activities/events such as arts & craft, games and music, etc.
  • Assist with crowd control before, during and after program, maintaining order of assigned students.
  • Assist with setup, distribution, and cleanup of lunch and snacks.
  • Assist with completing daily lunch reports
  • Chaperone scheduled field trips/outings for assigned group
  • Assist with daily set up and break down of rooms.
  • Assist with setup and cleaning before and after each scheduled activity.
  • Maintain safe, orderly, sanitary environment.
  • Reports observations and incidents (e.g. accidents, incidents, inappropriate social behavior, violations of rules, safety conditions, etc.) immediately to activity leader

Skills / Requirements

  • High School Diploma
  • Works well with children
  • Experience in dance and acting
  • Experience with camera/video, media production, animation, or editing is a plus.
  • Familiar with basic first aid procedures
  • Ability to understand multi-step written and oral procedures/instructions
  • Adherence to NCC policies/procedures, including safety practices

Work Conditions

  • Indoor and outdoor activities subject to weather conditions

Those without physical limitations may be asked to participate in games/events with students (which may include excessive walking, skipping, playing, hopping, jumping, running, squatting, etc.).  May assist with lifting (not to exceed 25 pounds).

NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.  Interested individuals should submit a resume to kjones@ncclife.org or come by our office at 785 Jackson Ave. to apply in person.