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Join the Boys & Girls Club team!

At the Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley, we look for professional staff who are motivated by our mission and committed to creating a positive experience for the youth and families we serve. We are proud of our excellent reputation as a safe haven for youth, a reputation that has been earned through nearly 65 years of service to the thousands of children we serve each year.

How to apply

To apply for a position, please e-mail your resume with a cover letter as well as our completed employment application to employment@BGC-LNV.org. Download our employment application here.

Or you may mail your resume, cover letter, and employment application to:

Employment Opportunities
Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley
One Positive Place
Shelton, CT 06484

The Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley does not accept unsolicited employment applications.


Administrative Assistant

Reporting directly to the Chief Operating Officer, the Administrative Assistant will manage the Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley’s administrative office and support the Club’s day-to-day operations, helping the Club run professionally and efficiently. The first point of contact for the Boys & Girls Club, this individual will interact with parents, Board members, outside agencies, staff, and vendors in a professional and courteous manner.


  • Administrative functions including correspondence, filing, scanning, copying, answering phones
  • Maintain donor database for highest possible level of accuracy
  • Prepare thank you letters in a timely fashion, ensuring high level of donor stewardship
  • Manage CEO’s calendar, coordinating meetings as requested
  • Maintain Board of Directors and Corporators contact list, provide administrative support to the Board and its committees as needed
  • Manage the Club’s calendar, including the Board of Directors, committees, staff meetings, external meetings/functions, and building rentals
  • Update and distribute policy manuals, employee handbooks, and emergency procedures
  • Perform project management tasks to ensure follow-up to action items
  • Provide administrative support for meetings and special events
  • Act as office receptionist, keeping office neat and orderly
  • Manage and process office mail and incoming packages
  • Maintain office machines and research replacements as needed
  • Order office supplies
  • Any additional duties that may be assigned by the Chief Executive officers


  • 2+ years of office and professional experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Demonstrated self-starter, problem solver, and forward-thinking attitude
  • Able to maintain a high level of discretion and confidentiality
  • Strong working knowledge of organizational skills with attention to detail, accuracy, follow-up, and follow-through
  • Must be detail oriented, highly organized, able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent computer skills, Macintosh/Windows platforms; proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Commitment to the Organization’s mission and values


Part-time, 20 hours per week, Monday-Friday

To Apply

Email your cover letter and resume to Employment@BGC-LNV.org

Deadline: July 1, 2022