Careers

Kids Club Program Assistant – PT

Employment Status

Part-Time

Deadline

Open Until Filled

Location

Story, Boone and Hamilton County Schools

YSS is looking for fun, creative, energetic, and responsible people to work in our Before and After-School Programs for kindergarten-6th grade children. Job responsibilities include: supervising and interacting with a large group of children, implementing planned activities (arts & crafts, group games, etc.), and assisting with various recreational activities.  This position is a great opportunity to gain experience working with children!

Kids Club programs are opened during school breaks. Preference will be given to those applicants who can commit to working over these break times.

You will have the opportunity to select your preference of locations, shifts, and availability to work during breaks within the application.

Qualifications:
  • Must be at least 18 years of age. Must have a valid driver's license and reliable vehicle.
  • Previous experience with supervising children is a plus. CPR/First Aid certification is required within three months of employment.
Responsibilities:
  • Arrive prior to the start of the program to assist in setting up for the day. Remain on-site until excused by the supervisor or when all children have left and equipment and supplies are put away.
  • Directly supervises children in the Kids Club Program and coordinates with community resources scheduled to provide recreational and educational activities for participants.
  • Meets with supervisor monthly for guidance.
  • Helps to plan and implement the activities of Kids Club which focus on meeting goals and objectives for each group.
  • Greets parents with courtesy, fields questions.
  • Helps prepare and serve nutritious meals and snacks.
  • Provides all day programming for full school length days during the school year and during winter and spring breaks.
  • Completes incident reports as necessary.
  • Ensures that children sign in and sign out of Kids Club and that only authorized parents/guardians pick up children.
  • Observes discipline policy, records participant behavior, keeps up files.
  • Maintains a clean facility, equipment, and supplies.
  • Provides summer programming as scheduled.
  • Administers assessments to participating children.
  • Maintains good working relationships with school personnel, janitors, secretaries and parents.
  • Records behavior and participation of each child in the program and helps to evaluate progress.
  • Completes all necessary paperwork in a timely manner.
  • Attends program staff meetings and trainings.

 

For more information, please contact Jennifer Schmit at jschmit@yss.org

All applicants are required to submit a YSS application.

YSS hires nicotine-free staff only. EOE