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Part-Time After School Homework Help Coordinator

Part-Time After School Homework Help Coordinator

Job ID 
2017-3260
Job Locations 
US-NY-New Rochelle
Category 
Program
Compensation 
Salary is $13.00/HR
Compensation Min 
Compensation Max 
Type 
Regular Part-Time

More information about this job

Overview

The Afterschool program coordinator is responsible for the successful operation of the afterschool program. He/she recruits children and volunteers from nearby colleges and High School to assist with reading and math. She will train and manages them and ensure a quality program. This position is requires acknowledgement of the Salvation Army Mission.

Hours: 30 hours/week (Monday- Friday, 12 noon to 6:00pm). Additional hours for meetings,          planning, or special projects may be requested form the Corps Administrator.

Responsibilities

  • Recruits student volunteers from nearby colleges to help kids with English and math.
  • Plans and coordinates the after school schedule
  • Serves as a the lead contact with parents and children’s school teachers including: answering questions, welcoming, and other after school communications
  • Acts as a liaison between the after school and all other departments, communicating relevant information to the front desk staff as needed
  • Develops and implements after school policies and procedures
  • Orders any supplies needed for the after school program
  • Conducts departmental meetings
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Associate Degree in elementary education or related field preferred.
  • Two years experience working with school-age children (ages 5-12).
  • Two years experience working with multicultural children and relating to parents
  • Enthusiasm and interest in working with school-age children (ages 5-12).
  • Ability to plan and implement activities appropriate to age group and program goals.
  • Ability to practice non-punitive discipline methods.
  • Current certification of CPR, First Aid.
  • Food Handler’s Permit/or be able to apply for it in the first three months 
  • New York State or Westchester County Afterschool Program Accreditation preferred