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Kids Cafe Program Youth Leader (Part-time)

Kids Cafe Program Youth Leader (Part-time)

Job ID 
2017-3764
Job Locations 
US-NY-Corning
Category 
Social Services
Compensation 
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Compensation Min 
Compensation Max 
Type 
Regular Part-Time

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Overview

The Salvation Army is Hiring!

 

The Kids Cafe After School Program is currently seeking part-time Youth Leaders to work Monday through Friday, 2:00pm to 6:00pm. This program provides a safe drug-free environment, academic help, and life skills training for school age children. The ideal candidate is creative and compassionate, with a history of academic excellence. 

Responsibilities

  • Supervise children in accordance with the Office of Children and Family Services regulations (Section 414)
  • Implementation and supervision of those activities assigned by the Kids Café Program Director or Site Assistant.
  • Complete and implement lesson plan for activities.
  • Help children with homework.
  • Monitor meals and teach appropriate table manners.
  • Implementation of the Kids’ Café Program Health Plan, including daily health check, basic first aid, and familiarity with the emergency procedures (according to the Kids Café Program Evacuation Plan and Child’s Medical Release form).
  • Familiarity with Kids Café Program forms and the proper use of such forms (attendance sheets, Incident Report, Behavioral Support Plans, etc.) as well as policies included in the parent information handbook.
  • Behavior management for children under your care.
  • Responsibilities of a mandated reporter of NYS.
  • Submission to the Staff Supervision Policy.
  • Maintain cleanliness in areas designated for the children.
  • Be available and flexible to help in other areas.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Prior experience working with children
  • CPR certification
  • Good communication skills to include verbal and written
  • Good organizational skills