We are seeking energetic and enthusiastic people to join our “Before and After School Program” staff team. This is a great opportunity for those who care to instill positive values in children while teaching them new skills. All staff will be required to follow the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility. The YMCA’s recruitment process includes comprehensive training and extensive background checks. All trainings and certification costs are provided by the YMCA.
The Y provides Maplewood and South Orange community with engaging programs including homework support, sports and games, arts and crafts and special events. Program serves the following elementary schools: Clinton, Jefferson, Marshall, Seth Boyden, South Mountain, South Mountain Annex, and Tuscan. Additionally, we have programs at the Civic House at Memorial Field in Maplewood and The South Mountain YMCA Program Center.
We are currently recruiting for the following part-time positions:
Minimum Requirements: Very organized with experience leading staff and working with children in a group setting in Before/After School programs. High school diploma required, college credits/degree preferred. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate well with parents and school staff is essential.
Group Leaders and Group Assistants
Minimum Requirement: Ability to lead and/or assist children with positive group activities in a nurturing environment. Candidates will be a positive role model ensuring safety of the children at all times.
Schedule: Monday - Friday
Before Care: some sites 7:15am - 8:30am; some sites 7:30am – 8:45am
After Care: some sites 2:15pm - 6:30pm; some sites 2:30pm – 7:00pm.
Please email resume with cover letter specifying what position you are applying.