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Job Code: EO

Before/After School Age Child Care

Category: Child Care
Location: East Orange YMCA

Job Type: Part-Time

Description:

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.

We are currently recruiting for the following part-time positions for our East Orange location:

 

Site Supervisors

Site Supervisors lead the day-to-day operations at the program site, ensuring all children are actively engaged in the YMCA program.  The Site Supervisor requires a high degree of organization, and the ability to lead staff and maintain a safe and caring before and afterschool environment. 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

The Group Leader is responsible for assisting the Site Supervisor in the day to day operations of the School Age Before or After Care program site. The Group Leader provides a high level of supervision for the children in his/her care and leads or assists with activities as directed by the Site Supervisor. The Group Leader works as part of a team to ensure that a safe and caring environment is provided for all children at all times. 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.

The Assistant Group Leader is responsible for assisting the Group Leaders and Site Supervisor in the day to day operations of the School Age Before or After Care program site. The Assistant Group Leader provides a high level of supervision for the children in his/her care and leads or assists with activities as directed by the Site Supervisor. The Assistant Group Leader works as part of a team to ensure that a safe and caring environment is provided for all 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.

 

 

Benefits:

Professional development opportunities and complimentary use of YMCA facilities.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA/employer M/F/D/V. Employment is subject to extensive background check. 

 

Requirements:

Please see requirements for each position.