Organization: YWCA Utah
Job Summary:
Rewarding opportunity for a fun, energetic, and loving youth group leader to mentor and support children. Plan and implement of the before and after school care, “activity days” and kindergarten programs, as well as the YWCA’s Lolie Eccles Early Education Center summer camp. Help to create a safe, respectful, and empowering environment. The ideal candidate will be a flexible, hard-working, culturally sensitive team player who is passionate about working with children. Exceptional opportunities for professional growth, leadership development, and community impact as we expand our campus and life-changing work and begin our second century of service in Utah.
 Plan, implement, and facilitate daily activities and behavioral management for the children in the after school, day camps and Lolie Eccles summer camp programs.
 Assist kindergarten teacher in the daily implementation of school days.
 Co-facilitate the after-school and day camp and summer camp programs.
 Teach and reinforce appropriate social skills. Provide feedback, discipline, mentoring and emotional support.
 Assign, monitor, and reinforce individualized behavioral goals for each participant.
 Attend the Lolie Eccles staff meetings, kindergarten team meetings, and training sessions as requested.
 Manage and implement the kindergarten program in the absence of the kindergarten teacher.
 Assist in the distribution and collection of enrollment materials and daily attendance.
 Ensure the cleanliness, orderliness, and safety of the YWCA facility.
 Keep all records necessary to ensure that work is conducted in accordance with agency, contractual, and legal requirements.
 Articulate and promote high ethical and professional standards in all YWCA programs, activities and services and with all agency publics.
 Establish and maintain effective working relationships with agency staff, other key publics, and any other organizations and individuals important to the success of the YWCA’s work.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
 Commitment to empowering women and girls and eliminating racism.
 Experience in working with children is required.
 Ability to relate in a positive and nurturing way with children and adolescents.
 Applicants must be 21 years of age or older.
 Must obtain CPR/First Aid certificates and a Food Handler’s permit.
 Ability to work assigned hours on a regular basis.
 A valid Utah driver’s license, and current automobile insurance are required.
 Ability to relate positively to people of diverse ages, ethnicity, socio-economic levels, beliefs and lifestyles.

Job Details

Open Date: 01-31-2019
Close Date: 03-01-2019
Pay Rate: 12.00
Job Status: Other
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