Organization: YWCA Utah
Job Title: Afterschool Group Leader

Department: Children’s Services

Pay Rate: $15-$16 (depending on experience)

Part-Time during the school year (full-time available if preferred), Full time during the summer

Main hour requirements (Monday –Thursday 2:00-6:30, Friday 1:00-5:30) as well as occasional evening activities until 7:30

Organization Overview

Since 1906 YWCA Utah has been a voice for women, a force for change, and a place for hope. Our enduring belief is that better lives for women – all women – will lead to stronger families and communities. YWCA is Utah’s most comprehensive provider of family violence services; our programs include walk-in services and a crisis line, emergency shelter, transitional housing, children’s programs, and a vast array of supportive services. In addition to our work in the area of family violence, the YWCA also reaches out broadly into the community with offerings for every woman, including a nationally accredited child care and early education center, leadership opportunities for women at all life stages, and opportunities to participate more fully in civic life.

The mission of YWCA Utah is to empower women, eliminate racism,

and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

YWCA Utah is an equal employment opportunity employer and values a diverse workplace.


In addition to being a part of an organization dedicated to race & gender equity in Utah, benefits of working at YWCA include:

Paid parental leave

Free Childcare for 1 child offered based on availability

Generous package of vacation, sick, and bereavement time available to all employees (amount accrued varies based on hours/week)

Health and dental insurance eligibility for employees, partners, and dependents

11 paid holidays

Employer retirement contribution of up to 10.5% of gross annual salary when eligible

Professional development with internal and external training opportunities

Discounted, on-site, community early child education (based on availability)

Free Employee Assistance Program providing counseling options to employees, partners, and dependents

Position Summary

The After School Program Staff will assist in the planning and running of after school program for children grades kindergarten-6th and teen program for middle school and high school children living in the YWCA shelter and KRH Housing Program. Additionally, this staff will assist with occasional evening activities. Generally, hours will be until 6:30pm and 7:30pm.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Assist Afterschool Coordinator in planning and managing the daily activities and behavioral management for the after-school, summer camp, and teen programs.

Assist in Teen Program; mentoring teens while providing age-appropriate lessons and activities.

Teach, reinforce and model age-appropriate social skills, provide mentoring and emotional support.

Provide constructive feedback, redirection, and discipline related to individual behaviors.

Assist in the distribution and collection of enrollment materials and daily attendance. Input participant information into database.

Report to Afterschool Coordinator or the Children’s Services Assistant Director any parent or child concerns or complaints, suspicions of child abuse/neglect, extreme acting out behaviors, health and safety concerns.

Maintain compliance to Child Care Licensing, Feder

Job Details

Open Date: 02-10-2023
Close Date: 03-31-2023
Pay Rate: $15-$16/hr
Job Status: Part Time
PDF of Job Description: Download file


Utgoff, Margaret
Salt Lake City