The Beacons School Success Lead Staff is responsible for assisting with developing, planning, leading, and evaluating group experiences. This position operates at a specific school success site. The incumbent provides quality recreational experiences for children that focus on the YMCA core values: honesty, respect, responsibility, and caring.
Assist the School Success Program Director with the develping, planning, supervising, and implementing cirriculum and program activities.
Assist in the promotion of the program including calendars, newsletters, and other forms of communication with parents and the community.
Provide work direction to program staff, volunteers and community partners while on duty.
Evaluate the program on a continuous basis and recommend needed changes to the School Success Program Director.
Make ongoing systematic observations and evaluations of each child.
Ensure that the site is kept clean and organized.
Perform administrative activities to support the program, including record and file maintenance, administer evaluation, registration, release forms, and emergency forms.
Maintain CACFP and Minnesota Department of Health Licensing for meals and snacks, if applicable.
Minimum age of 18.
Minimum 6 months experience working with school aged children.
Experience and/or education in child development, child guidance, human relations, communication, or recreational programs.
Certifications required within 30 days of hire: Adult and child CPR or CPR/PR; First Aid; and AED.
Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, and implement school age recreation programs.
Excellent interpersonal communications and mediation skills.
Willingness to work with people of diverse populations.
Demonstrated commitment to working with school age children in a recreational setting.
Degree in education, recreation or field related to child care
Knowledge of CACFP Program requirements
Lead and participate in activities that may include running, throwing, and kicking.
Set up tables weighing up to 50 lbs.
Ymca Twin Cities