Catholic Charities is seeking Youth Development Associate - Multiple Positions for the 2018-2019 School Year
The Youth Development Associate (YDA) is the primary staff position in the Catholic Charities' After School Program.
The YDA who works with younger students will be a generalist and provide programming using preset curricula in literacy, STEM, Social skills and others with a set group of 10 students.
The YDA working with older students may be a specialist in an area such as arts, music, crafting, social skills/youth development, STEM, or others and work with different groups of students during the week.
Work hours are during the school year. Some summer hours may be available It is a part-time position working up to 15 hours weekly during the school year with the possibility of more hours during the summer season. School year hours are between 3:30pm to 6:30pm, Monday through Friday.
There is one week of professional development at the start of each program year (early September). Summer staff will have two weeks of program planning/professional development in June. There are also monthly professional development opportunities
Hours: Working up to 15 hours per week in after school program during the school year.
Classroom management and/or group facilitation skills
Able to work with urban children and youth
Bilingual Spanish capability is a plus.
Provide academic support via homework help to an assigned group of students assisted by high school program interns at least 4 afternoons a week for 45 minutes.
Provide enrichment instruction to an assigned group of elementary age students in an after school program Monday through Friday during the school year.
Take daily attendance using required forms and submit attendance on a daily basis to the Program Coordinator.
Ensure sequenced lesson plans are in place with measurable outcomes. Be able to document achievement among the program participants.
Provide enrichment program activities to two assigned groups of students for a Prepare sequenced lesson plans with measurable outcomes.
Document achievement among the program participants.
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