The West Suburban YMCA is looking for energetic and reliable people to join our team as a part of our Out-of-School program. Want to work for a fun organization that makes a difference in children's lives on a daily basis? Apply today!
POSITION SUMMARY: Provides direct supervision of a group of children in a state licensed after school program. Provides a quality experience to children and parents focused on YMCA core values: honesty, respect, responsibility, and caring.
Supervises a group of children.
Plans and implements program activities that are culturally relevant, developmentally appropriate and consistent with YMCA values.
Adheres to YMCA and state (EEC) standards including safety and cleanliness.
Attends staff meetings and trainings.
Follows YMCA and EEC policies and procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary situations, child abuse prevention and emergencies.
Maintains positive relations with parents and other staff. Models relationship-building skills in all interactions.
Previous experience working with children and leading large groups.
Child Abuse Prevention training.
CPR, First Aid, AED certifications within 30 days of hire date.
EEC trainings/registration within 30 days of hire date.
Ability to relate effectively to diverse groups of people from all social and economic segments of the community.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Ability to plan, lead and participate in a range of activities in a variety of outdoor/indoor settings.
WHY WORK FOR THE YMCA?[
The YMCA achieves its mission one person at a time. The greatest source of energy for the YMCA is our staff. Our staff contributes to the advancement of the YMCA's vision by meeting the needs of the people in our communities. Guided daily by the core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility, our staff create an environment where everyone aspires to be their best.
The West Suburban YMCA is a charitable organization that welcomes all by creating a community that serves individuals of any age, race, gender, religion, heritage, economic circumstance, or physical ability. We focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility to ensure all children, adults and families are healthy, confident and connected.
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