Desired Qualifications: Education (needs to have obtained one of the following)
A high school diploma or general educational development certificate and 30 credit hours from an accredited college or university in early childhood education, child development, special education, elementary education or the human services field.
A high school diploma or general educational development certificate, including 600 or more training hours of secondary training (400 clock hours of classroom training and 200 clocked hours of supervised training in a child day care facility).
A high school diploma or general educational development certificate and 15 credit hours from an accredited college or university in early childhood education, child development, special education, elementary education or the human services field and 1 year experience with children.
A high school diploma or a general educational development certificate and completion of a post-secondary training curriculum.
A high school diploma or a general educational development certificate and 2 years experience with children.
Ability to supervise children and create activities
Experience working with children
Ability to accept guidance and supervision
Good character, integrity, adaptability enthusiasm, self-control, patience, flexibility
Responsible to: Program Development Coordinator, Children/Teen/Family Division
Mission Statement: Clubhouse exists to provide children with a safe, fun and enriching experience in a Jewish environment.
General Responsibility: Supervise children in the afterschool program.
Assists group supervisor in the implementation of daily activities under the guidance of the group supervisor
Coordinates daily activities and supervises aides in the absence of the group supervisor
Is available for Pre-Clubhouse Orientation and Monthly Staff Meetings
Creates new Clubs and Activities monthly
Manages all “run responsibilities” and check in with the Desk Manager upon arrival and departure
Is welcoming and engaging to all children and families
Develops a positive relationship with each participant
Creates an environment where all participants feel emotionally supported, safe, engaged, and are provided with new opportunities each day
Praises positive behavior and group behavior; manages undesirable behavior
Monitors cleanliness of participants and Clubhouse rooms
In matters of concern regarding participants, informs the Clubhouse Supervisor
Carries out established rules of safety regulations
Supervises all aspects of the afternoon from arrival to departure
Actively participates and assists with bus arrival supervision and parent pick up
Participates in homeroom activities and Club activities daily
Actively participated and assists participants with all aspects of Clubhouse
Facilitates homeroom and club activities
Sets a good example for Clubhouse participants including cleanliness, punctuality, sportsmanship, respect and clean up
Role models exceptional behaviors for Clubhouse participants
This is not meant to be a complete list of the responsibilities; additional responsibilities as given by supervisor also pertain
Must be able to obtain ACT 33/34, FBI clearances and mandated reporter training.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Send resume and cover letter to:
JCC of Greater Pittsburgh
Attn: Meredith Brown
5738 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Email: [email protected]