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Job Type: Part-Time Position
Location: 3001 Princeton Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19149
OST GROUP LEADER
3001 Princeton Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19149
Group Leader will implement and lead all daily program activities in the after-school and summer programs for assigned age group. This includes supervising, mentoring, and engaging school age youth in all programmatic activities. Also responsible for the preparation and distribution of snacks/meals to students and facilitating social, educational, and cultural group activities and is also responsible for implementing specific Project Based Learning (PBL) and 21st CCLC activities daily.
•Directly from the OST Group Supervisor/Assistant Director
•Indirectly from the OST Director
May, at the discretion of the Group Supervisors/Assistant Director and OST Director, supervise youth leaders and volunteers
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSABILITIES:
•Leads and engages ALL assigned youth in daily recreational, social, and educational activities that includes PBL and 21st CCLC activities
•Assist the OST Group Supervisor/Assistant Director or Director with the recruitment and resignation process of children and youth
•Ensures that the assigned group meets ratio requirements
•Assists children with daily sign in/sign out procedure
•Prepares and distributes snacks/meals to students daily
•Provides individualized and group tutoring during the “Help with Homework” portion of after-school program
•Responsible for working with the OST Group Supervisor/Assist Director and OST Director to ensure the program has proper materials and resources to conduct daily programming
•Arrives to work on time, motivated, and enthusiastic to work with assigned children
•Accompanies and supervises children/youth on field trips
•Agreement to participate and be made available for 15-20 hours of professional development every year during employment
•Develop positive relationships with children, parents, colleagues, supervisors, administrators, and when applicable, the school day teachers of students in assigned group
•Participate in staff meetings as established by OST Director or Group Supervisor/Assistant Director
•Performs other duties and tasks as assigned by the OST Group Supervisor/Assistant Director or OST Director
•Knowledge of and orientation to agency mission and philosophy
•Requires a minimum H.S. Diploma or GED. Preferably the candidate will have or is currently pursuing the following:
◦Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood or Elementary Education
◦CDA (Childhood Development Associate) Credential
◦SACC (School Aged Care Credential)
•Willingness (for candidates that do not have the three items listed above) to enroll in a CDA or SACC program and complete the course within their first year of hire
•At least 2 years experience working with children
•MUST have updated (within the year) FBI, Child Abuse and Criminal Background Check
•Must be motivated to learn and grow in an educational environment; and be willing to continually increase knowledge in the field of Early Childhood Education
•Ability to relate well to children, OST staff, teachers, and parents
•Demonstrated ability to serve as a positive role model
•Enthusiastic and passionate about working with children
The men and women employed by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia are dedicated professionals who endeavor to support the mission of the Archdiocese in many diverse areas including spiritual ministry, formation, social work, education and administrative services. We are an equal opportunity employer who continually seeks qualified, dedicated and passionate individuals to support the mission and services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
Interested candidates should send all resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org