Program Assistant (Part-Time) to kids Cafe Program

The Salvation Army of the Syracuse Area Ridgewood, NY

About the Job

Overview The Program Assistant to Kids Café programs is responsible for the successful operation of the After-school and summer day camp program. He/She recruits children and volunteer from nearby colleges and High Schools to assist with reading and math. He/She will also train and manage them and ensure a quality program. This position is requires acknowledgement of The Salvation Army Mission. Hours: 25 Hours/ week (Monday- Friday, 1:30pm to 6:30 pm.) Additional hours for Corps Cadet Class, planning or special projects may request from the Corps Officer. Responsibilities + Assist in supervising all aspects of Homework Club Program and summer day camp, including volunteer. + Ability to plan and implement activities appropriate to age group and programs goals. + Teach and lead the Corps Cadet, Adventure Corps, Sunbeams, Girl Guard Programs following TSA “Booth Youth” guidelines. + Carry out established rules of behavior and discipline. + Maintain program data and children’s files. + Develops and implements after school policies and procedures. + Participate in the planning and leadership of regular and special youth worship services. + Other duties as assigned. Qualifications + Associate Degree in elementary education or related field preferred. + Two year experience working with Children and Youth Ministry. + Strong knowledge of Computer software and systems a necessity + Excellent understanding and written communication skills (Math, basic algebra sciences etc.) + Excellent understanding of child development + Current verification of CPR, First Aids. + Willingness to learn new concepts/ ideas. + Must be bilingual (English/ Spanish) + Ability to teach music and creative arts class Job ID2017-3789 CategoryCommunity and Social Services Compensation MinUSD $11.00/Hr. Compensation MaxUSD $13.00/Hr. TypeRegular Part-Time