Full Job Description
The YMCA of South Florida’s Youth Development Team is hiring Tutors for the 2019/2020 school year. Tutors works with students in individual and group settings, tutoring them in a variety of educational subjects. The Tutor works closely with the Site Director to ensure academic components of the program are being met.
Planning, supervising and implementing programs in accordance with policies, procedures, philosophy and core values of the YMCA.
Demonstrate, model and gear program to the needs of individual children with concerns for their interests, disabilities, special talents, and developmentally appropriate activities.
Work with school personnel to get evaluations, progress reports and referrals as needed for children enrolled in the program.
Maintain excellent communication with parents regarding activities, progress, achievements, classroom behavior, and / or concerns.
Ensure that the arrangement, appearance, decor, and environment of the classroom are conducive to learning
Conduct formal parent /teacher conferences to discuss child’s progress.
Conduct and maintains accurate assessment records for each child utilizing anecdotal notes, example of children’s work and assessment forms.
Attend functions such as staff meetings and program events.
Participate in ongoing professional developmental training programs.
Complies with all licensing and grants requirement and regulations.
High School Diploma,
Currently enrolled in college or a college degree in Early Childhood education or related field preferred.
Experience working with school age children is preferable but not required.
Knowledge of developmental needs of the age groups.
Ability to teach and assist students in a variety of educational subjects.
Ability to attend all relevant YMCA trainings.
Ability to interact and communicate with individuals at all levels.
Ability to be creative in delivering tutoring activities to participants.
Leadership skills necessary to provide stability and program continuity for the counselors and children in the program.
Bilingual, fluent in English and Spanish, preferred.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Products (i.e. Word and Excel).
Organized and detail oriented.
As a condition of employment, you will be required to submit to and satisfactorily clear a thorough Level II fingerprinting background screening.
The YMCA of South Florida is a Drug Free Workplace and is committed to the policy of Equal Opportunity prohibiting discrimination in employment because of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, political affiliation, age or disability.
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