Carroll Kids Afterschool Counselor

Carroll Kids Afterschool Program - Brooklyn, NY

30+ days agoPart-time

P.S. 58’s Carroll Kids is hiring part-time counselors with a weekly load of 15 to 30 hours for its Afterschool Program. This program serves students of elementary school levels, offering homework coaching, general enrichment, activities and physical play.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Plan, supervise and implement developmentally appropriate experiences for the Carroll Kids based on the goals of the program.
  • Create a consistent learning environment that provides for emotional, cognitive, social and physical growth in children.
  • Maintain accurate, up to date records for attendance and parent-student communication.
  • Regularly design and share activities to provide choices for safe yet challenging opportunities for students to interact, play, learn, and create.
  • Assist with curriculum and program design, as necessary, on an ongoing basis and make quality improvement suggestions to the program coordinator and/or director.
  • Occasionally lead field trips and be responsible for off-site supervision and the safe transport of children.
  • Communicate on an ongoing basis with all staff members to establish and maintain systems of shared supervision.
  • Be a role model to children and staff by maintaining a positive attitude when interacting with children.
  • Be a role model to all colleagues to ensure a safe and respectful environment.
  • Relate to individual students in a warm and friendly way while maintaining the necessary discipline to serve a group of diverse children in order for them to feel safe, cared for and happy to attend Carroll Kids.

Job Requirements and Successful Candidate Profile:
Individuals with a high school degree who are working towards a bachelor's degree with a major in Child Development, Education, Psychology, English, Math, Sciences, and Social Sciences, etc. are welcome to apply.

Maturity, reliability, a strong sense of safety, an affinity for active engagement, and being a cooperative team player, are essential characteristics required for the above position.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $16.00 to $20.00 /hour

Experience:

  • child care: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • High school (Required)

Language:

  • french (Required)
  • english (Required)