Full-Time Opportunity to work in our school age program! $300.00 sign on bonus!
Through the end of May, we’ll start you off with a $150 bonus just for joining our team, and add another $150 bonus after just 3 months with us.
The Schenectady YMCA is hiring! We will be offering a School Age Program at Jefferson Elementary School, starting this winter and we are excited to have you join our team! The Site Supervisor plans, manages, and supervises a developmentally appropriate childcare program at one small site (less than 30 youths). Creates positive, nurturing relationships with children and parents/caregivers. Promotes and supports the potential of all youth at site and facilitates peer-to-peer connections as part of the overall after school childcare experience.
BA/BS is preferred. School Age Child Care Credential OR AAS OR Two years of College with 18 credits in child development, elementary education, physical education, recreation or related field.
Two years direct experience with children under age 13 required.
One year of experience in a supervisory capacity required.
Submission of NYS Medical Statement of Childcare Staff Form documenting physician clearance to work in a childcare setting as well as TB Test which meets Health and Social Service requirement.
Maintain 30 hours of childcare related training every two years.
Child Abuse Prevention for Supervisory Staff; CPR; First Aid; AED; Blood borne Pathogens to be completed within 30 days of hire.
Excellent organizational, communication and problem solving skills. Basic knowledge of computers.
Ability to relate effectively to diverse groups of people from all social and economic segments of the community.
PROGRAM SCHEDULE TIMES:
Monday through Friday 7am – 10am and 1pm-6pm
2 - 3 years: Child Care
Certificate or better in Early Childhood Education or related field
Associates or better in Education or related field
High School Diploma/GED or better
Licenses & Certifications
Adult & Pediatric CPR/AED
Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest
Leader: Inspires teammates to follow them
Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals