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Published 13 days ago

May 15, 2020
April 30, 2020
$17/hr


Job Title: Summer Seasonal Youth Program Assistant

Reports To: Youth Program Manager

Status: Temporary/Seasonal, Part-Time, Non-Exempt

Posting Closes: April 30, 2020

Start Date: May 15, 2020

End Date: August 7, 2020


The Crucible, Northern California’s most innovative and diverse industrial arts education center and creative arts community, seeks applicants to join our team as Summer Seasonal Youth Program Assistants.

 

Summary: Under the direction of the Youth Program Manager, Summer Seasonal Youth Program Assistants are responsible for the facilitation and support of six weeks of Youth Summer Camps at The Crucible, from June 15th-July 30th, 2020 (no camp June 29th-July 3rd), with some training in early June and some wrap up at the beginning of August, plus a one-day training in May (date tbd). Summer Seasonal Youth Program Assistants work approximately 20-37.5 hours per week.

 

Specific Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Attend all trainings and orientations as needed, including First Aid/CPR, Free Lunch training, Professional Development trainings, Program Assistant orientation
  • Set-up and manage facility for camp operations
  • Support and manage studio safety rules and class agreements
  • Provide supervision for students in facility
  • Treat first aid incidents and report about incidents
  • Facilitate free lunch program
  • Support faculty needs inside the classroom
  • Support administrative operations of camp such as check-in and check-out, student in- take forms, evaluations and incident reports
  • Communicate with parents/guardians as needed
  • Help oversee volunteer support in classrooms
  • Collaborate with Studio Operations Technicians around facility safety and support
  • Support documentation of camp experience through photography and evaluation
  • Provide supervision for students walking to BART
  • Set up and facilitate the gallery exhibition at the end of each camp week
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Fine and industrial arts experience preferred
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team
  • Good verbal and written communication skills specifically in youth-oriented settings
  • Ability to work with a high degree of accuracy, to prioritize and work on several projects concurrently
  • Strong time management skills
  • Demonstrated commitment and ability in working with populations that are both economically and ethnically diverse
  • Youth development, non-profit, educational, and/or industrial arts experience preferred
  • Previous experience working with youth required
  • A.A. degree or some college required, BA/BS preferred

Compensation: $17.00/hour


This is a part-time, non-exempt position based in Oakland, California. The Crucible is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all persons, especially those who bring the benefits of diversity to the organization. Women, people of color, people who identify as LGBTQIA, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 


How to Apply

Please email cover letter, resume, link to Linkedin page, and three reference contacts (PDF format) to human.resources@thecrucible.org. 

Subject line: Summer Seasonal Youth Program Assistant

No faxes or calls please!


The Crucible http://www.thecrucible.org



Job Title: Summer Seasonal Youth Program Assistant

Reports To: Youth Program Manager

Status: Temporary/Seasonal, Part-Time, Non-Exempt

Posting Closes: April 30, 2020

Start Date: May 15, 2020

End Date: August 7, 2020


The Crucible, Northern…

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  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Temporary

How to Apply

Please email cover letter, resume, link to Linkedin page, and three reference contacts (PDF format) to human.resources@thecrucible.org. 

Subject line: Summer Seasonal Youth Program Assistant

No faxes or calls please!

Please email cover letter, resume, link to Linkedin page, and three reference contacts (PDF format) to human.resources@thecrucible.org. 

Subject line: Summer Seasonal Youth Program…

Location

1260 7th Street, Oakland, CA 94607

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