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Jump start your career in Childcare and Education! This part-time role has potential for upward mobility for those with a passion for working with kids. Opportunities available state-wide!


Under the supervision of the Childcare or Program Director, the youth worker is responsible for assisting with the development and effective operation of a quality school-age childcare

program that complies with current Delacare rules for school-age centers. 


Essential Functions  

  • Perform all job responsibilities in compliance with current state licensing requirements for
  • school age child care centers; address non-compliance issues as needed or directed. 
  • Perform all job responsibilities in compliance with current state licensing requirements for
  • school age child care centers; address non-compliance issues as needed or directed. 
  • Assist Childcare or Program Director in effectively delivering a variety of age-appropriate programs and activities, which reflect Boys & Girls Club’s five core program areas and Youth Development Strategy, for children ages 6 – 12. 
  • Help ensure safe implementation of all programs and activities. This involves, but is not limited to: condition of equipment and facilities, age-appropriateness, ability levels, weather, appropriate use of equipment and supplies.
  • Assist Childcare or Program Director in supervising children within guidelines established by Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware, and in compliance with applicable state licensing regulations. 
  • Assist Childcare or Program Director in maintaining productive relationships with parents, school faculty and administrators and staff, and other visitors to the Club. 
  • Present yourself as a positive role model for children at all times.
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  • Consistently adhere to the policies and practices of BGCDE OCCL and Delaware STARS. 
  • Contribute toward development of a positive identity and strong presence for the Boys & Girls
  • Club in the community. 
  • Assume other tasks, assignments and responsibilities as needed or directed. 


Minimum Qualifications 

18 years of age or older 

Must have School Age Site Assistant Certificate  

Must be able to pass an FBI clearance, State of Delaware Criminal History Background Check, National and State Sexual Abuse 

Registry check, and National and State Child Abuse Registry Check per DelaCare

regulations. 

Click on this link to get more information on levels of certification:  https://www.doe.k12.de.us/cms/lib/DE01922744/Centricity/Domain/534/SA%20Qualifications%20for%20Packets%20for%202015.pdf 

Environmental and Working Conditions:  

Environmental and working conditions vary from indoors

to outdoors; various meeting locations in and out of the Club; occasional

statewide travel (e.g. training). Employees

are subject to transfer from one department to another and from one club/school

site to another as the needs of the organization change. 


 Physical and Mental Requirements:  

  • Maintain a high energy level.  
  • Be comfortable working with children ages 6-12 in varying levels of physical activity. 
  • Frequently lifts, carries or otherwise moves and positions objects weighing up to 25 pounds when preparing rooms for activities. 
  • Typically bends, stoops, walks and sometimes runs on a regular basis while interacting with children in various activities throughout the day.  
  • Ability to perform duties effectively under stressful conditions; ability to make decisions quickly and accurately with tact and impartiality 
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions and communicate effectively both verbally and in writing 

Work hours: Two shifts available - Monday through Friday, 6:30am- 8:30am- 3:00pm- 6:00pm

may be required to work full day shifts on school closing days.  

Salary: $10.08-$12.50/hourly plus temporary $3.00/hour hazard pay

 

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

Temperature screenings

Social distancing guidelines in place

COVID precautionary questions and facial coverings.

Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

 

Note: The information presented indicates the general nature and level of work expected of employees in this classification.  It is not designed to contain, nor is it to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, qualifications and objectives required of employees assigned to this job. 

Boys and Girls Clubs of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Boys and Girls Clubs of Delaware does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.


Please visit https://www.bgclubs.org/careers/ for other opportunities!

 



   










 


Jump start your career in Childcare and Education! This part-time role has potential for upward mobility for those with a passion for working with kids. Opportunities available state-wide!


Under the supervision of the Childcare or…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    June 28, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    May 3, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

$10 - $12temporary $3.00/hour hazard pay in addition to hourly rate

Benefits

Paid PTO

Paid PTO

Location

On-site
115 N Race St, Georgetown, DE 19947, USA

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