Program Aide - NE_Boys and Girls Club 1-350
Work in an after-school and summer program that
aligns in-school and out-of-school learning, provides academic support and
enrichment opportunities through high yield learning activities. Program Aides
deliver programming in Academic Success, Good Character & Citizenship and
Healthy Lifestyles. Program Aides are expected to leverage volunteers and other
community resources, and engage parents to enhance programming. Supervises
sporting events and transports passengers
in a Salvation Army vehicle. Assist in maintaining facilities, equipment and
This job description should not be interpreted
as all inclusive. It is intended to
identify the essential functions and requirements of this position. The incumbent may be requested to perform
job-related responsibilities and tasks other than those stated in this job
Care Responsibilities (40%)
Provides constant care for the needs of
the children in an efficient, clean, loving, safe, secure and healthy manner.
Prepares and serves children snacks and
meals; ensures that children receive nutritional and tasteful food; provides
positive, relaxed atmosphere during children’s mealtime encouraging
Exhibits control of the children and,
when needed, displays proper discipline techniques.
Prepares and maintains up-to-date
records and required reports (attendance, development progress, discipline
reports, etc.); assists as needed with data entry in member tracking system.
Ensures the accountability, security and
safety of children participating in after school activities and field trips;
reports all accidents to the supervisor in an accurate and timely manner.
Administers basic first aid as
necessary; reports any health issues with supervisor in accordance to policies
Planning, and Teaching Lessons (30%)
Implements lesson plans which are
age-group program specific; utilizes age-group appropriate discovery areas,
enriched with program-specific activities, including teacher-made materials and
Determines appropriate supplies and
materials for lesson plans and recreational activities; ensures the children's
safety in utilizing the same.
Provides opportunities for physical and
mental stimulation through both inside and outside learning activities.
Maintains the after-school materials in
an orderly fashion; maintains accountability for any supplies necessary for
after school programs.
Supervises and coaches games; leads and
motivates plyers to exhibit good sportsmanship.
Transports or assists with transporting
children whenever needed; ensures the safety and protection of children at all
Assists in leading children on field
Cleans the kitchen, classrooms, table, vehicles,
floors, etc. in accordance with established sanitary standards.
Assists in maintaining the cleanliness
and orderliness of facilities and grounds.
participates in regularly scheduled in-service training sessions.
Reports any injuries
to supervisor immediately and instructs injured party to complete an incident
Performs other duties as assigned.
Materials and Equipment:
General Office Equipment Playground Equipment Kitchen Equipment
After School Equipment Classroom Equipment
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of the principles and practices of
Child Behavior and Development.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of
First Aid and C.P.R and ability to ensure the safety of children.
Ability to present a positive and professional
image of The Salvation Army.
Ability to teach children Christian values as
well as general childhood education curriculum.
Ability to plan, develop and implement
effective childhood programs and activities.
Ability to meet attendance
Ability to read, write and
communicate the English language effectively.
Ability to observe children and
ensure their safety.
Ability to drive a Salvation
Army vehicle safely observing all laws, regulations, and policies.
Ability to drive a
Salvation Army vehicle.
Education and Experience:
High school diploma
or G.E.D. required,
Two years experience
teaching child development programs,
combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge,
skills and abilities.
Valid State Drivers License
CPR and First Aid Certification (or ability to
obtain within established timeframe)
Physical Requirements/Work Conditions:
Duties are usually
performed by combinations of sitting, standing and walking on a frequent change
Limited amount of physical
effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting and carrying light
objects (less than 25 lbs.) frequently.
Work is performed in
an indoor and outdoor recreational environment where there may be physical
discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with
noise, dust, dirt and the like.
- Job Family NSC-NON-EXEMPT
- Pay Type Hourly
- Min Hiring Rate $8.75
- Max Hiring Rate $8.75
- Required Education High School
- Job Start Date Wednesday, May 29, 2019
- NSC - Conway, SC 1413 2ND AVE 29526, CONWAY, South Carolina, United States of America