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After-School Group Leader – P.S. 150Q (Part-Time) 

The Group Leader will be in charge of a group of children and will be responsible for the overall care and safety of the children. They will be responsible for conducting age-appropriate activities alongside the group’s Instructors. 

The Group Leader will report directly to the Program Director. 

This position will be a part of Youth and Family Services offered at Sunnyside Community Services, which includes a pre-kindergarten program, after-school programs for elementary and middle school students, high school job readiness, career readiness, and enrichment programming, and Adult and Immigrant Services. 

Responsibilities 

  • Supervise a group of K–-5th grade children along with the Instructor, and provide for the safety and well-being of participants. 
  • Assist with age-appropriate lesson plans relevant to program themes. 
  • Assist with presentations and visuals for participants. 
  • Assist Instructor with lesson plans and presentations. 
  • Assist with homework help and track completion of participant assignments. 
  • Assist with lesson/activity for the day; assist and engage participants and lead by example. 
  • Tailor the curriculum for each level of instruction to match student needs. 
  • Help prepare materials and examples in advance for student understanding during activities. 
  • Assist with planning and preparation of special event and projects. 
  • Meet regularly with supervisor and other staff members to share best practices and address challenges. 
  • Attend essential workshops and mandated training. 
  • Maintain the cleanliness of program space and ensure program supplies are well organized and in good condition. 
  • Follow through with COVID protocols, including the disinfection of areas and materials used and student health checks/hand washing.  

Qualifications 

  • Must be 18 years old or older. 
  • High school diploma required; some college of relevant degree preferred. 
  • Teaching experience with a minimum of two years of experience in an after-school environment. 
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills, with the ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines. 
  • Must be available and willing to work in a hybrid model. 
  • This position begins as soon as possible. After-school staff are expected to be committed to the position until the end of the school year in June. 

Hours: 2:15 – 6 pm, and 13 pre-selected holidays (8 am – 6 pm) 

Dates: September 12, 2022 – June 30, 2023 

Location: P.S. 150Q  

How to Apply 
E-mail a cover letter and resume to Lizzette Mejia at LMejia@scsny.org. Please indicate “After-School Group Leader” in the email subject line. 

Please Note: If hired, Sunnyside Community Services requires proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. 

Sunnyside Community Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

Location: 

Sunnyside Community Services

Post date: 

July 27, 2022


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