Evening Program Activity Specialist

Henry Street Settlement

Location:

Henry Street Settlement
265 Henry Street
New York, NY, 10002

Borough:

Manhattan

Job Type:

Paid

Status:

Part Time

Last Day to Apply:

01/01/2019

Length:

Temporary

Public Transportation:

Bus, Train

Job Description:

•On selected days, work with other specialist in the classroom using a co-teaching model and on the remaining days lead the class in enrichment, recreation, and Social Emotional Learning activities. •Plan and execute appropriate hands-on inquiry based projects, enrichment, and recreation experiences •Provide group and individual instruction utilizing curriculum created and provided •Find/create opportunities for students to expand and build upon their interests •Distribute materials and information relevant to the activity •Maintain records of all participants and activities including attendance sheets and progress within the activity •Review and assess individual students via surveys, observation, double entry journals, etc. •Prepare students for sharing’s, culminating events, and exhibits •Attend mandatory trainings in compliance with NYC DOH regulations •Provide Henry Street Settlement with all of the required paperwork, certifications, and support documents in compliance with NYC DOH regulations

How to Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume to the attention of Email: jobs@henrystreet.org.

To the Attention of:

Cassandra Walker

Required Skills/Experience:

•High School Diploma and enrollment in college in a related field (Education/Human Development/Sociology/etc.) required •Minimum of two (2) years’ experience working in after-school or evening program settings •Strong knowledge of education and social emotional development practices •Thorough knowledge of appropriate skill development strategies for students grades 6-12 •Interest in providing quality hands-on, inquiry based projects, enrichment, and recreation experiences to youth in grades 6-12 •Experience working with youth from diverse backgrounds •Ability to work with students from a variety of academic backgrounds and skill levels •Strong organizational, multitask, and follow through skills •Self-motivated ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure •Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills •Flexible and positive team-oriented attitude with a professional attitude and demeanor •Must be able to be on site by 6pm, Monday to Friday •Ability to attend some daytime meetings and trainings •Must be able to work on select holidays