Group Leader - Multicultural Afterschool Program

New Settlement Apartments

Location:

New Settlement Apartments
1512 Townsend Ave. New Settlement Apartments
Bronx, NY, 10452

Borough:

Bronx

Job Type:

Paid

Minimum age:

18 years old

Status:

Part Time

Length:

Permanent

Specific Days Needed:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Minimum Hours/Week:

16 hours/week

Number of Available Positions:

3

Maximum Hours/Week:

22 hours/week

Public Transportation:

Bus (BX 1, BX 2), Train (4,B,D)

Minimum Education:

College or graduate level student

Area of Focus:

Academic Support/Homework Help, Arts (Visual, Music, Dance, Theater), Computers/Technology, Sports/Recreation/Fitness

Job Description:

 Program Overview and Position Description:

The Group Leader implements and develops daily activities for 20 participants, ages 6-7 years old, in New Settlement Apartments Multi-Cultural After School Program (MASP). The Group Leader works closely, assigns and monitors tasks given to the Group Leader Assistant and Junior Assistants. During the after school, we balance academic enrichment and leadership development through hand-on projects and theme-based learning that encourages critical thinking and creativity.

 

How to Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume to the attention of Email: masp@newsettlement.org
Mail:
1512 Townsend Ave. New Settlement Apartments
Bronx, NY, 10452
United States

To the Attention of:

Anyela Duarte

Required Skills/Experience:

 Experience, Education & Skills Required: Applicants must have experience working with youth (volunteer work will be considered). Knowledge of and interest in the arts, science, engineering, mathematics, healthy living and physical education required.  Applicants must have experience developing and leading elementary-school level activities for children; have strong planning and organizational skills; team leadership, behavioral management, and conflict resolution skills; have the ability to supervise in facilitation of daily lesson plans and activities. Teamwork and hands-on teaching ability is a must. College or graduate level student. Bilingual Spanish/English a plus.

 

Salary and Benefits Offered:

The position is a part-time, temporary position for 17.5 hours weekly. Hourly rate: $12.50.  Must be available for program time Monday-Friday from 1:45-5:30 p.m. and 13 holidays when the schools are closed from 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Planning time hours are flexible.  Immediate opening. Starting date: 9/8/17. Potential opportunity for full-time position during the summer.

 

Overview of New Settlement Apartments and Community Services:

New Settlement Apartments is a non-profit, mixed-income housing and community service organization. We work towards active commitment to neighborhood revitalization, community building and organizing, and positive youth development.  New Settlement currently provides year-round educational, cultural and recreational programs and social services to over 13,500 youth and adults who live in the Southwest Bronx.

 

To apply:

Send cover letter and resume to Anyela Duarte, After School Program Director,

New Settlement Apts., 1512 Townsend Avenue, Bronx, NY 10452. 

Fax: 718-294-4085

Email: masp@newsettlement.org

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