Program Aide/Group Leader

Department of Youth and Community Development


Friends of Crown Heights
188 Rochester Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11213



Job Type:


Minimum age:

21 years old


Full Time



Specific Days Needed:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Number of Available Positions:


Maximum Hours/Week:

15 hours/week

Public Transportation:

Bus (B46), Train (3/4/A/C)

Job Description:


  • A passion for working with children
  • At least 21 years old
  • Proof of high school diploma or equivalent
  • Fluent English
  • Negative TB test
  • Cleared Criminal History and Fingerprint Check
  • CPR and First Aid certification (paid training)

Summary of Duties:

  • Supervise middle school students in an after school program
  • Be a positive role model for middle school students while keeping clear boundaries
  • Play games, lead curriculum, serve snack, and help with homework
  • Ensure safety and supervision of students while having fun
  • Comply with all required policies, procedures, and regulations

How to Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume to the attention of Email:

To the Attention of:

M. Stewart

Required Skills/Experience:

 Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • Knowledge of child development
  • Group management and supervision
  • Ability to organize activities and make sound judgments
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Great team playing skills
  • The ability to think on your toes