GLOW YMCA - Alexander Elementary 3314 Buffalo St Alexander, New York, 14005 Google Maps
September through June – in accordance with Elementary School District Calendar. (Supplemental summer work available through Summer Camp and/or Summer Recreation)
Monday-Friday 6:30am-9am & 3pm-6pm. Additionally, available for staff meetings/trainings (scheduled in advance)
POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Before and After school Site Coordinator, Child Care staff will provide direction to children, assist in implementation of the program curriculum, staff are responsible for the overall safety and well-being of children in the program. Provides a quality experience to children and families that focuses on the YMCA values: honesty, respect, responsibility, and caring. This is a part-time position that averages less than 30 hours per week.
YMCA COMPETENCIES (Leader):
Mission Advancement: Accepts and demonstrates the Y’s values. Demonstrates a desire to serve others and fulfill community needs. Recruits volunteers and builds effective, supportive working relationships with them. Supports fund-raising.
Collaboration: Works effectively with people of different backgrounds, abilities, opinions, and perceptions. Builds rapport and relates well to others. Seeks first to understand the other person’s point of view, and remains calm in challenging situations. Listens for understanding and meaning; speaks and writes effectively. Takes initiative to assist in developing others.
Operational Effectiveness: Makes sound judgments, and transfers learning from one situation to another. Embraces new approaches and discovers ideas to create a better member experience. Establishes goals, clarifies tasks, plans work and actively participates in meetings. Follows budgeting policies and procedures, and reports all financial irregularities immediately. Strives to meet or exceed goals and deliver a high-value experience for members.
Personal Growth: Pursues self-development that enhances job performance. Demonstrates an openness to change, and seeks opportunities in the change process. Accurately assesses personal feelings, strengths and limitations and how they impact relationships. Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills required to perform well; uses best practices and demonstrates up-to-date knowledge and skills in technology.
This position is traditionally held before and after the school day in Batavia.
Site Coordinators must meet 1 of the following categories below for the Office of Children and Family Services and additional preferred experience working with youth in preschool or UPK settings.
Ability to plan, lead and participate in activities. Vision, hearing, speech and movement abilities in order to provide safe supervision of children at all times.