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After School Activity Leader

  • Capital Region
  • Location:
  • Schenectady Jewish Community Center 2565 Balltown Road Niskayuna, NY, 12309 Google Maps

  • Region : Capital Region
  • Job Type : Paid
  • Minimum age : 16
  • Status : Part Time
  • Length : Permanent
  • Anticipated Start/End Dates: 09/10/2022-06/30/2023
  • Number of Available Positions: 5
  • Minimum Hours/Week: 4Hours/Week
  • Specific Days Needed: Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
  • Minimum Education: N/A
  • Area of Focus: Academic Support/Homework Help Community Service/Service Learning Leadership/Mentoring Other
  • Job Description:


    The After School Activity Leader is responsible for working with Site Directors to create an inviting environment for children during after school hours. You will be expected to engage with children, assist and/or lead various activities, actively supervise children, and ultimately present yourself as a positive role model.



    • Forming a positive working relationship with the school and JCC personnel.
    • Ensuring excellent & diverse programming
    • Forming relationships with children and parents
    • Responsible for health and safety of children
    • Keeping the site clean and organized
    • Writing memos and informing parents of activities
    • Maintaining accurate daily attendance records
    • Communicating issues with your supervisor
    • Responsible for following rules of site including lock up procedures.
    • Attending monthly staff trainings.
    • Implementation of behavior management strategies
  • Required Skills/Experience:


    Throughout the school year, when Niskayuna schools are closed, the JCC offers Vacation Day Programming at the JCC. You will be asked to work during those days. When schools are closed, have half days, or snow days you will also be asked to work. It is mandatory to attend staff trainings and site director meetings.



    • Experience working with children
    • Qualified by New York Licensing
    • A positive, upbeat spirit “can do” attitude and a great sense of fun!


    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions. This document is not to be considered a contract for employment not a guarantee of continued employment. This job description is to be used as a guideline to describe the current functions and requirements of the position. The job description many change at any time baes on business needs and/or job reorganization.

  • To the Attention of : Charlena Ward
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