Assistant Group Leader

The Committee for Hispanic Children and Families


PS59 - Afterschool
2185 Bathgate Avenue
Bronx, NY, 10457



Job Type:


Minimum age:

18 years old


Part Time



Specific Days Needed:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Number of Available Positions:


Area of Focus:

Office/Adminstrative Support

Job Description:

The Assistant Group Leader is responsible to oversee the safety and well-being of a group of 20 school-aged participants in CHCF’s after school programs as a partner with the Group Leader. Assistant Group Leaders must love children, be flexible and understanding, act as a positive role model and be a team player. Assistant Group Leaders are a critical part of the success of the after school program, as they provide direction, comfort, innovation and partnership to the after school program. Assistant Group Leaders are actively engaged in all activities and trips.


Essential Job Functions:

Supervision of students

·         Assures all students are safe

·         Act as a positive adult role model

·         Reinforce good communication and respectful behavior

·         Assist participants during homework period

·         Ensure all materials and games stay in good condition and treated with respect

·         Assist Group Leader in maintaining group control


·         Collaborate with Group Leader

·         Assist Group Leader with attendance, reports and other documentation

·         Provide input and ideas to improve and expand after-school programming

·         Communicate with Group Leader, with Site Coordinator, with teachers, with administration, and other school and program staff

·         Attend trainings and meetings when required

·         Actively engaged in all activities and trips


*Other duties assigned by Supervisor

How to Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume Email:

To the Attention of:

Human Resources

Required Skills/Experience:


·         Must love children
·         Must be responsible
·         Must be a problem solver
·         Excellent interpersonal skills
·         Must possess strong listening skills
·         Must be punctual
·         Must demonstrate ability to work well with others
·         Strong background in iOS software highly preferable
·         Knowledgeable in the use and maintenance of iPads
Minimum Educational Qualifications
·         Currently enrolled, or recently enrolled in high school or college
·         Some related experience working with children is preferred


·      Monday to Friday afternoons – must be able to make a commitment to being on time every day