Elementary School Youth Educator

Home Jobs Elementary School Youth Educator

Elementary School Youth Educator

  • New York City, Manhattan
  • Location:
  • Elliott Center 441 W 26th St New York, New York, 10001 Google Maps

  • Region : New York City Manhattan
  • Job Type : Paid
  • Status : Part Time
  • Length : Temporary
  • Area of Focus: Academic Support/Homework Help
  • Job Description:

    Hudson Guild is looking for a Youth Educator for Elementary School with a fun-loving and open-minded attitude. We are seeking an individual who always puts kids first and goes beyond their comfort zone to inspire and motivate children! In this role, Youth Educators will be responsible for leading group instruction and activities in an after-school setting for ages 5 – 11. You will be responsible for the daily leadership of a designated group. This could include but is not limited to adherence to the daily schedule, leading trips, developing culminating events, communicating with parents, collaborating with the team, etc.

    REQUIREMENTS: Must have a minimum of an Associate Degree or qualifying credits and be at least 18 years of age. Must possess two or more years of experience and/or training in, education, elementary school youth, recreation and/or any other youth services field. Must have strong classroom management skills. Develop lesson plans. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Must have adaptability in the workplace; including but not limited to working remotely and providing youth services and support through virtual platforms.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree. 2 or more years of relevant experience. Expertise in a special area (STEM, Recreation, Art, Music, Dance, Chess, Cooking, etc.)


    • Research, develop and execute fun and engaging lesson plans (activities) to create opportunities for discovery, learning, adventure and recreation.
    • Provide group and/or individual assistance to youth in their learning and engagement as well as supporting their development.
    • Participate in indoor and outdoor activities assisting with daily set-up, daily clean up, and overall procedures.
    • Use behavior management strategies to address misbehaviors effectively, promptly communicate behavior incidents with supervisors and other necessary staff and provide guidance and behavior modification as needed.
    • Serve as a role model for all participants in our program.
    • Complete necessary reports to track student progress and participation; daily attendance logs, pick-up sign-in sheets, etc.
    • Responsible for area materials, room organization and reporting misused/damaged materials to the supervisor.
    • Professionally communicate with all staff, guardians, children, and community members in a polite and respectful manner.
    • Uphold program policies and procedures while promoting an inclusive, welcoming and respectful environment that embraces the diversity of all staff, participants and stakeholders.
    • Actively participate in mandatory professional development training and meetings.
    • Perform other related duties as assigned

    HOURS: Sample schedule – After School – M-F 1pm – 6:30pm. – Subject to change. THIS IS AN IN-PERSON POSITION.

    As a NYC contracted agency all positions at Hudson Guild fall under the NYC vaccine mandate. All employees, consultants, volunteers and interns must show proof of vaccination upon hire.

    Hudson Guild is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

  • How to Apply:

Submit resume to the attention ofhttps://hudsonguild.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=260 New York Google Maps

  • To the Attention of : Website
Please note that editing a public job post will require reapproval by the Afterschool Pathfinder Team and will move your post back to an unpublished draft state until such approval occurs.
Hudson Guild

Check this box to delete this location.



If position is temporary, please specify anticipated start/end date.

If you are pasting from Word, be sure to use the "Paste From Word" button in the editor's toolbar (below) to maintain proper formatting.

Check this box to delete this location.

Make sure to check below if you are ready for this job to be posted.

All job postings are reviewed and approved by Pathfinder staff before they can be viewed by job seekers.