Group Leader

Good Shepherd Services


Beacon 45
2502 Lorillard Place, Bronx NY 10458
Bronx, NY, 10458



Job Type:



Full Time



Number of Available Positions:


Area of Focus:

Academic Support/Homework Help, Arts (Visual, Music, Dance, Theater)

Job Description:

 Job Summary: The Group Leader is responsible for the overall leadership, planning and implementation of an after-school group for K-12 youth, including integrated educational projects, recreation, arts and crafts and group building activities.        


Major Duties:

  • Plan and facilitate integrated learning, recreational, arts and developmental activities for youth.
  • Collaborate with and direct program aides.
  • Complete required documentation.
  • Participate in training and staff development activities.
  • Write and submit sequenced lesson plans in advance.
  • Demonstrate effective classroom management skills.
  • Ensure a safe and engaging classroom environment.
  • Support Activity Instructors with lessons.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.



  • High School Diploma or GED and a minimum of two years of college or experience in related field required.
  • Ability to lead and participate in group sports and recreation. 
  • Experience in developing group lesson plans or integrated learning packages.
  • Must have a commitment to work from a strength-based and/or youth development perspective.


General Requirements:

All staff are expected to be committed to the mission, vision, and values of Good Shepherd Services, which includes involvement in quality improvement activities and a willingness and ability to work within a culturally diverse environment. 


How to Apply:

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