Hudson Guild

Location:

Hudson Guild
441 W 26th Street
New York, NY, 10001

Borough:

Manhattan

Job Type:

Paid

Status:

Part Time

Length:

Permanent

Specific Days Needed:

Flexible

Area of Focus:

Academic Support/Homework Help

Job Description:

Under the direction and daily supervision of the Program Director, the Elementary/Middle School Youth Educator will be responsible for facilitating and implementing enrichment programs for participants in K through 8th grade. The Youth Educator will work in collaboration with other staff members towards providing a program that fosters a student's academic and social growth. 

 

Responsibilities
  • 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 position may include but is not limited to remote work to stay in compliance with DYCD post-COVID requirements for the 2021-2022 programmatic year. THIS IS AN IN-PERSON POSITION.
 
Hudson Guild is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

How to Apply:

If interested, please apply through the website. Web: https://hudsonguild.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=199

To the Attention of:

N/A

Required Skills/Experience:

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.)