Good Shepherd Services

Location:

Bronx Community Based Programs
One of our GSS Sites in Bronx, NY
Bronx, NY, 10475

Borough:

Bronx

Job Type:

Paid

Status:

Full Time

Length:

Permanent

Number of Available Positions:

5

Area of Focus:

Academic Support/Homework Help, Arts (Visual, Music, Dance, Theater), Leadership/Mentoring, Sports/Recreation/Fitness

Job Description:

Major Duties:
  • Conduct overall leadership and implementation of the Afterschool Program.
  • Develop and implement appropriate policies and procedures with the Director’s supervision/assistance.
  • Plan with the Director and direct and supervise the Summer Camp Program.
  • Provide Direct Supervision to GSS Volunteers, Program Aides, Group Leaders and Youth Interns.
  • Input & file all applications, attendance, monitor absentees and document and report all incidents.
  • Build and maintain working relationships with parents & the school community.
  • Responsible for Participants recruitment for the afterschool and summer programs.
  • Develop and maintain community partnerships including the host school with the Director’s supervision/assistance.
  • Oversee client referrals to other programs as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

How to Apply:

To the Attention of:

Hiring Manager

Required Skills/Experience:

 Qualifications:

  • Associate Degree required, preferably in Social Work or Education but a Bachelor Degree preferred and 3 years’ experience in youth program supervision and/or administration.
  • Experience in program development for youth.
  • Must be able to engage in crisis-intervention activities and demonstrate, lead, and teach a range of group activities.
  • Must have a commitment to work from a strength based and/or youth development perspective.