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compensation: Compensation: $18-20/hour depending on experience
employment type: part-time
non-profit organization

After-School All-Stars
Linden, New Jersey
Part-Time Program Leader

After-School All-Stars (ASAS) is one of the leading national after-school program providers in the country. Our comprehensive school-based programs combine activities and learning to help build the knowledge and skills children need to succeed, both in school and in life.

We are currently looking for a Program Leader for our newest site in Linden, NJ at McManus Middle School. We are looking for an energetic, creative leader to take part in a whole school turnaround effort. This successful candidate will be a self-starter with a great personality, passionate about serving youth in an educational setting, and can mentor our youth. The Program Leader's mission is to ensure that youth have a positive, educational, and fun after-school experience. Program Leaders are crucial to a successful after-school program.

Position: Program Leader/Sports and Fitness Instructors Needed
Reports to: Site Coordinator
Location: Linden, NJ
Work Hours: This is a part time position. Monday - Friday, 3:00pm - 7:00pm.
Compensation: $18-20/hour depending on experience

The part-time Program Leader, under the direction of the Program Director and Site Coordinator, is responsible for the daily implementation of the After-School All-Stars program model: Youth Supervision:
• Supervise students at all times
• Attend program daily, Monday - Friday, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
• Engage students in exciting and empowering enrichment activities
• Follow the ASAS code of student conduct when disciplining students
• Assist with the distribution, supervision, and clean-up of snacks in the cafeteria

Curriculum Development:
• Prepare and plan activities that reflect the required program curriculum for Sports and/or Fitness
• Develop lesson plans that incorporate student interests, required curricula and timeframes, and ensure accurate implementation
• Follow enrichment/academic/health and fitness schedules accurately
• Attend professional development activities and meetings
• Assist in planning end-of-session culminating events
• Assist in acquiring and coordinating program equipment, materials, facilities, nutrition, and transportation needs on site
• Submit daily, weekly and monthly lesson plans

• Work in conjunction with the Site Coordinator and fellow Program Leaders to ensure the smooth
delivery of program activities
• Support student recruitment and promotion of the program
• Gauge student interests and interact with students to ensure all students are always engaged in the
learning process
• Prepare supplies, materials, and any other items needed before program begins
• Create and maintain an inviting, safe and orderly environment including ensuring cleanliness of
classrooms, auditorium, and other areas where the program is held
• Maintain professional and positive relationships with school staff, partners, students and parents

Data Management:
• Maintain accurate attendance data and reports
• Submit required data on time and accurately

Experience and Education
The successful candidate will have a year or more of non-profit or related youth development program
experience. The individual will have a familiarity with and passion for working with low income youth. Additional
qualifications include:
• Individuals who may have experience in the following areas: Yoga, Dance, Zumba, Soccer, Basketball or Flag
Football and more...
• One or more years of experience working in an after school, day camp, or community youth outreach
setting is preferred.
• Familiarity with quality criteria for after school programs preferred
• Familiarity with youth development principles and middle school aged youth preferred
• Experience creating lesson plans or multi-week curriculum preferred
• Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with school district staff, program staff, parents, and
community leaders
• Ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate sensitivity to others as well as respond to critical
incidents and act swiftly in an emergency
• Familiarity and experience with diverse populations and cultural competencies strongly desired
• Excellent organizational skills
• Familiarity with basic computer software programs
• Must clear fingerprinting, background, and Tuberculosis checks

Sorry, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Selected candidate must commit throughout the school year and possibly beyond.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

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