YMCA of Greater Seattle Before/After School Counselor ($200 Signing Bonus) in Shoreline, Washington
Every day hundreds of children participate in fun and engaging YMCA activities before and after school. Kids U is a set of enrichment classes such as: art, sports, cooking, chess and science. Children sign up for specific classes based on their interests and passions that are led by you. Be part of an amazing team of staff who provide enrichment & recreation activities, teach teamwork and social skills, and support children as they grow and learn. Kids U instructors will be able to teach/coach topics that are fun and interesting to them while also teaching the kids to learn new skills.
If hired, you will receive a $200 signing bonus (less applicable payroll taxes) after 90 days of employment.
Where you’ll work…
You wil be working at Dale Turner Family YMCA - Briarcrest Elementary.
Plans and implements culturally relevant and developmentally appropriate activities within the curriculum in accordance with the Youth Development goals of the YMCA.
Supervises a group of children to ensure their health and safety and to provide for a positive experience for each child.
May provide guidance to staff/volunteers overseeing the activities of groups of children.
Professionally communicates day-to-day, confidential and evaluative information with parents/guardians.
Follows YMCA policies and procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary situations, child abuse prevention and emergency procedures.
Assists in maintaining developmentally appropriate site including appearance, décor and cleanliness of site.
May prepare and serve snacks. Cleans snack area.
Attends staff meetings and trainings as required.
Other duties as assigned.
You should have:
1-2 years’ experience with children; camps, child care, tutoring, nanny, coaching
Ability to model and demonstrate Y values; caring, respect, responsibility and honesty
Experience planning and implementing group activities
For positions requiring driving you should be 21 years or older:
Current Driver’s License with a minimum 3 years safe driving experience and a driving record which meets or exceeds YMCA standards
Maximum one minor violation
No speeding violation of more than 20mph over the limit
The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are contingent on results of a background check and drug screening, including screening for marijuana.
Type Regular Part-Time
# of Openings 9
Location Dale Turner Family YMCA - Briarcrest Elementary
Category Youth and Family Programs
Address 2715 NE 158th St