Posted: Thursday, November 2, 2017 3:20 PM
Job DescriptionOVERALL RESPONSIBILITIES: Plan and implement fun and enriching activities for members of their club. Recruit and maintain club participants. Develop positive relationships with youth in their program, parents, and school staff. Club Leaders are accountable to the Site Coordinator, Lead Club Leader and Program Manager for assigned duties.RESPONSIBILITIES: Develop and implement program activities according to program goals and monthly themes. Supervise and participate in children's activities. Maintain and turn in attendance daily. Write and turn in lesson plans of program activities for each session in advance. Maintain professionalism at all times, consistent attendance, on time and prepared. Develop and maintain positive relationships with school staff, parents, and youth. Make weekly calls to students in their group who do not attend. Maintain maximum membership levels at all times. Implement weekly, monthly or quarterly fund-raisers as assigned. Develop and implement "end of session" performances or displays. Other related duties as assigned.QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE: AA Degree in Child Development or a related field is preferred or minimum of one year of experience as a group leader working with children and 6 units in child development. Ability to pass the basic aptitude test with a score of 65% or greater. Work well with young children and/or youth. Good oral and written communication. Computer literacy and willingness to learn. Valid LIVE Scan and CPR Certification, preferred.We are looking to hire individuals with expertise in the following areas: Arts and Crafts / Performing Arts / Tutors / Skateboarding / Kinder / Dance / Cheer / Drama / Graphic Design / Cosmetology / Sewing / Silkscreen / Jewelry Making / Clothing Design / Choir / Drum line / Guitar / Marching Band / Mariachi / Music Ensemble / Rock Music / Drill Team / Classical Dance / Color Guard / Flags / Folklorico / Modern Dance / Spoken Word / Stage Makeup and Effect / Urban Dance / Basketball / Cooking / Soccer / Volleyball / Yoga / Digital Media / Gaming / Gardening / Model Building / Robotics / Science / Animation / Cartooning / Drawing / Mural Art / Painting / Photography / Sculpture / SketchingPAY RANGE: $12.00 -- 14.50 per hour and is based on education and experience Company DescriptionWoodcraft Rangers is a non-profit youth organization serving the Los Angeles area for the past +90 years. Woodcraft Rangers helps children and youth become happy, productive adults able to make good decisions through camping, youth groups and other activities. Our overall goal is to reduce unproductive uses of leisure time, increase positive educational/cultural/recreational activities, and to enhance the attachment of parents and youth to school as a support system.What we do We provide programs for the development and enrichment of youth using exciting formats in activities that peak their interest. Our prize-winning curriculum's help to encourage young people, as well as to build character, to expand their learning, and to help them discover new interests while engaging in positive community activities. Our focus lies in after school programming, although we offer a variety of other types of programming as well. Experts believe that the after-school hours are an opportunity to further involve students in academic, social, and physical activities. Woodcraft Rangers innovative expanded learning programs have been proven effective in improving academic performance and attitudes toward school, while decreasing risk factors. Our programs strengthen children's bonds with their natural support systems (family, peers, school, and community), thereby reducing their risks for academic failure, crime/gang involvement, substance abuse and teenage pregnancy.
• Location: Los Angeles
• Post ID: 147353027 losangeles