Marin Primary & Middle School seeks an After-School program assistant starting August of 2019. An early childhood education background is preferred. Hours are from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (with additional hours as needed).
The After-School program assistant assists the After School program director in providing a high quality experience for students and families and meeting best practice standards in relation to all aspects of the After-School program.
Responsibilities include the following: Assist program director in day-to-day activities and other duties as needed; Supervise students as they participate in activities such as gardening, woodwork, craft, circle games, sports, etc.; Oversee students during general group activities and playtime; Participate in preparing the environment for students, including cleaning duties before and after each session; Represent the After-School program with a professional image at all times; Engage appropriately with parents, including greeting upon arrival and communicating about students and the program; Maintain confidentiality at all times; Prepare and oversee nourishing snack; Create and maintain a safe learning environment for students.
Qualifications: Experience working with elementary school children in an academic setting, or similar setting such as summer camp; Successful completion of at least one year of college; Courteous and professional demeanor; Ability to follow directions and reason logically; Detail oriented and well-organized; Health Screening, TB clearance, and background fingerprinting clearance required; A one-year commitment is expected. Early childhood education units strongly preferred