After School Program Assistant

IDAHO ARTS CHARTER SCHOOL Southwest / Boise After School Programs Not Applicable Part Time Posted 12D ago

About this job


Terms of Employment
Pay Rate: $20.00/hr
Work Schedule: 2:30-4:30 or 3:30-5:30pm (Depending on Need), Monday – Thursday, School Days Only

Position Summary
The Phoenix Connect After School Program Assistant is responsible for providing support to staff and participants in Phoenix Connect clubs and programs. The assistant will provide clerical support, communicate with the public, and work effectively with students in after school activities and assist with behavior management, discipline, interpersonal actions, and act as a role model.

Minimum Requirements
-Must be at least 18 years of age
-Basic knowledge and understanding of elementary school aged children
-Previous experience working with school aged children preferred
-Strong verbal and written communication skills
-Ability to follow verbal and written directions
-Self-motivated and must be able to work independently
-Attention to detail, prioritization skills, and time management skills
-Must be able to communicate effectively with public, answer questions or provide proper direction for answers
-Positive, kind, creative, communicative, selfless, humble, and wants to be part of making the lives of children, while at school, extraordinarily fantastic!
-Valid Idaho identification
-Required criminal history background check, physical, and proof of U.S. citizenship or legal resident alien status

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Major responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to:
-Provide a warm and caring atmosphere for participants
-Effectively communicate with after school personnel, students, and parents
-Assist the Director of Phoenix Connect with administrative tasks
-Report any problems which arise with participants to the Director of Phoenix Connect
-Follow and enforce all safety policies
-Assist in extra-curricular learning experiences for students
-Work effectively with students enrolled in after school activities and assist with behavior management, interpersonal actions, and act as a role model
-Support environments that are safe, healthy, and conducive to student learning
-Serve as a substitute if an after school program instructor is absent
-Assist in the recruitment and enrollment of students in after school programs and activities
-Perform other related tasks as assigned by the Director of Phoenix Connect

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

IDAHO ARTS CHARTER SCHOOL is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.