ACTIVITY SPECIALIST, AFTERSCHOOL AT BEACON PS 15

Good Shepherd Services

Location:

GOOD SHEPHERD SERVICES
71 Sullivan Street
Brooklyn , NY, 11231

Borough:

Brooklyn

Job Type:

Paid

Status:

Part Time

Length:

Permanent

Job Description:

Good Shepherd Services, a leading NYC non-profit committed to the success of young people and families, is currently seeking an Activity Specialist, for our Afterschool at Beacon PS 15 in Brooklyn.

The Activity Specialist will be a core member of the Beacon Leadership Team and will work from 1pm – 9pm and some Saturday hours. They will be responsible for providing safe school age child care and teen programming that will build on participant's strengths and give them an opportunity to build new skills.

How to Apply:

Go to http://www.goodshepherds.org/employment.html for a complete description and application instructions. Fax: (212) 627-9472

To the Attention of:

Human Resources

Required Skills/Experience:

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or GED required. Bachelor's degree and one or more years of related experience, or Associate's degree and two years' experience in youth development programs preferred or 3 years Youth Development experience.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • The Activity Specialist must be able to lead and participate in group sports and/or recreation.
  • Must have a commitment to work from a strength based and/or youth development perspective.
  • Must be flexible to work different hours, as needed, to assure continued program services to the community.
  • Proven client sensibility and the ability to communicate effectively with staff of all levels.
  • A commitment to work from a strength based and/or youth development perspective.