Group Leader

Sunnyside After School Program @ P.S. 199


Sunnyside Community Services
43-31 39th street
Sunnyside, NY, 11104



Job Type:



Full Time

Last Day to Apply:




Area of Focus:

Academic Support/Homework Help

Job Description:

 Group Leader for an exciting afterschool program

Part Time 3 or 5 days


2:00pm-5:45 p.m. Monday Tuesday and Friday, or Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.



*Must be a high school student or graduate or in college

·        Must have excellent communication, reading and writing skills

·        Minimum of two years experience working with elementary or middle school students

·        Willing to train the right candidate

Salary Varies Commensurate with experience


·        Required to attend regularly scheduled staff meetings and trainings and obtain 15 hours of certified training as outlined by the Department of Health

Description of Duties:

·        Must have a passion for working with children

·        Must have a fun and outgoing personality

·        Must know/learn program and its various activities

·        Ensure the safety of all program participants

·        Submit lesson plans and track student progress

·        Assist instructors in the implementation of age appropriate activities

·        Pick up and dismiss program participants

·        Provide constant supervision to assigned groups of children

·        Escort participants and/or parents to designated areas

·        Maintain room and activity areas cleaned and organized

·        Help distribute snacks and materials to participants

·        Motivate and maintain active involvement of program participants

·        Help prepare student work for shows or events

·        Report any behavioral and/or facility issues to Program Director

·        Attend all required meetings and trainings

·        Accept other duties as assigned

For more information or to send your resume please contact Kelly Connolly, Program Director at  


How to Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume to the attention of Email:

To the Attention of:

Kelly Connolly