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Youth Mentor - Before / After School Child Care

Company: YMCA
Location: Pennsburg
Posted on: January 23, 2023

Job Description:

Greater Philadelphia YMCA Employment Opportunity!

Hiring Immediately! Flexible Schedule - Work in the Morning, Afternoon or Both, No Nights or Weekends! Fun and Rewarding Environment!

Do you want to make a positive impact on children, their families and your local community? If so, then you need to join the Greater Philadelphia YMCA team! We are looking forYouth Mentorsfor our before and after school childcare programswho have a passion to help inspire children to be lifelong learners.

WhatYou Will Do as a Youth Mentor:

  • Child Care Mentors will report to the Site Leader and Child Care Team Leader
  • Make a positive, lasting difference in the lives of children and their families.
  • Supervise each child in your care by being able to identify, SEE, HEAR, DIRECT and ASSIST toensure their safetyat all times.
  • Coordinate, plan and implement dynamic curricula that ensure child-centered, age-appropriate lessons are offered.
  • Adhere to small group/ratio established by DHS. Accurately maintain attendance of children in your care.
  • Actively engage in allchild careactivities with passion, patience and finesse.
  • Uphold all YMCA/DHS/Keystone stars guidelines for overall commitment to quality inchild care.
  • Maintain daily of attendance records, mobile emergency contact binders, trip binders, allergy reports and other mission-critical documentation.
  • Be a leader for children's development, providing effective, timely communication of each child's progress to families.
  • Provide families with communication through verbal and written feedback daily/weekly.
  • Cultivate a sensitive, patientchild careenvironment for both children and families.
  • Provide care to meet the individual needs of children / families.Qualifications:
    • Present documentation of achieved degree from accredited College/ University in education or human services related fieldas defined by the appropriate state licensing agency.
    • Verify 2 year'schildcareexperience.
    • Experience withchildcareprogram sizes of 50 to 100 children preferred.
    • Experience in child care or daycare.Benefits of workinginchild careat theYMCA:
      • Flexible work schedule; choose to work in the morning, afternoon or both
      • No nights or weekends
      • FreeYMCAmembership
      • Discounted Y programs
      • Participation in the Y Retirement Fund
      • Health and wellness benefits
      • Opportunities for continuing education
      • Professional training and developmentAbout the Greater Philadelphia YMCA:

        Every team member at the Greater Philadelphia YMCA is guided by our principle of Connecting People To Healthier Lives. That connection with members and to each other is seen and felt across every department. As part of our team, you will have the opportunity to make a profound difference in a cause-driven organization, where social responsibility permeates the culture. As one of the largest YMCAs in the country, serving over 240,000 members and participants in 6 counties with 2,500 employees, we have the size and scope to make real and positive change in the communities we serve.

        You can find us in the Greater Philadelphia Area with over80 locations!

        Visit for your next career!

        The Greater Philadelphia YMCA is an equal opportunity employer. The Y considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran or other protected classification and in accordance with applicable laws.
        Job Industries
        • Wellness

Keywords: YMCA, Allentown , Youth Mentor - Before / After School Child Care, Other , Pennsburg, Pennsylvania

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