Afterschool Instructor

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Marin Country Day School

After-School Instructor

September 5, 2018 – June 11, 2019

Reports to Director of Afterschool Programs

PM is the after-school care program available to students in grades K-4. The PM Program is led by the Director of Afterschool Programs and a PM Coordinator, with four qualified instructors assisting. Considered a place for kids to play and have fun, PM provides a balance between structured and self-directed activities. PM instructors encourage students to use their creative minds through various structured art and building projects, while building on the skills of teamwork and developing self-esteem through sporting games and activities. For children interested in a quieter environment, there is a space dedicated to working on homework, reading or other independent activities. We are hiring one PM Support instructor for our 2018-2019 school year.

PM Support

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Monitor and facilitate students attending study hall
  • Help students complete and understand assignments
  • Prepare snack for students
  • Create an environment conducive to studying
  • Plan and lead a structured sporting activity for grades K-4 a few times during the week
  • Supervise children on the playground
  • Supervise children in the game room
  • Contribute to the planning of various annual events in PM
  • Attend semi-monthly staff meetings

 

This is a part-time position; Monday-Friday 2:45-5. Compensation is competitive and based on experience. Benefits include paid sick leave and voluntary pre-tax deductions to a retirement plan.

Qualifications:
•   Solid understanding of child development
•   Strong communication skills
•   Sense of humor
•   Ability to both lead and follow others
•   Strong conflict resolution skills
•   Strong team player
•   Strong emotional well-being
•   Dependable, responsible and reliable
•   Great ability to multi-task
•   Enthusiastic and energetic
•   Interest in professional development in the field of education and desire for a long-term career working with children
•   A.A. or B.A. degree with a background in Education or Child Development preferred, but not required

MCDS is an equal opportunity employer and promotes the principles and practices of diversity throughout the school community.

To apply for this job email your details to employment@mcds.org