Program Leader

Program Leader

Locations:: Cleveland, Columbus or Toledo

Job Type: Part Time

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review daily lesson plans and prepare materials at least once per week in advance and communicate any concerns/ideas to Site Manager.
  • Establish positive relationships with students, school staff, families and ASAS supporters.
  • Maintain an inviting, safe, orderly environment that is conducive to student learning.
  • Deliver LiFEsports curriculum during the health and fitness hour each day and participate in quarterly LiFEsports training.
  • Supervise students at all times and follow the site specific behavior management plan when disciplining students.
  • Hold high expectations for students and make programming and discipline decisions based on students’ needs and interests.
  • Complete daily attendance accurately and report absentees to the Site Manager.
  • Report disruptive behavior to the Site Manager and document infractions immediately.
  • Assist with the distribution, supervision, and cleanup of meals in the cafeteria.
  • Ensure cleanliness of classrooms, auditorium, and other areas utilized by programming.
  • Attend weekly staff meetings provided by ASAS.
  • Attend professional developments during non programming days.

Position Requirements

  • Must have a clear FBI and BCI&I background check.
  • Experience – a familiarity with leading sports activities, and working in an after school, day camp or youth outreach setting
  • Specialized Knowledge – A familiarity with diverse populations, and a passion for working with at-risk youth
  • Skills – Microsoft Office, excellent organizational skills & self management skills
  • Abilities – Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with ASAS, school staff, and community partners; ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate sensitivity toward others; ability to follow directions, but take initiative when necessary, as well as respond to critical incidents and act swiftly in an emergency situation.
  • Other Characteristics: self-reflective, open to feedback
  • Professional Certification: None
  • Education – High School Graduation or equivalency is required
  • Physical Factors – Incumbent is required to stand, sit, and walk throughout the workday. Incumbent could be required to run or engage in sports activities with students.
  • Working Conditions – Local travel may be required between corporate office and school site on a daily basis. Moderate environment (business office and/or school). May be required to work weekends and evenings.

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