BAASC Child Care Head Group Leader
This is a full time temporary position beginning in January 2021 and lasting through April/May 2021
All employees and volunteers at Peak to Peak work together to fulfill the Peak to Peak Mission Statement. The thoughts reflected in this description provide structure to the responsibilities and accountabilities for this position. However, Peak to Peak expects to employ professionals who will work beyond job descriptions, creating both a fulfilling career environment and very successful outcomes for our students. Values we hold high are: trustworthiness, honesty, diligence, open communication, fairness, and politeness, and we expect to see them evidenced in our staff, parents, and students.
Before and After School Care (BAASC) employees must have an enthusiastic personality and enjoy working in both indoor and outdoor environments with children. A sense of fun, concern for safety and an interest in working with children is essential, as is being a good role model. The Group Leader coordinates and leads activities for school aged children.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES •Arrive on time consistently in order to prepare for the day and to greet and sign-in the children •Conduct age-appropriate activities for a wide range of children •Responsibly monitor and direct all children in the area at all times •Clean and maintain the classroom/playground environment •Interact with, and engage the children in a positive manner •Provide constant, supportive and professional communication with staff, parents, and children •Implement positive methods of discipline and guidance •Assist Manager and Head Group Leader as required •Participate in at least 15 hours of BAASC training annually •Group Leaders are required to work a full shift between 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on days when the center is open but school is not in session, and on days when children are released early from school •Other duties as assigned.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.
REPORTING STRUCTURE The Group Leader reports directly to the BAASC Manager.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.