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Can you make a difference? Join the YMCA School-Ages Child Care team! 

Not just another job, but a chance to make a huge impact! Berkshire Family YMCA is looking for motivated, enthusiastic, and responsible staff for our School-Aged Child Care Programs. Join us we embark on a fresh start to our programs. Staff will gain invaluable experiences at the School-Aged Child Care Programs at BFYMCA, through lessons in creativity, teamwork, safety, and organization; all skills that will help in any future role. Be a part of an international organization while making a difference on a local level. 

The schedule includes before (7:00AM – 9:00AM) and after school (3:00PM – 6:00PM) time hours 5 days a week. 

Site Coordinators, Group Leaders, and Assistants wanted!  

Opportunities at our Branch locations as well as five other school locations. 

Sample Job Duties Include: 

  • Create a safe and healthy environment social-emotionally, physically, and mentally for effective youth development in a Child Care setting 
  • Foster healthy relationships between children and staff appropriate to the child’s development and level of understanding 
  • Plan developmentally appropriate activities based on the creative curriculum using positive guidance techniques 
  • Integrate the Y Character Development materials into all lesson plans.  
  • Know and enforce all rules and safety guidelines associated with Child Care programs 
  • Report all incidents and accidents, and fill out applicable forms and paperwork 
  • Provide daily communication with parents and staff 
  • All other duties assigned by management 

Qualifications 

  • Must have Reliable Transportation to and from various school sites 

Site Coordinator 

  • Must be at least 20 years old  
  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Child Development or related area of study preferred 
  • At least one year of experience working with school-age children 
  • Group Leader 
  • Must be at least 18 years old 
  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree preferred 
  • Assistant 
  • Must be at least 16 years old 
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent OR be currently enrolled and working toward an equivalent 
November 23rd, 2021