$16 – 18/hr
Mackintosh Academy, a co-educational independent school serving gifted students in grades K through 8, is seeking After Care staff for the 2021-2022 academic year. Mackintosh Academy presents an exceptional opportunity to work with bright, dedicated, and creative students and colleagues in a highly innovative and naturally beautiful setting. The person selected for this position will be responsible for providing support for student academic work, guidance with student play, and supervision of children during the after care program.
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must have a warm and friendly personality, be sensitive to the feelings and needs of others, be able to relate well to children (ages 5-15), and be willing to fulfill responsibilities in accordance with the School's program and philosophy.
Must be comfortable working outdoors as the majority of the program occurs in our outdoor space.
Prior experience working with children is preferred. Interest in working with children a must.
Successful candidates must pass a school designated background check.
Engaged and attentive to the students and their needs (both academic and social).
Treat all children with dignity and respect.
Prepare activities that are developmentally appropriate for the age of the children.
Supervise all activities to ensure safety at all times.
Report any problems which arise with students, other employees, or the school to the Director of After Care.
Check students in/out each day
Perform additional program duties as assigned by the Director of After Care according to the school's needs.
Follow and enforce school safety and COVID-19 policies.
M-TH and every other Friday 3:15 - 5:45 p.m. Every other Friday 12:15 - 3:30. Minimum of two day commitment but option to work the full week.