Akron Area YMCA
Before and After School Counselor - LWD (Project Management)
Create a vibrant cause-centered culture for children and families.
Ensure that classroom staff, children and volunteers and understand their value.
Implement weekly lesson plans that are aligned to curriculum and State of Ohio standards.
Maintain child and classroom assessments and screenings. Must have an understanding and be able to communicate curriculum, standards, assessments and screenings to a state licensing specialist.
Maintain accurate records for licensing, USDA & other funding agencies.
Create an environment that is welcoming and meets all requirements set forth by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services and Step Up to Quality programs.
Provides all children with activities that are age-appropriate, engaging, diverse and educational. Guides children's behavior utilizing appropriate behavior management techniques.
Work with site staff to maintain the cleanliness, upkeep and organization of all program areas. This includes assisting with the clean-up following meals and snacks.
Must complete all required training that may include: ODJFS training, Step up to Quality training, or others assigned by your supervisor. Staff are expected to be in attendance at all mandatory staff meetings.
Play an active role in branch fundraising efforts including the Annual Campaign, Special Events, and Grants/Foundations.