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728173
Professional Services
Full Time
East Greenbush, NY
2 Years
Associate's Degree
July 28, 2017

Site Director-Greenbush Child Caring

Greenbush Child Caring, one of the Capital District’s first school based before-school and after-school programs is seeking Site Directors to run their Accredited School-Age programs. As a Site Director, you will have the flexibility to create programs centered around group games, creative and artist play, and independent activities. Do you enjoy developing a program that allows students to have fun before and after school, where they feel safe to express who they are? Then we want to you to join our team, you will be able to create and implement the daily, activities of your site. You can work with the children in small, and large groups, as well as being a mentor to the Activity Leaders on your team.

Greenbush Child Caring, Inc. operates out of schools in the East Greenbush and Averill Park School Districts.  The Site Director position is full time (32-35 hours a week), on-site hours: Monday-Friday 6:45-9:00 a.m. and 3:00-6:00 p.m., off-site hours: include, planning, paperwork, Site Director meetings, shopping, training, etc.

Required Education/Experience

  • Must have an Associate Degree in Child Development, Elementary Education, Physical Education, Recreation, or related field, AND two years’ experience directly working with children under the age of 15 years, including at least one-year supervisory experience OR
  • School-Age Child Care Credential AND two years direct experience working with children under the age of 15 years, including at least one year supervisory experience.

Required skills include

  • Leadership & Management
  • Organizational and Time Management
  • Excellent Interpersonal, Verbal and Written Communication Skills
  • Positive, Patient, Friendly, Upbeat Attitude
  • Behavior Management

Starting pay range: $16 - $18 per hour

Benefits: After 90 days of employment employees are eligible for health insurance, three personal days and begin to accrue sick and vacation time.  We offer paid snow days and holidays.  Employees have the option to enroll in Dental and Aflac insurance at a cost to them through payroll deduction.  Eligible employees will also have the option to participate in a SIMPLE IRA.

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NYCON develops and promotes an effective and vibrant charitable nonprofit community throughout New York State.  We strengthen organizational capacity, act as an advocate and unifying voice, help to inform philanthropic giving, and conduct research and planning to demonstrate relevance and impact.