Under the direction of the Teen REACH Coordinator and Site Supervisor the Rec Assistant will be responsible for assisting with activities of the afterschool program at their assigned school. This program is designed to enrich the lives of students through improving educational performance, life skills education, parental involvement, recreation, positive adult mentoring and service-learning activities.
Take direction and assist the Teen REACH Site Supervisor with activities scheduled for the day.
Engage with students to ensure inclusive environment.
Assist with the recruitment and enrollment of participants.
Involve parents/guardians actively in the daily program.
Support tutors while on site.
Create a welcoming environment for participants, parents/guardians, tutors, mentors and volunteers.
See that all school and program rules are followed and intervene accordingly.
Attend and participate in all staff meetings and trainings.
Experience in afterschool programs and youth community prevention is preferred.
The ability to work and interact with all personnel and students in a cooperative, collaborative and courteous manner.
Able to build effective rapport with student population.
Must have effective organizational skills, time management, and flexibility.
Must have an enthusiastic attitude and energetic disposition.
Support the Mission, Vision and Core Values of the agency.