NJSACC: The Statewide Network for New Jersey's Afterschool Communities

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NJSACC: The Statewide Network for New Jersey’s Afterschool Communities promotes and supports the development, continuity and expansion of quality programs for children and youth during out-of-school time.

We are proud to continue spreading the word about any new positions happening within the Afterschool and Out-of-School time professions.

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Promise Youth University Seeks Afterschool Servant Leader (Part Time)

Overview

Since it was established in 2000, the Joseph C. Cornwall Center for Metropolitan Studies has been a signature component of Rutgers University Newark’s commitment to be an anchor institution for the metropolitan area. Cornwall’s specific role is bringing the campus’s intellectual talent and other resources to bear on the challenges of revitalizing Newark and similar communities in the region and state. To this end, the Center sponsors research projects, publications, conferences, symposia, seminars, workshops, public forums, and incubates projects translating research into effective practice. In all its work, Cornwall is especially concerned with supporting the most vulnerable urban populations.

 

Posting Summary

Rutgers University- Newark (RU-N), an urban public research university and anchor institution, located in Newark, New Jersey, a city of promise is seeking an After School Assistant. The Cornwall Center at Rutgers University-Newark, is seeking energetic and creative advocates to serve as After-school Program Servant Leaders for the Promise Youth University (PYU) 21st CCLC program. PYU serves 3rd -8th grade students, including students with special needs, delivering a science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) based program. PYU will employ Servant Leaders to work alongside certified teachers, community sponsors, community-based organizations, and other servant leaders to deliver high quality programs, at a15 to 1 student-staff ratio. Servant Leaders will support the program implementation of five essential components, high quality academic and character-building enrichment; parent and family involvement; civic engagement and social action; intergenerational servant leadership; and nutrition, health and mental health. Servant leaders support the seamless transition from the school day to after-school, including snack and meal distribution and homework help. Program leaders will undergo training to support classroom management and the integration of positive youth development in their instruction and interaction with students.
 

Position Description

This position will be responsible for and not limited to the following:

  • Providing academic remediation
  • Assisting with interactive activities
  • Supervising students
  • Working collaboratively with partners,
  • Participating in and apply learnings from ongoing professional development
  • Communicating with families

Contact Name and Email

Position Status

  • Part Time

Position Title

  • Afterschool Servant Leader / Afterschool Assistant

Geographic Location

  • Newark, NJ

Hours Per Week

  • 20

Position Salary

  • $15 / hour

click here to learn more and apply

Irvington Public Schools Is Hiring (Part Time and Full Time)
Camp: New Adventures Seeks Camp Group Director (Verona)

Camp Group Director-New Adventures (Verona, NJ)

Posting Summary

Under the general direction of the Camp Director, the camp group director is responsible for planning daily activities that coincide with the mission of the New Discoveries Day Camp. The camp group director will assist in all camp activities and special events, as well as be responsible for the safety and health of all campers in their supervision at all times.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Plan, implement and supervise a developmentally appropriate, fun, and enriching activity curriculum for camp group throughout the summer.
  • Maintain positive relationship with parents and demonstrate positive communication skills that will foster a healthy and comfortable atmosphere.
  • Maintain clean, neat and organized environment acceptable to the YMCA Camp Director.
  • Promote and supervise the health, emotional, social, intellectual and physical development of each child.
  • Create and maintain a safe, secure and nurturing environment for all program participants.
  • Manage the performance of all staff along with the Camp Director.
  • Manage and control inventory of equipment and supplies.
  • Work with all other staff members in a cooperative effort-TEAMWORK.
  • Attend all staff meetings.
  • Follow personnel policies of the YMCA of Montclair and policies defined in the staff manual.
  • Maintain all required records and logs.
  • Perform all other duties, as assigned.

Contact Name and Email

Position Title

  • Camp Group Director

Geographic Location

  • Verona, NJ

Company Benefits

  • Free Membership and 25% discount for programs and camp fees for the duration of the season.

Position Salary

  • $16.75 – $18 / hour

Work Schedule

  • Monday – Friday 8:30am – 3:30pm

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Camp: New Adventures Seeks Camp Specialist (Verona)

Camp Specialist-New Adventures (Verona, NJ)

Posting Summary

Under the general direction of the Summer Camp Director, the Camp Specialist is responsible for creating a safe environment with an appropriate curriculum and program for their assigned specialty area.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Assist in assuring the safety and health of all campers in through proper supervision. Actively participate with all children.
  • Plan implement and evaluate age appropriate lesson plans on a daily basis. 
  • Maintain all equipment and property, minimizing damage. Inform director if new equipment is needed or equipment is in need of repair.
  • Submit inventory of supplies packed to Camp Director.
  • Communicate positively and enthusiastically with campers, parents, staff and volunteers.
  • Treat each child and parent with dignity and respect. Show attentiveness to all parent and camper issues.
  • Maintain a safe work environment, free of clutter, debris and hazardous conditions.
  • Report all accidents and incidents involving self, participants, guests or other employees.
  • Familiar with and able to implement emergency procedures.
  • Ensure cleanliness of facility or property.
  • Assist in planning and implementation of special camp-wide theme programs and camp openings.
  • Recognize and respond to potential problems in group or individual discipline problems in accordance with camp policies and procedures.
  • Evaluate current season, program and self. Make recommendations for next season.
  • Attend and actively participate in staff trainings and meetings.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

Contact Name and Email

Position Title

  • Camp Specialist

Geographic Location

  • Verona, NJ

Company Benefits

  • Free Membership and 25% discount for programs and camp fees for the duration of the season.

Position Salary

  • $16.75 – $18 / hour

Work Schedule

  • Monday – Friday 8:30am – 3:30pm

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Promise Youth University Seeks Site Coordinator (Part Time)

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Overview

Promise Youth University (PYU) is a program under the Engage Fairmount initiative housed within the Joseph C. Cornwall Center at Rutgers University – Newark. The goal of Engage Fairmount is to improve life outcomes of Fairmount Heights residents by developing, strengthening, and realigning neighborhood supports. The afterschool program at Thirteenth Avenue Elementary School emphasizes both STEAM activities and introducing students and families to several disciplines over the school year.

Since it was established in 2000, the Joseph C. Cornwall Center for Metropolitan Studies has been a signature component of Rutgers University Newark’s commitment to be an anchor institution for the metropolitan area. Cornwall’s specific role is bringing the campus’s intellectual talent and other resources to bear on the challenges of revitalizing Newark and similar communities in the region and state. To this end, the Center sponsors research projects, publications, conferences, symposia, seminars, workshops, public forums, and incubates projects translating research into effective practice. In all its work, Cornwall is especially concerned with supporting the most vulnerable urban populations.

 

Posting Summary

Rutgers University-Newark, an urban public research university and anchor institution, located in Newark, New Jersey, a city of promise, is seeking a Site Coordinator (Temporary) for the Joseph C. Cornwall Center for Metropolitan Studies. Reporting to the Project Director.

The Site Coordinator will support the implantation of the Promise Youth University and New Ark Freedom School Programs at 13th Avenue Elementary School. The Promise Youth University serves up to 130 students from grades three through eight, including students with special needs. It will consist of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) themed programs.

 

Position Description

The Site Coordinator (Temporary) duties include but are not limited to:
  • Assists the program director with coordinating the 21st Century program delivery at 13th Avenue School.
  • Support the supervision of direct service staff and serve as liaison between students, teachers, partners, and school administration and support effective program delivery.
  • Responsible for supporting youth development in all aspects of after school programming for all participants; assist with setup of program with the Project Director.
  • Support the execution of special program events, including family engagement nights, national day of social action, and lights on after-school.
  • Attend all required training, including, but not limited to New Staff orientation, Site Coordinator Orientation (freedom School), and the Ella Baker Child Policy Training.
  • Work with project director to ensure program curriculums and models are implemented to fidelity.

For more information about the Joseph C. Cornwall Center for Metropolitan Studies, please visit: https://cornwall.rutgers.edu/

 

Contact Name and Email

Position Status

  • Part Time

Position Title

  • Site Coordinator

Geographic Location

  • Newark, NJ

Hours Per Week

  • 20

Position Salary

  • $18-25 / hour

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South Essex YMCA Seeks to Fill Several Positions (Livingston)

The Y Seeks To Fill Several Positions

About the YMCA
  • We are an all – inclusive organization joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. As a growing, mission focused, and future-oriented association of YMCAs, the Metro YMCA of the Oranges has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, mission-driven, candidate to join our team.
YMCA Competencies
  • Mission Advancement: Accepts and demonstrates the Y’s values. Demonstrates a desire to serve others and fulfill community needs. Recruits volunteers and builds effective, supportive working relationships with them. Supports fund-raising.
  • Collaboration: Works effectively with people of different backgrounds, abilities, opinions, and perceptions. Builds rapport and relates well to others. Seeks first to understand the other person’s point of view and remains calm in challenging situations. Listens for understanding and meaning; speaks and writes effectively. Takes initiative to assist in developing others.
  • Operational Effectiveness: Makes sound judgments, and transfers learning from one situation to another. Embraces new approaches and discovers ideas to create a better member experience. Establishes goals, clarifies tasks, plans work and actively participates in meetings. Follows budgeting policies and procedures and reports all financial irregularities immediately. Strives to meet or exceed goals and deliver a high-value experience for members.
  • Personal Growth: Pursues self-development that enhances job performance. Demonstrates an openness to change and seeks opportunities in the change process. Accurately assesses personal feelings, strengths and limitations and how they impact relationships. Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills required to perform well; uses best practices and demonstrates up-to-date knowledge and skills in technology.
Location:
  • West Essex YMCA
  • 321 S Livingston Ave, Livingston, NJ

Click on each of the open positions below to learn more and apply:

 

South Mountain YMCA Seeks to Fill Several Positions (Maplewood)

The Y Seeks To Fill Several Positions

About the YMCA
  • We are an all – inclusive organization joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. As a growing, mission focused, and future-oriented association of YMCAs, the Metro YMCA of the Oranges has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, mission-driven, candidate to join our team.
YMCA Competencies
  • Mission Advancement: Accepts and demonstrates the Y’s values. Demonstrates a desire to serve others and fulfill community needs. Recruits volunteers and builds effective, supportive working relationships with them. Supports fund-raising.
  • Collaboration: Works effectively with people of different backgrounds, abilities, opinions, and perceptions. Builds rapport and relates well to others. Seeks first to understand the other person’s point of view and remains calm in challenging situations. Listens for understanding and meaning; speaks and writes effectively. Takes initiative to assist in developing others.
  • Operational Effectiveness: Makes sound judgments, and transfers learning from one situation to another. Embraces new approaches and discovers ideas to create a better member experience. Establishes goals, clarifies tasks, plans work and actively participates in meetings. Follows budgeting policies and procedures and reports all financial irregularities immediately. Strives to meet or exceed goals and deliver a high-value experience for members.
  • Personal Growth: Pursues self-development that enhances job performance. Demonstrates an openness to change and seeks opportunities in the change process. Accurately assesses personal feelings, strengths and limitations and how they impact relationships. Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills required to perform well; uses best practices and demonstrates up-to-date knowledge and skills in technology.
Location:
  • South Mountain YMCA
  • 13 Jefferson Ave, Maplewood, NJ

Click on each of the open positions below to learn more and apply:

AlphaBEST Seeks Group Leader - Various Locations

AlphaBEST Seeks Group Leader – Various Locations

AlphaBEST Education, founded in 2005, is a premier before and after school provider. We focus on homework, then growth work. Our extended day program, with innovative and interactive programs, is the spark that ignites a child’s potential. We hire those who are curious and want to instill that same curiosity in the next generation. AlphaBEST values creativity, flexibility, and building connections between children and the world around them. AlphaBEST is fun with a paycheck!

Responsibilities:
  • Group leader is responsible for supervising and maintaining a safe and healthy environment for the students and facilitating the curriculum that AlphaBEST provides.
Contact:
  • Susan Winters
  • 973-856-2864
Geographic Locations:
  • River Edge, NJ (Bergen County)
  • Ridgewood, NJ (Bergen County)
  • Lyndhurst, NJ (Bergen County)
  • Saddle Brook, NJ (Bergen County)
  • Glen Ridge, NJ (Essex County)
  • Millburn, NJ (Essex County)
  • Warren, NJ (Somerset County)
  • Long Hill, NJ (Morris County)
  • Mt. Arlington, NJ (Morris County)
  • Stanhope, NJ (Sussex County)
  • Sparta, NJ (Sussex County)
  • Vineland, NJ (Cumberland County)
Where to Apply:
The Metro YMCA of The Oranges Seek to fill Several Afterschool Positions

The Metro YMCA of the Oranges Seek to Fill Several Positions

The Metro YMCA of the Oranges seeks individuals to sever in their Before and Afterschool Programs across numerous locations in Essex, Bergen, Passaic, Warren and Sussex Counties.

Contact name and email:
Job Details:
Where To Apply:

 

YMCA of Montclair Seeks Head Lifeguard (Weekends)

 
Title: Head Lifeguard (Weekends)
  • Contact Name: Tammy Como, Association Aquatics Director
  • Salary: $15.00
  • Like to apply: Recruitment (adp.com)