Extended Day Counselor (Part-Time)

Website St. George's Independent School

Memphis Campus (3749 Kimball Avenue, Memphis, TN 38111)

The Extended Day program at St. George’s provides a supervised program for students in a safe, structured environment. Students enrolled in the Extended Day program enjoy an enriched afternoon including academic support, extension, extracurricular opportunities, and social growth activities, as well as a snack and free play time. Homework time and additional academic support are provided for students in grades one through five daily.

Job Description: The Extended Day Counselor reports directly to the Afterschool Director. He/She supports the director in meeting the expectations of the program while supporting the students’ and families’ needs.

Performance Responsibilities:

  • Exert an enthusiastic, positive, and supportive influence on children
  • Exercise consistent and effective discipline in a positive atmosphere; seek opportunities for good relations with parents and community representatives
  • Initiate, provide, and implement activities that enhance learning through art, music, stories, and other activities
  • Communicate and collaborate with the director
  • Cooperate and collaborate with all school employees and administration
  • Fulfill additional program-related duties as assigned by the director

Qualities:

  • Genuinely care about children and enjoy relating to them while working in their midst
  • Show initiative in responding to needs of program mission within guidelines of provided training and orientation
  • Enjoy interacting with children and encouraging them in their goals
  • Be a positive role model for children supporting Judeo-Christian values

Optimal Qualifications:

Preferred: College student working toward degree in education
Required: High school graduate or equivalent
Experience working with children
CPR Training
Employment times: Monday-Friday, 3:15-5:30 or Wednesday, 1:45-5:30; possible additional hours available for evening school events

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