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SCHOOL YARD AND AFTERCARE ASSISTANT COORDINATOR

Title
SCHOOL YARD AND AFTERCARE ASSISTANT COORDINATOR
Location
Pacific Palisades, California
Description
Westside Waldorf School in Pacific Palisades, California is offering a full-time School Yard and Aftercare Assistant Coordinator position for the 2019 – 2020 school year. The assistant coordinator will work closely with the Aftercare manager to oversee a safe and consistent daily school yard recess, as well as plan and implement a daily after-school program. They will create an exceptional out-of-classroom environment for our students by maintaining clear standards on the school yard, preparing an organized Aftercare program, and monitoring after-school study hall and providing academic assistance as needed.
Westside Waldorf School is an AWNSA accredited first – eighth-grade school with a robust after-school program that runs from 2:30 – 5:00 p.m. daily. The program is mixed-age, with specific needs for the lower grades, upper grades, and middle school. The program consists of free play, snack, study hall, and daily clubs (such as cooking, gardening, snack, etc.). The Assistant Coordinator would be in charge of daily preparations for the Aftercare program and maintaining the study hall, in addition to duties overseeing two recesses per day.
Benefits
Hourly salary, health, dental, short and long-term disability, 403b with matching, tuition remission, and professional development benefits. 
Requirements
• Positive and friendly student engagement skills
• Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
• Ability to communicate and cooperate clearly and consistently with school teachers, administrators, and Aftercare staff
• Understanding of Waldorf education or willingness to learn
• Experience in after school, camp, or enrichment programs
• Must pass Livescan (background check), TB clearance, and Health check
• Training in CPR and First Aid
• BA from an accredited university is a plus, but not a requirement

DUTIES
• Maintain school-wide standards and rules for school yard play
• Oversee two recess periods daily
• Shop for and prepare Aftercare snack
• Create and distribute Aftercare rosters
• Assist with Aftercare club preparation
• Oversee daily study hall for Grades 5 – 8 from dismissal to program end
• Create club curriculum and implement club programming weekly
• Assist with daily clean up and organization

POSITION DETAILS:
• 9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday – Friday with 30-minute lunch
• Position is for 10 months (mid-August to mid-June), with the option to extend into summer months with summer camp
• Reports to Aftercare Manager


Please send your resume via email with a cover letter and two professional references to:
tatkinson@ wswaldorf.org 

Please visit our website at www.westsidewaldorf.org

Westside Waldorf School is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, national origin , ancestry, sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, and gender expression, religious creed, disability (mental and physical) including HIV and AIDS, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics ), genetic information, age, marital status, sexual orientation, military and veteran status, denial of family and medical care leave , or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment.