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Extended Day Counselor

Job Details

Oak Hall School - Gainesville, FL
Part Time
High School
$12.00 - $12.00 Hourly


Accepting applications for energetic, creative, caring, and motivated individuals to join our Extended day team in our Early Childhood, Lower, or MiddleSchool Division.

  • Inter-active after school supervision of students from age 3 through 8th grade
  • Actively supervise indoor and outdoor activities
  • Supervise completion of homework
  • Coordinate, participate in, and supervise games, crafts, and appropriate indoor activities during inclement weather
  • Accompany students to/from practices and/or other extracurricular activities, as needed
  • Monitor the health, welfare and safety of participants
  • Arranges medical attention of ill or injured children in accordance with parental instructions, school nurse, and school policies; provides minor first aid as required recording situation on online incident report
  • Check-in and dismissal duties, as assigned
  • Demonstrate initiative in identifying potential problems or opportunities for improvement. Keep supervisor informed of potential problems or unusual events and record incident on online incident report form.
  • Greets parents/caregivers who are known; obtain proper identification of parents/caregivers who are not know to determine their ability to pick up a student from the Extended Day Program
  • Meet regular and predictable attendance requirements, including punctuality
  • Perform duties in a manner that reflects positively on Oak Hall School
  • Be a role model of integrity and good conduct
  • Other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.  Pursuit towards a college degree or higher with a minimum of one year's completion towards degree, preferred.
  • Previous experience working with elementary-age children. Minimum one year experience in a school, camp, or day care setting preferred.
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities and sound judgment
  • Availability to work Enthusiastic, mature, and flexible in terms of schedule and program delivery.
  • Desire to work with children in a school setting
  • CPR/FA/AED Child/Adult Certification

Physical Requirements and Work Environment:

  • Required to sit, talk, hear and visually intercept visitors.
  • Both close and distance vision is required
  • Works in a highly stressful environment dealing with a wide variety of challenges, deadlines, and a varied and diverse array of contacts
  • Be able to occasionally lift up to 30 lbs.
  • Work in a traditional climate-controlled CLASSROOM environment
  • Work primarily in outside weather conditions, including extreme heat
  • Tasks involve the ability to exert heavy physical effort, including climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling, and lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling of moderately heavy objects and materials weighing 20 to 50 pounds.