Extended Programs Counselor
Job Details
Entry
Mayfield Junior School - Pasadena, CA
Part Time
High School
$15.00 - $17.00 Hourly
None
Day
Education
SUMMARY

The Extended Programs Counselor is primarily responsible for supporting the extended care program and summer program by supervising students, carrying out activities and guiding students throughout afterschool and summer activities. Extended Programs Counselors are expected to encourage learning and good behavior in a safe school environment for students. Some essential jobs functions include, but are not limited to the following:

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assures students are properly supervised at all times.

  • Supervise enrichment activities.  

  • Manage after school group games.

  • Coordinate lunch and/or snack preparation.

  • Encourage students to participate in scheduled activities.

  • Communicate well with students and peers.

  • Promote a fun attitude and positive atmosphere.

  • Follow safety guidelines and assure classroom students do as well. 

  • Attend school and department meetings, as applicable. 

  • Other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • 1-2 years related experience in childcare

  • Demonstrates creativity, initiative, attention to detail and an ability to work well with a team and/or independently.

  •  Demonstrates personal integrity, friendliness, patience, fairness, openness, non-defensiveness, sensitivity, flexibility, and enthusiasm

  •  Ability to apply common sense in dealing with day-to-day and emergency situations.

  •  Detail-oriented and highly organized.

  •  Ability to respond to questions and solve problems from administrators, teachers, parents, students and visitors.

  •  Ability to use computer technology, including program database, video chat programs, word processing and spreadsheets. 

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or equivalent required. 

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, use hands to handle or feel, and reach with hands and arms. 

The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift or move up to 20 pounds and occasionally lift or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT  

While performing the duties of this job the employee works in an environment where the noise level is usually moderate and constant distractions due to constant foot traffic, phones ringing, and people talking. 

Educational Vision Statement:

Guided by our Holy Child heritage, we provide a distinctive educational experience that balances tradition and innovation in an intellectually challenging and creative environment. Students discover their best selves as they question, collaborate, and connect in a joyful community.

 

Mayfield Junior School Mission Statement:

Mayfield Junior School, a Catholic independent school founded and sponsored by the Society of the Holy Child Jesus, implements the philosophy of the Holy Child Schools which is based on trust and reverence for the dignity of every person. We are committed to the religious and educational development of each child and to maintaining a sense of community and family spirit that welcomes people of diverse backgrounds. At Mayfield, each child is challenged to reach his or her potential. We encourage our students to respond to the needs of our time with compassion, integrity, and confidence in God and in their own gifts.

 

Mayfield Junior School is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

 

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