After School Program Assistant

GENERAL SUMMARY: Muskegon Oceana Community Action Partnership (MOCAP) has three part-time openings for instructional staff, who are energetic and great team players, to work at Three Oaks Public School Academy (TOPSA) for MOCAP’s 21st CCLC after school program. This program involves a large group of students in grades 1 through 5.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Instructing students by using a variety of techniques, such as multi-sensory learning, repetition, and reflection, in order to reinforce learning to meet students’ varying needs and interests.

  • Maintain accurate and complete student records, and prepare reports on children and activities, as required by Grant.
  • Bring energy and enthusiasm, welcoming families and communicating positive information about students to families.
  • Be able to design activities and plan curriculum for an enrichment class during the afterschool program.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Associate’s Degree or five years of experience working with children
  • Have experience working with and supervising groups of school-age students in school or recreation (camps, teams, etc.), including facilitating student conflict.
  • Be culturally competent.
  • Teach students personal development skills such as goal-setting, independence, and self-advocacy.
  • Prepare, administer, and grade assignments to evaluate student progress.
  • Have strong collaboration and communication skills.