School Age Site Director

YMCA of Downtown Manchester - 30 Mechanic Street, 30 Mechanic Street, Manchester, New Hampshire, United States of America Req #1298
Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Under the direction of the School Age Director, the Site Director is responsible for the day-to-day operations running a Before and/or After School program at one of our Manchester locations. The Site Director is responsible for the supervision, planning, and implementation of their program while acting as a role model for other staff and youth in the program. This role provides an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to grow with us!



Responsibilities: 






  • Plan, organize and implement the daily program and curriculum at a site (before and/or after school hours) 

  • Adhere school site program to NH Child Care Licensing regulations and maintain appropriate files 

  • Implement our Character Development curriculum components and role model Y core values 

  • Supervise, train and mentor site staff and assigned volunteers 

  • Build and maintain strong working relationships with school/administrative staff and parents 






Work Shifts/Hours:



  • Full-Time and Part-Time positions available

  • Program hours are Monday – Friday 6:45 – 8:30a and/or 2:45 – 6:00p

  • Additional hours available during school vacations and no school days.


Pay Range:  Hiring rate is $18.00+ per hour depending on experience.




Qualifications: 




Must be at least 20 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent, and have at least one of the following: 




  1. A bachelor’s degree in elementary education or recreation, awarded by a regionally accredited college or university;

  2. A minimum of aassociate’s degree in child development, education, recreation or other field of study focused on children awarded by a regionally accredited college or university;

  3. Certification of successful completion of training as a recreation director plus 1000 hours experience working with children in a licensed childcare program, recreation program or elementary school;

  4. A total of 12 credits in child development, education, recreation or other field of study focused on children from a regionally accredited college plus 1000 hours of experience working with children

  5. Current certification as an educator by the department of education

  6. Experience working with children totaling 2000 hours and: 








    • Current certification as a Para II educator by the department of education; or

    • Both of the following: 











      • Documentation of enrollment in a course for at least 3 credits in child development, education, recreation or other field of study focused on children; and a written plan on file for completion of at least 3 additional credits as specified; and

      • Within 12 months of the date the individual begins working as a Site Director, documentation of successful completion of a total of at least 6 credits as specified above 










Benefits: 





  • Flexible hours and team environment 

  • Career growth and paid professional development 

  • Staff receive a free family Y membership 

  • Retirement plans available (for 18 +)

  • Tuition discounts to some NH and online schools

  • Health/dental/vision insurance to full-time employees

  • Up to %50 discount on Y childcare, camp and programs

  • Paid time off



Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • YMCA of Downtown Manchester - 30 Mechanic Street, 30 Mechanic Street, Manchester, New Hampshire, United States of America