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TITLE: 2xProgram Assistant

AKWESASNE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB JOB POSTING

 


LOCATION: Akwesasne Boys and Girls Club-Kawehno:ke Unit and Mohawk School Unit

STATUS: Part-Time (up to 29 hrs./week)

REPORTS TO: Program Manager

SALARY: $11.10/HR

START DATE: Immediately

The Akwesasne Boys & Girls Club is seeking energetic and creative individuals to work in a fast paced after school program. Commuting post-secondary students are encouraged to apply.

The Program Assistant will work in cooperation with other team members in the implementation of activities in a specific program area, such as Education & Technology, Health & Life Skills, Sports & Recreation, Arts & Culture, and Character & Leadership. The philosophy of the Akwesasne Boys & Girls Club is to create a safe and positive environment while providing educational and culturally relevant programs geared to meet the needs of local youth, focusing on self-responsibility, maturity, and growth.

KEY ROLES:

Create a safe and positive environment for Akwesasne Boys & Girls Club members ages 6-18 years old who will be participating in after-school activities between the hours of 2:30pm and 6:00pm.

• Promote, encourage and stimulate program participation.

• Provide guidance and role modeling to members.

• Participate in special programs and/or events such as field trips, celebrations and community events

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE NEEDED:

• High School diploma or GED.

• Experience in working with children.

• Ability to motivate youth and manage behavior problems.

• Knowledge and understanding of Akwesasne community, values, traditions and social norms.

• Valid Driver’s License.

Closing Date: May 17th at 4:00pm

CRIMINAL REFERENCE CHECK AND DRUG SCREENING MANDATORY BEFORE POSITION IS OFFERED. For more information, please call 518-358-9911.

Submit Letter of Interest and Resume to Nikaiataa Skidders, Program Manager.

An Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

All Applicants must meet the minimum requirements in terms of education and experience. Completion of three-month probation period and a positive criminal reference check mandatory before position is made permanent.

Please send a cover letter and resume no later than May 17th, at 4:00pm to:

Ms. Nikaiataa Skidders, Program Manager

Akwesasne Boys and Girls Club

P.O Box 490

37 Rooseveltown Road

Akwesasne, New York 13655

 

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