Job Description

General Purpose

Cover letter and resume must be attached with application
There are two (2) positions available

Hours:       10 hours per week
                   Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 3:30 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.; Wednesday 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Program runs from September 10, 2019 through May 29, 2020
Salary:      $14.50 per hour

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Under the direction of the Youth and Teen Manager and Program Coordinator, After School Energy Supervisors organize and lead daily activities for children ages 6-12. The After School Program consists of approximately 20-40 participants and 2 youth leaders. Duties include, but are not limited to, assisting in the development and implementation of the weekly activity schedule; leading daily activities; developing positive, supportive relationships with participants, parents and other department staff; preparing reports in support of assigned programs and assisting in the preparation of  information/ promotional materials. Activities include homework assistance, arts and crafts, group games/ competitions, sports, and songs.

Education, Experience and Other Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:      Must be at least 21 years of age; must possess a valid CPR and Standard First Aid Card by start date or have the ability to obtain certification within 30 days of job acceptance.   Applicants are subject to Washington State Patrol criminal history background check. 

Preferred Qualifications: One (1) year or more of experience working with children in recreation, teaching or day camp environment; knowledge of age appropriate athletic and social activities, crafts and other large group activities for children between 6-12 years old; ability to live by Kent Parks mission of "Dedicated to Enriching Lives" and demonstrate the following characteristics: responsible, respectful, honest, energetic, passionate, flexible, original, creative, dependable, thoughtful.

Application Instructions

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