During before and afterschool hours extended learning programs, assists in providing age appropriate instruction and recreational activities for students in the Extended Learning Opportunity Program (ELOP) after-school program for students in PreK – 12 at assigned school site in an extended learning setting. Observe student behavior to and provide appropriate redirection for their safety and well-being. Assists with instructional tasks, meal service, personal care and related work as required. Complies with all applicable District policies and procedures, state and federal laws and regulations, and standards of quality and safety. Works under the direct supervision of the ELOP Site Supervisor according to set procedures.
A program Site Worker shall be at least twenty-one (21) years of age if hired after June 30, 2017 and shall meet at least one (1) of the minimum qualifications listed below:
Minimum experience required
Sixty (60) semester hours of college training, with at least thirty (30) hours of which shall be in business or management, child or youth development, early childhood education or related field.
Two (2) years of full-time experience in a group setting. Experience may be paid or unpaid. (2 years school-age care experience = 1 year full-time experience)
High school diploma (or equivalent), and Tennessee Early Childhood Training Alliance (TECTA) certificate for completing thirty (30) clock hours of orientation training, or the equivalent as recognized by the Department.
Four (4) years of full-time experience in a group setting. Experience may be paid or unpaid. (2 years school-age care experience = 1 year full-time experience)
Has been continuously employed as an on-site program director or child care agency owner since July 1, 2000.
Within the first thirty (30) days of employment by a program, a director shall complete an orientation provided by the Department of Education.
Physical Demands: Requires sedentary work involving standing or walking for brief periods, exerting up to 10 pounds of force on a regular basis; and some dexterity in operating office equipment; must be able to use hands and fingers
Unavoidable Hazards: The position is exposed to no unusual environmental hazards.
Sensory (ADA) Requirements: The position requires normal visual acuity and field of vision, hearing and speaking abilities.
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SCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. SCS provides reasonable accommodations to qualified persons with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are encouraged to discuss ADA accommodations with management.