Youth Co-Facilitator in Queens, PS-149


(40.751,-73.8838)
 

Cause Areas

When

Mon Apr 23, 2018 03:30 PM - Thu May 31, 2018 06:00 PM

Where

PS-14999-11 34th AvenueJackson Heights, NY 11372

About

Fiver Children's Foundation is seeking a motivated Youth Co-Facilitator in Queens to join the Fiver team and supports its mission of empowering the youth through character cultivation year round. Every month, Fiver hosts Fiver Club, a program where Fiver participants learn character building traits that align with Fiver's three pathways to success: Education and Careers, Service and Leadership, and Healthy Life Choices. The Youth Co-Facilitator will assist Fiver's Program Supervisor at Fiver Clubs as a support staff by facilitating certain curriculum pieces and handling behavior management. This position is responsible for creating a safe and productive environment, ensuring a high level of program quality, and working to establish a positive relationship with Fiver participants. Training on the curriculum will be provided and reviewed with Fiver Program Supervisor and Youth Co-Facilitator prior to the dates of Fiver Club.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to

  • Leading and assisting with curriculum activities and games with Fiver participants that align with Fiver's three pathways to success
  • Supporting the Fiver Program Supervisor
  • Monitoring participants behavior
  • Responding to critical incidents and acting swiftly in certain situations
  • Adequately observing participants activities and enforcing safety regulations and program expectations
Qualifications
  • Experience with the youth, preferably 5th through 8th grade
  • Flexibility
  • Creativity
  • Behavior management and conflict resolution skills
  • Verbal communication skills
  • Leadership and facilitation skills
Upcoming Dates for Fiver Club
Monday, April 23rd, 2018 at 3:30pm - 6:00pm




Skills

  • Child Development
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Critical Thinking

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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