Activity Aide - YWCA El Paso Del Norte Region

Activity Aide

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Activity Aide
Pay Rate: Hourly $9.50/hr.


Far East (18 hrs) M-F 2:30pm-6:00pm
Northeast(18 hrs) M-F 2:30pm-6:00pm
East (18 hrs) M-F 2:30pm-6:00pm
West (18 hrs) M-F 2:30pm-6:00pm

JOB SUMMARY
Provides supervised homework help, activity, enrichment and recreation for children five (5) years of age and older.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS
High school graduate or equivalent required.

EXPERIENCE
Over three (3) months experience working with children in a recognized setting; or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS
Must be at least 18 years of age. Must have an interest in children. Must be able to motivate children while remaining sensitive to their needs and capabilities. Ability to be creative and resourceful required. Must be able to maintain physical stamina for several hours. Must be able to cope with emergencies Must have effective verbal and written communication skills. Excellent interpersonal skills required. Must be able to work under pressure with interruptions. Bilingual capabilities in English/Spanish preferred. Access to vehicle and possess valid driver’s license and sufficient liability insurance preferred.  Must acquire CPR, First Aid, DFPS background check, FBI fingerprint and food handling certifications prior to start of employment.  Must maintain these certifications throughout employment. If you have lived out of state in the past five years you are required to submit for criminal history and child abuse/neglect check for the different states you have resided in. Must supply physician statement of current negative TB test and freedom from communicable diseases.

Anticipated Benefits
YWCA Membership and Program Discounts
Basic Life Insurance

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