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Leroy Springs, Inc

Afterschool Outdoor Recreation Teacher

Come get paid to play at the Anne Springs Close Greenway! The Afterschool on the Greenway program offers outdoor recreation activities for students after school while providing care and enrichment that enhances social skills and promotes an appreciation of nature. Be part of a team that helps to extend learning beyond the walls of a classroom and enrich the lives of children ages K-5.

Afterschool Outdoor Recreation Teachers engage in program activities and enthusiastically interact with a range of age groups. Teachers are role models to students and demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and adaptability.

Contact Cathy at 803-547-1045 to schedule an interview

OVERVIEW

Under supervision, engages in outdoor recreation activities with children and provides quality care and enrichment that enhances children’s social skills, elevates activity level, promotes an appreciation of nature and extends learning in a fun and safe environment.

KEY FUNCTIONS

Assists with the supervision of academic, recreational, and enrichment activities
Actively engages in the facilitation of program activities with a passion for working with children in the outdoors
Creates a healthy and safe environment by using best practices and proactive problem solving
Maintains effective communication and positive working relationships with staff
Helps maintain clean and organized areas
Other duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES

Ability to multitask and participate enthusiastically in all program activities
Ability to be a role model to students
Ability to interact with a range of age groups
Above average interpersonal skills with strong written/oral communication skills and an ability to work with a wide variety of people and circumstances

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and or/ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

High school diploma or GED preferred or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities
Negative PPD (TB skin test)
Current CPR, First Aid, AED certifications and Child Abuse prevention training; will train

REPORTING TO THIS POSITION

No supervisory responsibilities

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Must be able to exert up to twenty-five pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects when needed. Physical demands are in excess of those for sedentary work; must be able to remain on feet for extended periods of time.

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