Overview

On behalf of Jacksonville Classical Academy, ESI Works is now hiring a Before and After Care Program Counselor in Jacksonville, FL.

COMPANY SUMMARY:

ESI Works provides comprehensive human resource services for its partner schools. This includes recruiting, staffing, screening, on boarding, payroll and benefits administration. Founded in 2015, ESI Works has carefully crafted our company culture and reputation based on a deep understanding that staffing is first and foremost about people. We understand the right placement in the right job changes lives. ESI Works is committed to providing simplified employment solutions through our superior work ethic and industry experience. It is our mission to treat every person we encounter with wholehearted integrity and dedication.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The before and after care program counselor will assist the before and after care program coordinator in facilitating recreational, educational, and/or enrichment activities that extend the school day. This will be an hourly, non-exempt part-time position with a 12-month work schedule and a split shift. The before and after care program counselor will report to the before and after care program coordinator.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in the facilitation of activities and implementation of curriculum and the weekly plan, either as developed by the program coordinator or enrichment program vendor.
  • Ensure the safety and security of children enrolled.
  • Follow designated schedule and curriculum plan for each day.
  • Assist with homework completion.
  • Monitor children during the program, helping with facilitation, transitions, snacks, and activity supervision.
  • Advise the program coordinator as to what supplies, materials, and other forms of support are needed for activities.
  • Assist with the planning and facilitation of special projects and events.
  • Comply with all required policies, procedures, and regulations.
  • Any other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 18+ years old with some experience working with school-age children.
  • Cleared criminal history and fingerprint check.
  • Successfully completed or ability to complete 40 hours of childcare training offered by the State of Florida Department of Children and Families.

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Desire to work with children. Can work equally well with both children and adults.
  • Act as a positive role model.
  • Possess the following qualities: outgoing, personable, reliable, dedicated, enthusiastic, patient, and caring.
  • Ability to be flexible and responsible.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate sensitivity to others.
  • Certified in CPR and First Aid.
  • Complete annual DCF training for continuing education (CEUs).
  • Ability to demonstrate, uphold, and promote in daily interactions a commitment to the school’s mission and vision, and the moral character and civic virtue the school embodies.

All applicants are encouraged to apply directly on this page, or call 888.246.6066 for more information. Thank you for your interest in this position.