Job Description

Assistant Site Director at Fiske Elementary School

Lextended Day recognizes that every position is valuable and essential to the well-being of the children and success of the program. Employees are expected to support and follow through on the organizations policies and procedures and to work collaboratively with the Executive Director and colleagues at all Sites.

Professional Expectations

  • Be familiar with the program’s policies and operation.
  • Facilitate operation of site.
  • Keep up to date in the field of education and school-age child care.  Participate in 20 hours of training per year. 
  • Maintain certification in basic first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Attend monthly all site meetings to share ideas and concerns.
  • Attend program trainings, functions and family events.

Staff Supervision

  • Assist Site Director with staff orientation program and orientation for new employees.
  • Assist the Site Director in the evaluation of staff.
  • Conduct staff observations with Site Director.
  • Conduct staff meetings. Review agenda with Site Director.
  • Assist Site Director in maintaining staff files.

Care of Children

  • Be familiar with the individual needs or disabilities of enrollees.  Bring to the attention of the Site Director any concerns you might have about the physical, emotional or social development or adjustment of individual enrollees.
  • Review all children’s files and note allergies and dietary restrictions.
  • Maintain consistency for all children by adhering to established policies.
  • Supervise daily attendance and follow procedures for unreported absences.
  • Be responsible for the release of students to appropriate parent or authorized individual.
  • Keep account of each child’s schedule.  Report any errors in attendance lists to the Site Director immediately.
  • Manage distribution of snack (being mindful of allergies) and snack time supervision.
  • Assist as needed with outdoor supervision, and when necessary, assign staff to specific positions on the playground.
  • Assist as needed in the supervision of children during indoor/outdoor activities.  Assign staff to positions as needed.
  • Be familiar with the organization’s health and emergency policies and treat sick or injured children as indicated.  File medication logs, first aid treatment and accident/incident reports in children’s files.  Report all injuries to the Site Director.  In the absence of the Site Director, report injuries that require medical attention to the Executive Director immediately and to E.E.C. within three days.
  • E-mail reminders to parents.
  • Be responsible for annual progress letters or delegate this duty to appropriate staff member.
  • Be responsible for log of children’s on site medications, EPI pens and inhalers – and insure that parents are contacted when medications need to be refilled or delegate to qualified staff member.
  • Make all announcements to kids throughout afternoon: hand washing, run through of daily activities, clean up, snack, etc.

Programming

  • With Site Director compose monthly newsletter for parents.
  • Order and/or purchase supplies and snacks as needed.
  •  Manage tooth brushing on long days
  • Manage annual registration process for Fiske.
  • Manage 3 Mac computers and 15 iPads.
  • With staff and Site Director plan special events, functions and field trips.
  • Assist Site Director with database entry.
  • Other tasks as assigned by Site Director.

Hours and Benefits

  • 30 hour workweek 
  • Medical and Dental Insurance

Qualifications

  • Coursework in Education and/or experience with groups of elementary aged children.  
  • Willingness to develop professionally
  •  Highly dependable with a strong work ethic
  • Enthusiastic, helpful, positive attitude

To Apply: 
Please send a resume and cover letter to careers@lextendedday.org. 


Teachers/Assistant Teachers/ Intern Teachers

Lextended Day is an after school program looking for people to nurture playfulness children.  We believe play is the work of childhood and children grow from play in unique and exciting ways.

At Lextended you will be able to share your skills and interests with children.  We shape our programming off of the skills of teachers.  Love Spanish?  Host a Spanish club.

Art, robotics, music, sports, games, chess, cartooning, dance, drama, robotics, science experiments, yoga, karate, Pokemon, nature, cooking, and the outdoors are all activities our teachers offer

Lextended Day provides a great introduction to an education career with paid training and room for promotion within our organization. 

We are looking for people with:

  •        A  love of children and a desire to impact their lives
  •        Excitement about the creation and implement of activities that reflect our mission
  •       Respect for the needs and desires of children and attention to their safety.
  •        Encourage healthy including cooperation, compassion, making nutritious choices and
  •        Energy to encourage children to be physically active.
  •        A desire to coach and mentor children to make good decisions.
  •        The ability to handle challenging behaviors in a way that encourages children to learn
  •        A thirst for professional development. 

Hours:

  •        2:45 pm – 6:00 on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
  •        11:45 am – 6:00 pm on Thursday
  •        Start times may vary by 15 minutes depending on the site. 3 to 5-day commitments are preferred. Commitment to the care of children includes the understanding that both the weekly schedule and the yearly commitment matter.

Qualifications

  •      Course work in Education and/or experience with groups of elementary aged children.  
  •       Willingness to develop professionally
  •       Highly dependable with a strong work ethic
  •      Enthusiastic, helpful, positive attitude

We offer high pay, starting at $18 an hour, paid training and holidays.

To Apply: 

Please send a resume to careers@lextendedday.org.  We will contact applicants on a rolling basis. 

We welcome questions, feel free to call our main office at 781-862-8072.  Equal Opportunity Employer


Subject Matter Experts

Lextended Day is an after school program looking for people to nurture playfulness children.  We believe understand play is the work of childhood and children grow from play in unique and exciting ways.

At Lextended you will be able to share your skills and interests with children.  We shape our programming off of the skills of teachers.

We are looking for people who would rotate through our six sites in residencies to share their interests with children.  Teachers will also participate in other aspects of the day at the sites.

We are looking for specialists in the below areas:

  • Outdoor Education
  •  Science
  •  Drama
  • Dance, yoga
  • Coding, robotics, game design
  • Art
  • Animation, photography
  • Music

Lextended Day provides a great opportunity in education with paid training and room for promotion within our organization. 

We are looking for people with:

  • A love of children and a desire to impact their lives
  • Excitement about the creation and implement of activities that reflect our mission
  • Respect for the needs and desires of children with attention to their safety
  •  Encourage healthy including cooperation, compassion, making nutritious choices
  • Energy to encourage children to be physically active.
  • A desire to coach and mentor children to make good decisions.
  • The ability to handle challenging behaviors in a way that encourages children to learn
  •  A thirst for professional development. 

Hours and Benefits:

  •        2:45 pm – 6:00 on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
  •        11:45 am – 6:00 pm on Thursday
  •       Other hours up to 25 per week for training and planning
  •       Health Insurance

Qualifications

  •  Coursework in Education and/or experience with groups of elementary aged children.  
  • Willingness to develop professionally
  • Must have car for transportation to all six sites
  • Highly dependable with a strong work ethic
  •  Enthusiastic, helpful, positive attitude
  •  We offer high pay, starting at $18 an hour, paid training and holidays.

To Apply: 

Please send a resume and cover letter to careers@lextendedday.org.  We will contact applicants on a rolling basis. 


Age Group Coordinators

Lextended Day is an after school program looking for people to nurture playfulness in children.  We believe play is the work of childhood and children grow from play in unique and exciting ways.

At Lextended you will be able to share your skills and interests with children.  We shape our programming off of the skills of teachers. 

We are looking for people who can assist in the administration of our sites due to tremendous growth over the past few years.  A variety of positions are open in the Kindergarten, First Grade and Grades 2 to 5 age groups.  

Lextended Day provides a great opportunity in education with paid training and room for promotion within our organization.  

We are looking for people with:

  • A  love of children and a desire to impact their lives
  • Excitement about the creation and implement of activities that reflect our mission
  • Respect for the needs and desires of children with attention to their safety.
  • Encourage healthy including cooperation, compassion, making nutritious choices 
  • Energy to encourage children to be physically active.
  • A desire to coach and mentor children to make good decisions.
  •  The ability to handle challenging behaviors in a way that encourages children to learn 
  • A thirst for professional development. 
  •  Facilitation and leadership skills

Hours and Benefits:

  • 2:45 pm – 6:00 on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
  • 11:45 am – 6:00 pm on Thursday 
  • Other hours up to 25 per week for training and planning
  • Health Insurance

Qualifications

  • Coursework in Education and/or experience with groups of elementary aged children.  
  • Willingness to develop professionally
  •  Highly dependable with a strong work ethic
  • Enthusiastic, helpful, positive attitude
  • We offer high pay, starting at $18 an hour, paid training and holidays. 

To Apply: 
Please send a resume and cover letter to careers@lextendedday.org.  We will contact applicants on a rolling basis. 

We welcome questions, feel free to call our main office at 781-862-8072.  Equal Opportunity Employer