Job Application - Catholic Charities Steuben/Livingston

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KAT TEAM LEAD

Responsible for the daily implementation of programming for Kids Adventure Tim in Yates County. This is a seasonal position in Yates County, New York. The program runs 5 weeks in the summer however work will begin prior to that.

SPECIFIC DUTIES:

The Kids Adventure Time Team Leader fulfills his/her role with the performance of the following functions:

1. Attends mandated trainings geared toward children’s behaviors and agency policies.
2. Sets up site and tears down daily as well as end of year clean up.
3. Activity implementation: There are pre-scheduled activities in which youth are involved.. It is the Team Leader’s role to ensure that youth arrive at those activities as scheduled.

4. Activity Planning: there will be days where a scheduled activity falls through or a group of children need a diversion. It is the role of the Team Leader to have an activity in mind to address this need as it happens; cutting down on confusion or interruption in routine.

5. Mandated reporter: By law, this position requires that if there is suspected neglect or abuse with an enrolled youth, the Team Leader go through the appropriate steps to report this concern to the

New York State Central Registry.

6. Lead the Team: The Team Leader oversees youth and other workers through the course of the day. They give the directives and adhere to the schedule, as well as keep the other workers involved with their assigned groups on task.

7. Report Safety Concern: if there is an environmental concern, it is the Team Leader’s responsibility to address it immediately and report it to the Program Coordinator or Site

Supervisor.

8. Performs other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be a high school graduate, some college preferred, clearance through the New York State Central

Registry. Experience working with at risk youth either through employment or volunteer experience preferred.