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Posted 5 months ago
POSITION/TITLE Program Director EMPLOYMENT STATUS Exempt, Full-time REPORTS TO: Youth Director Job description Flatbush Development Corporation is seeking an experienced applicant who, under the supervision of the Director of Youth Services, will be responsible for ensuring that the After School Program meets all program standards and funding guidelines. The Program Director must be able to plan and organize a structured program consisting of educational and recreational activities according to age group, supervise staff and maintain a high level of communication between school representatives and participants, staff and supervisors. In addition, the Program Director will be responsible for the management of the entire OST program at their site. JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

·Recruit, hire, train and supervise staff according to FDC policies.

·Provide reports, update and coordinate weekly meetings with the Director of Youth Programs.

·Build productive relationships with the school’s administrative team, including but not limited to principal, assistant principal, curriculum development staff, teachers. PTA president and parent coordinator.

·Ensure that all DYCD, DOH and FDC Guidelines are followed and adhered to.

·Responsible for data entry, reports, snacks, securing space, security and all other administrative duties/documentation requirement in a timely fashion.

·Ensure that adequate supplies and equipment are kept safe and available for programmatic needs.

·Promote literacy, multiculturalism, parent and community involvement through appropriate program enhancements and activities.

·Maintain accurate records pertaining to licensing requirements, staff/child health, and safety.

·Develop and implement program curriculum aligned with school program curricula.

·Evaluate and document staff performance informally and formally during the program year.

·Serve as a liaison with school personnel. Create a Parent Advisory and Youth Advisory Group. Attend school planning meetings and PTA meetings. Develop community relations with other community organizations or programs.

·Supervise the completion, collection, and submission of data and reports to DYCD as required under the contract agreement.

·Supervise and plan summer programs including but not limited to securing DOH license.

·Develop a weekly schedule of after-school activities; arts, recreational, educational enhancement and homework assistance to students.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

·BA/BS in Education or related field (required)

·Childcare: 3 years (required)

·Program development: 2 years (required)

·Minimum of two years of supervisory experience.

·Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

·Proficient in Microsoft Office.

License/Certification:

·First Aid Certification (Required)

·CPR Certification (Required)

Ability to commute/relocate:
Brooklyn, NY 11218: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
If qualified, please forward your cover letter and resume with the subject line “Program Director” to us at "hr" at "fdconline" dot "org" or apply online. Learn more about FDC at www.fdconline.org. FDC is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. FDC does not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. COVID-19 considerations: All staff must be fully vaccinated. Mask are not required but are encouraged.

Job Features

Job CategoryFull Time
Salary$50,000.00 - $54,000.00
401(k)Yes
Health InsuranceYes
Retirement PlanYes
Dental InsuranceYes
Vision InsuranceYes
Flexible spending accountYes
Paid time offYes
Parental LeaveYes

POSITION/TITLE Program Director EMPLOYMENT STATUS Exempt, Full-time REPORTS TO: Youth Director Job description Flatbush Development Corporation is seeking an experienced applicant who, under the super...

EMPLOYMENT STATUS Non-Exempt, Part-time, Seasonal REPORTS TO: Program Director Flatbush Development Corporation is seeking an after school Cooking Specialist who is a qualified individual for our middle school after school program. The Cooking Specialist will work closely with the Program Director to create a dynamic cooking and nutrition program in which students develop knowledge, skills and confidence in different types of food, preparation methods, and nutrition. This position is responsible for creating, implementing, and managing daily activities related to cooking, health, and nutrition. A successful candidate will bring previous teaching experience, creativity and self-initiative to this position, along with a passion for positive youth development. This is a part-time position working Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00-5:30 pm during the school year. There will be additional hours required for training and food shopping as needed. Primary Responsibilities:

•Plan, teach and facilitate workshops for middle school students focused on cooking and culinary arts.

•Develop and implement a sequenced cooking curriculum, with assistance from the education specialist.

•Submit lesson/activity plans to program director in advance.

•Plan and implement a culminating event or project at the end of each cycle.

•Provide instruction to participants, correct their techniques, and assist struggling students on a one on one basis.

•Educate participants about the different recipes that they are learning, by providing them with cultural context and nutrition information.

•Be responsible for the ingredient shopping, setup, operation and clean-up of activities and the organization, inventory and storing of relevant supplies and equipment.

•Attend all staff meetings and staff development training sessions, as specified.

•Maintain and submit attendance records.

•Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

•High School Diploma or equivalent is preferred

•Two years of experience in teaching cooking or leading youth in group activities required, preferably in an after school setting.

•Must be able to pass fingerprint and SCR clearances successfully.

•Must be able to engage young people and set structure and limits in a group setting.

•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

•Must be reliable and punctual.

FDC is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. FDC does not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. Job Type: Part-time Salary: $25.00 per hour Experience:

professional cooking: 1 year (Preferred)

Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)

relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

Cooking: 1 year (Preferred)

Restaurant: 1 year (Preferred)

Must be COVID-19 Vaccinated

This Job Is:

•Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED

•A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more

•A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply

•Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma

License/Certification:
  • First Aid Certification (Preferred)
  • CPR Certification (Preferred)

Job Features

Salary$24.00 - $25.00 per hour
Paid time offYes

EMPLOYMENT STATUS Non-Exempt, Part-time, Seasonal REPORTS TO: Program Director Flatbush Development Corporation is seeking an after school Cooking Specialist who is a qualified individual for our midd...

Part Time
Posted 1 year ago
Job description
Flatbush Development Corporation is seeking well-rounded, outgoing, and friendly individuals who have a passion for working with Elementary/Middle School students to apply for our Counselor position. As a counselor, you have the closest relationship with the participants in their group and will not only be an influential role model but impact the children's overall camp experience. Must be 18 years of age and have graduated from high school. Service Location Options: P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School: 1100 Newkirk Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11230 1:50- 5:45 pm P.S. 152 School of Science & Technology: 725 E. 23rd St. Brooklyn, NY 11210 1:50- 5:45 pm J.H.S - I.S. 062 Ditmas: 700 Cortelyou Rd., Brooklyn, NY 11218 2:00 - 5:30 pm Specific Responsibilities:

· Implement FDC program curriculum, helping school-age children to improve literacy competencies, values, and physical fitness in an activity based after-school environment.

· Provide a positive role model for children by exhibiting proper behavior and demeanor.

· Insure the health, safety, and well-being of children in the program by providing close supervision of all activities.

· Work as a member of a professional team that provides a positive, growth-promoting environment for all children.

· Assist children with homework and guide students in their academic growth.

· Understand and communicate the FDC philosophy and the goals of the FDC School Age Programs to the students and parents.

· Plan and create innovative age-appropriate activities and develop lesson plans to conduct them on a daily basis; Read, tell stories, and lead songs and games.

· Communicate with families about their children's strengths and areas needing attention on a weekly basis.

· Actively participate in all training sessions and designated meetings and special events.

· Maintain a ratio of one (1) counselor for every 10 students.

· Attend the minimum required 15 hours of staff training during the school year. Attend 2 Saturday trainings.

Qualifications:

· High School Diploma or 1 year of college with course work in child development or related field in which working with children is the focus.

· Prior experience as a Counselor in an after-school setting, recreation, teaching or childcare position.

· Supervisory experience desired.

· Skills in leadership development, motivation, communication, songs, storytelling, games and sports desired.

· Experience teaching dance skills a big plus!

Qualified candidates should send a resume with a cover note that explains your ability and passion for a position of this nature, along with your salary requirements. Schedule:

· 4-hour shift

· Monday to Friday

Job Features

Job CategoryPart Time
Salary$16.00 - $17.00 per hour

Job description Flatbush Development Corporation is seeking well-rounded, outgoing, and friendly individuals who have a passion for working with Elementary/Middle School students to apply for our Coun...