After School Teacher – Bayview

 

OVERVIEW

FACES SF (Family and Child Empowerment Services) provides high-quality child care for low-income families; job support, training, and placement for adults; and comprehensive family support services and referrals. Our mission is to serve the needs and well-being of San Francisco’s young children and empower families to become self-sufficient. Presently we are seeking a talented, positive part-time After School Teacher (32.5 hours/week during the school year; full-time during all SFUSD breaks, including winter and summer). This position is a non-exempt position and reports to the After School Supervisor. If you are passionate about early childhood education, kids in general and want to work in a supportive and collegiate environment where you can make a difference, this is the perfect role for you.

 

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

  • Establish and maintain a safe and healthy learning environment
  • Supervise children at all times
  • Maintains a safe environment in the classroom
  • Maintains Community Care Licensing (CCL) standards
  • Follow all security procedures
  • Conduct health checks for all the children in the classroom
  • Advance physical and intellectual competence
  • Deliberately design and conduct activities that are focused on program goals
  • Support a program environment that is learner centered
  • Participate in off-site activities including ones that expand the children’s knowledge and understanding of their immediate community and larger global community
  • Incorporate activities to promote physical health
  • Incorporate academic content and skill development that contributes to participants’ school success and help address the achievement gap
  • Ability to implement project based learning
  • Support social and emotional development and provide positive guidance
  • Ability to truly connect and relate to youth
  • Support positive relationship between staff and children and between children
  • Use age appropriate positive guidance techniques and models behavior for children
  • Works with the supervisor to understand appropriate developmental expectations of the age group
  • Promotes a sense of physical and emotional safety
  • Promotes the meaningful engagement and leadership of the participants
  • Model strong leadership skills and serves as a mentor to others.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:

  • 12 units of ECE classes or 240 documented hours of direct experience working with children
    OR a combination thereof with one unit being equal to 20 training hour
  • You have experience with State or Federally funded child care programs (preferred)
  • You are committed to working with a diverse population
  • You have strong communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
  • You have the ability to work cooperatively as part of an interdisciplinary team as well as ability to work independently, demonstrating strong initiative and enthusiasm
  • Professionalism, punctuality, flexibility, self-motivation, and reliability are essential
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Position subject to Live Scan Fingerprinting through the California Department of Justice, TB test, and physical exam

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Competitive Health, Welfare & Lifestyle Benefits – 100% employer paid for employee!
  • Generous vacation time and holidays – including a paid winter closure.
  • A 403 (b) with an employer match
  • On-going professional development for all staff
  • A chance to make a difference in the lives of kids and their families

TO APPLY: Please send a cover letter and resume to jobs@facessf.org.

FACES SF is proud of the diversity found in our organization and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.