Program Specialist
Girls Incorporated of Greater Lowell

Job Order #: 17244598

Lowell, MA 01852

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 7/12/2022

EXPIRES 10/10/2022

Job Description

QUALIFICATIONS
All candidates must be at least 18 years old with a high school diploma. Minimum one year professional experience working with school-aged children required. Must be available to work a flexible schedule Monday through Friday between the hours of 7:30am ? 5:30pm ? hours may be adjusted to After School Program hours (2:00pm to 6:00pm) to run concurrent with the Lowell Public School year.

PROGRAM MANAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT
Support members during out of school hours including after-school hours, full-day vacation weeks and during the Summer Enrichment Program
Plan and implement activities for daily program for girls ages 5-18
Supervise children during unstructured time; this may include utilizing behavior management techniques as needed
Prepare and distribute group meals and/or snacks
Maintain clean activity areas per the Board of Health COVID 19 guidelines
Monitor parent pick-up
Assist in closing program facility areas at the end of the day
Attend staff meetings and trainings, and utilize program planning time
Maintain a positive team atmosphere with all staff members
Perform other job related tasks as assigned
Excellent written and verbal communication skills (in the English language), ability to make effective public presentations
Must have dependable transportation

FAMILY & COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
Serve as liaison between staff, members and families and effectively manage behavioral issues
Serve as a liaison with local schools (e.g. make arrangements for Representation at Open House/Parent Nights

GENERAL & ADMINISTRATIVE
Provide administrative assistance to Program Coordinator
Work with Program Coordinator to generate and mail program brochures
Attend staff meetings
Meet weekly with Program Coordinator to develop and review overall daily activity plans
Shop for program and food supplies as needed
The nature of community support work and staffing patterns necessitates that management staff be generalists and must understand that at any given time they may be called upon to perform duties beyond those listed in this description to meet individual or program needs.

Be available for occasional special activities on weekend and/or evening hours, including but not limited to Open Houses and Board events.
Provides transportation to individuals in company vehicle

MUST HAVE THE PHYSICAL AND COGNITIVE ABILITIES TO
Safely perform all essential responsibilities and operate a telephone, computer, copier, fax machine and household appliances, with or without the aid of mechanical devices
Quickly and safely ambulate within the program facility, bend, stoop, kneel and reach, with or without the aid of mechanical devices
Learn and perform the skills taught in First Aid and CPR

TRAINING REQUIREMENTS
Must have current training/certification in First Aid and CPR or be trained within 90 days of hire. Must maintain valid certifications throughout employment.
Take advantage of training and professional growth opportunities
Must attend other training as required by Girls Incorporated and EEC
CORI completed prior to start date.

Please email Thavrith Thao at thavrith.thao@masshirelowell.com for more information

How To Apply

Please email your resume to thavrith.thao@masshirelowellcc.com for consideration

Address

220 Worthen Street
Lowell, MA 01852

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Name

Thavrith Thao

Title

Business Services Representative

Email

thavrith.thao@masshirelowellcc.com

Phone

978-805-4875

Address

107 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852

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