After-School Activity Leader
Roanoke County Roanoke, VA Full-time Education
Posted on February 11, 2024
Performs responsible recreational and clerical work in accordance with the program standards for children and/or youth at an assigned location. Responsible for organizing, planning and engaging in organized recreational activities with children ages five (5) through twelve (12) and/or youth ages eleven (11) through thirteen (13). Organizes and schedules activities to include appropriate games, music, arts and crafts. Collects fees. Performs other duties as assigned.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
- Plans, organizes and conducts or participates in games, music, arts, crafts, playground and other appropriate activities.
- Collects fees.
- Supervises all activities to ensure the protection and safety of all participants.
- Provides a positive and authoritative approach to guiding behavior using age-appropriate limits and choices
- Encourages children to take responsibility for their role in the classroom community
- Teaches good eating habits and personal hygiene
- Ensures children have proper rest periods
- Ensures each child has individualized support in each activity
|Required: High school diploma or equivalent supplemented with college level courses or six month's programmatic experience with children ages five (5) through twelve (12) and/or eleven (11) through thirteen (13).
|Preferred: Some experience working with children in a structured environment.
|Required: Must have current Red Cross First Aid and CPR certificates or obtain same after employment. Valid Virginia driver's license with good driving record.
|Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
|In accordance with State licensing requirements, must be eighteen (18) years of age or older. Subject to a complete criminal history and Child Protective Services background search with acceptable results. Following a conditional offer of employment, must submit to a Tuberculosis test. Must also be able to perform the job as described in the Physical and Environmental Demands section of this job description.
|This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
|OVERALL PHYSICAL STRENGTH
|Lift and/or exert force of 20-50 lbs. occasionally, 10-25 lbs. frequently, or up to 10 lbs. constantly.
|C = Continuously
5.5 to 8+ hours daily
|F = Frequently
2.5 to 5.5 hours daily
|O = Occasionally
Up to 2.5 hours daily
|R = Rarely
Less than 1 hour per week
|N = Never
|Vision (Correction Required: N/A )
|Foot Controls (driving, operation of equip, etc.)
|D = Daily
|W = Several Times Per Week
|M = Several Times Per Month
|S = Seasonally
|R - Rarely
|N = Never
|Health and Safety
|Dirt and Dust
|Noise and Vibration
|Fumes and Odors
|Darkness or Poor Lighting
|Physical Danger or Abuse
|PRIMARY WORK LOCATION
|MACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT, WORK AIDS
|Office equipment, playground equipment
|PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT REQUIRED
|First aid equipment provided
Benefits are available to full-time positions only.
County of Roanoke Virginia
5204 Bernard Drive
Roanoke, Virginia, 24018