Site Director (AVALON K-12 School)
- $18.00 - $20.00 Hourly
- Full Time
- Employer Fairly Likely to Respond
The Site Director manages an afterschool program at a Long Beach Unified school and follows guidelines as dictated by the ASES grant. The ideal candidate should be familiar with or have previous experience working on Catalina Island. Housing and utilities expenses included. The candidate must be willing to relocate to Avalon, Catalina Island. (Monday-Friday) Some of the tasks are outlined below but are not limited to:
> The Site Director will communicate, implement, and enforce operational policies and procedures of ICES Education as dictated with the collaboration of LBUSD WRAP and ASES grant requirements.
> Ensure that the environment, programs, and services offered to the youth services are relevant, engaging, and enriching.
> Collaborate with school personnel, other site directors, parents, and community organizations.
> Attend mandatory district and ICES Education meetings.
> Evaluate, manage, and mentor 4-6 program staff.
> Resolve conflicts, disputes, and concerns with staff, students, parents, and school personnel.
> Keep track of average daily attendance and forecast declines in attendance. Find creative ways of recruiting students and maintaining them enrolled in the program.
> Follow snack/lunch distribution procedures as dictated by LBUSD Nutrition Services.
> Meet all deadlines.
> Maintain budgets.
> Hold fundraisers as necessary.
> Be a positive force at the school site!
> Minimum 2 years of management experience working with youth, preferred but not required.
> Minimum 2 years experience working with school age children, preferably in an after school setting.
> Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
> Excellent organizational skills
> Strong interpersonal skills
> Attention to detail
> First-Aid Certificate must be attained within 90 days of employment
> Must pass Live Scan
> TB Test and Tdap shots required and must be obtained prior to starting the position
> Bilingual in Spanish, not required but preferred
ICES Education is one of California's longest-established providers of After School and Out-of-School learning programs. Services include quality academically oriented before and after school programs, homework assistance, enrichment, one-on-one tutoring, small group tutoring, weekend and vacation learning instruction, childcare, early literacy and language instruction, educational and sports travel programs and much more. Each day, our carefully chosen staff of 300 along with hundreds of volunteers serves around 8,000 at-risk and low-income students at more than 30 sites across Southern California.