Career Opportunities at the Southington Community YMCA
Amazing Kids Club Coordinator 
Provide overall leadership for the Amazing Kids Club (babysitting) program at the Southington Community YMCA. resulting in a safe and nurturing environment while providing an enjoyable program for children.   
 
Position Requirements: 
  • Have at least 3 years of child care experience in a day care type setting. 
  • Have the ability to lift at least 40 pounds. 
  • Continuously follow and promote the YMCA philosophy and mission.
  • Have a working knowledge of Microsoft office programs. 
  • Be at least 21 years old and hold a high school diploma; college degree in a related child care field would be a plus. 
  • Be of good moral character and have values aligned with the YMCA.
  • Have effective written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Have a nurturing, friendly and outgoing personality. 

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Manage daily operations of Amazing Kids Club including scheduling, behavior modification techniques and staff supervision of staff 
  • Provide daily communication to parents regarding children
  • Responsible for meeting all quality and safety standards in the program area 
  • Ensure the Child Development Director is notified immediately of any safety issues
  • Be a positive role model for children and other staff 
  • Ensure the program area is kept clean and free from potential hazards 
  • Hire, supervise, motivate, and evaluate Amazing Kids staff 
  • Complete all necessary paperwork 
  • Attend all meetings/trainings as required 
  • Play a leadership role in training/mentoring other staff 
  • Follow all Southington-Cheshire Community YMCA policies and procedures 
  • Serve as a YMCA ‘ambassador’ in the Southington community

Salary Information: 
  • Hourly rate will be $13 to $16 per hour depending on experience
  • Hours are Monday – Friday with some weekend work
  • Hours 25 to 29 hours per week

To Apply: 
Send electronic resumes and 3 letters of reference to Wendy Stevens at wstevens@sccymca.org

For questions regarding the position, please contact Katie Sherman, Director of Child Development at ksherman@sccymca.org

Resumes are being accepted until January 19, 2018.  

The YMCA is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants must complete and pass a criminal background check.

For additional opportunities at The YMCA: sccymca.org/jobs