Post Date: 08/28/2019
Close Date: 09/29/2019
Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington is seeking After School Activities Leaders to support our Latina Engagement Program throughout the school year. Our After School Activities Leaders work with girls in grades K-8 at schools and community organizations to facilitate girl-lead curriculum in subjects including STEM, the arts, health living, and leadership development.
In this role, employees have a great opportunity to develop skills including education curriculum delivery, community networking, program management, and leadership development.
Activities Leaders support girls in primarily Latinx programs, so strong Spanish-language skills are required.
Our Organization: We are the preeminent leadership development organization for girls. We serve to help every girl discover their strengths and unlock their full potential. We prepare girls to empower themselves to be leaders in their lives and in the world. Girl Scouts is Girl-led, volunteer-supported, and over 20,000 strong throughout our service area. Through scouting, we help girls builds courage, confidence, and character to make the world a better place.
Every girl has the power to change the world.
Our job is to provide programs, facilities, and support.
Our duty is to help members and volunteers maximize their positive impact.
We have great employees who do great work.
The Position: This is a part-time, seasonal position, paying $14/hour.
This position is scheduled 6 – 12 hours per week, 2 days per week (Monday & Wednesday, or Tuesday & Thursday), during after-school hours. Programs run September through May 2020.
Experience working with groups of children, ages 5-14 years
Experience planning/organizing and supervising activities for groups of children
Experience working with diverse populations
Spanish language proficiency
Able to complete required administrative paperwork and tasks
Strong skills in organization, communication, problem solving
Able to pick-up and deliver supplies to assigned location, including lifting up to 20 pounds
Reliable transportation and ability to travel within assigned geographic area and to trainingWoodburn
Facilitate Girl Scout Programs for 10-20 girls in grades K-8
Manage program supplies
Track program attendance
Complete administrative tracking and documentation associated with program
Manage program registration/administration within assigned program site
Serve as liaison between assigned program site and main service center
Serve as a positive role model for girls in program and engage in Girl Scouts Leadership Experience model
Location: This position will work out of a school and/or community location in NE Portland/Gresham, Woodburn, Forest Grove, Salem, Medford, or Eugene. Please indicate which location you are interested in during your application process.
Why you should apply:
Meaningful Work. Get paid to support an amazing nonprofit organization and make a positive difference in the world, every day
Supportive Culture. Our culture is supportive and collaborative.
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion. We encourage, value and honor diversity, and support a culture of equity and inclusion. We are committed to fostering racial and ethnic diversity at every level of the organization. We are an equal opportunity employer.
How to Apply:
Submit your application with resume via our careers site at https://girlscoutsosw.applicantpool.com/jobs/369617-85192.html
Applications not submitted through our website will not be considered.
Complete details: https://girlscoutsosw.applicantpool.com/jobs/369617-85192.html