Catholic Community Services of Southern Arizona, I Program Aide I - PT in United States

As a condition of employment, all CCS employees are required to qualify for an Arizona Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card

Position Purpose

Assist with the implementation of preplanned scheduled activities program and special events, (i.e. arts, crafts, pool, table games, cooking classes, homework and field trips) for the after school and evening program at John Valenzuela Youth Center. Position may from time to time be stressful and require a high demand of performance. May perform other duties as assigned.

Essential Functions
  • Assists with educational and recreational activities, such as outdoor/indoor games, computer tutoring, and homework as part of the daily schedule
  • Assists with recruitment, registration, intake and follow up services for youth participants or potential participants
  • Assists with supervision of youth at all times, ensuring a safe, healthful environment
  • Observes center and program regulations
  • Assists with gathering data for reports and grants related to the program
  • Effectively communicates with diverse cultural and ethnic groups, including individuals with disabilities
  • Transports children in the after school program
  • May drive agency vehicle on company business
Minimum Qualifications

Suitable work experience may be considered as transferable skills in order to meet minimum requirements of the position, and will be considered by the Corporate Director of Human Resources.

  • High School / GED
  • Proven data entry skills (speed and accuracy)
  • Proven skills utilizing Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Proven strong communication skills – oral and written communications are clear and concise using appropriate style, grammar and tone
  • Obtain State of Arizona Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card
  • Valid Arizona Driver License, proof of insurance and Arizona Motor Vehicle division 39 months Motor Vehicle Report
  • TB skin test and drug screening
  • Ability to obtain First Aid and CPR certification
Desired Qualifications
  • Associates in social service or related field
  • Additional experience working with youth in an after school program
  • Bilingual, English / Spanish verbal and written
  • Experience with programs serving high-risk youth

No.: 06-10-639

Location: Pio Decimo Center – John Valenzuela Youth Center

Status: Non-Exempt – Part Time

Salary: $8.05-$10.06/hour; DOE

Open: Mar 15, 2016

Closing Date: Open Unti Filled