Good Shepherd Services After School Program Aide in Bronx, New York

Good Shepherd Services is a leading multi-service agency with more than 85 programs that serve over 30,000 youth and families each year – and builds on their strengths to help them gain skills for success. At Good Shepherd we respect the dignity and worth of every person and reject intolerance, inequity and injustice in whatever form it may take. Voted one of the top 100 places to work in NYC by Crain’s New York, Good Shepherd Services offers a fantastic work environment, a collaborative team dedicated to fulfilling our mission, and an amazing array of benefits. Join our team and help make a difference!

Are you looking to make a difference in a child’s life? Do you love helping people reach their full potential? Do you want to feel good about the job you are doing? If you answered yes to all these questions then we want you to join our team! We are looking for a dynamic and compassionateProgram Aideto join our team. TheProgram Aidesupports and assists staff in carrying out all planned educational and enrichment activities for the after-school enrichment and recreational program.


Location: 2641 Grand Concourse, Bronx, New York 10458

Hours: 18 Hours/Week; Non-Exempt

Major Duties:

  • Assist the group leader with activities, including sports and recreation, educational, arts and craft and special events.

  • Collect attendance folder and other data.

  • Distribute lunches and snacks and assist with clean-up.

  • Assist with monitoring and maintaining the rules of the program.

  • Support activity instructor with lessons.

  • Collaborate with group leader to ensure a safe and supportive environment.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Must demonstrate reliable and consistent work habits, and ability to work with other youth.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability and willingness to work in a dynamic team environment.

  • Must have a commitment to work from a strength-based and/or youth development perspective.

General Requirements: All staff are expected to be committed to the mission, vision, and values of Good Shepherd Services, which includes involvement in quality improvement activities and a willingness and ability to work within a culturally diverse environment.

Good Shepherd Services is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, participants, volunteers, subcontractors, and vendors. We do not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services.

Job Title: After School Program Aide

Employment Type: Part Time

Date Posted: 01/11/2018

Requisition ID: 2607