SCHOOL-AGE CHILD CARE (SACC) GROUP LEADER

QUALIFICATIONS:

· Be at least 18 years of age, have an Associate’s Degree with six months half-time experience, or a high school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of one year’s half-time experiences working with school age children with at least three months of supervised experience.

· Have the personal qualities to work with school-age children under supervision, and the ability to relate well to parents, staff and the community in which the children live; bi-lingual where appropriate.

· Must successfully complete a BRC application and meet required health standards, physical exam, and proof of 2 MMR’s.

· First Aid, CPR and completion of required training annually.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Cooperates with Coordinator in planning, implementing and evaluating program activities.

· Assumes full responsibility for the group and the program in the absence of the Coordinator.

· Keeps the designated spaces, equipment and supplies clean and in order.

· Plans and arranges all necessary materials for daily activities.

· Provides care and protection for all children in the Center.

· Accesses community and program resources to help develop the SACC program.

· Maintains program records as required.

· Attends staff and parent meetings, as required.

· Communicates with the Site Coordinator, or other designated persons, pertinent information with regard to families and children.

· Maintains a sound, positive working relationship with parents, staff and other adults within the Center.

· Reports any problems or concerns immediately to Center/Program Director and/or other designated person in charge.

ACCOUNTABILITY:

To the Site Coordinator

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