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After School Aides

Category: After School
Location: YMCA of Rapid City

Job Type: Part-Time

Seeking highly motivated people to assist in elementary after school programs for the 2018-2019 school year. The after school program assistant is responsible for providing a safe program for children after school; implementing the planned activities; connecting with children and their parents; and maintaining a positive environment that enhances the child’s social and physical development. This is a part time position.

Hours for this position are Monday-Friday,  2/2:30-6 pm.

 

Camp Counselor

Category: Camp
Location: YMCA of Rapid City

Job Type: Seasonal

The Camp Counselor is responsible to the OST Associate Director for excellence in the Camp program. The Camp Counselor is responsible for providing a safe program, planning fun age appropriate curriculum, connecting with children and their parents, maintaining a positive environment that enhances the child’s social and physical development.

Performance Objectives: To develop a continually increasing standard of excellence as directed by the OST Associate Director in accordance with YMCA goals and policies in the following areas:
1. Curriculum Development
A. Conduct the YMCA Camp program such that at least 90 percent of program participants and parents rate the overall quality of the program as good or excellent.
B. Implement age appropriate curriculum with an emphasis on safety and growth in social and physical skills as measured by monthly absolutes with at least 95 percent parents in agreement.
C. Provide mission based, fun, age-appropriate, safe, meaningful activities such that 95 percent of the children return each year.


2. Health and Safety
A. Ensure the safety and security of each child in your care.
B. Maintain site/room appearance such that 95 percent of the parents agree that room appearance is good or excellent.
C. Ensure the proper maintenance and use of equipment, supplies, and materials such that use is safe and replacement costs are minimal.
D. Fully comply with YMCA safety policies and state and local codes.

3. Communication
A. Develop and maintain positive relations with parents in such a way that at least 90 percent of eligible participants are retained throughout each summer and at least 90 percent of eligible participants return the following summer.
B. Manage and monitor expenses in such a way that expenses meets or is below budget.
C. Ensure that positive relations are established and maintained between the YMCA and area tourist operators.

4. Record Keeping
A. Complete and file lesson plans weekly.
B. Accurately complete an incident/accident report for each incident/accident and submit and report it in accordance with staff training.
C. Maintain neat and accurate attendance.

 

Child Care Receptionist

Category: Child Care
Location: YMCA of Rapid City

Job Type: Part-Time

General Function: The Family Services Business Assistant is responsible to the Family Services Business Manager/Family Services Director for providing friendly, professional and extraordinary customer service to all members, potential members and visitors who use the YMCA. This person is also responsible for excellence in efficiency, accuracy and timeliness with program accounts receivable.  Hours: Monday thru Friday 2pm-6pm. 20 hours per week.

Performance Objectives:
To develop a continually increasing standard of excellence as directed by the Family Services Business Manager/Family Services Director in accordance with YMCA goals and policies in the following areas:
1. Fiscal Management
A. Conduct receipting practices with the highest of integrity, ensuring that all receipting is in accordance with that which is established by the YMCA business office.
B. Maintain a secure inventory of supplies that results in no loss or disappearance.

2. Record Keeping
A. Maintain accuracy in data entry information
B. Accurately complete an incident/accident report for each incident/accident and submit and report it in accordance with staff training.
C. Assist in maintaining child information files to be in accordance with YMCA policies and State Licensing regulations.

Community Relations
A. Answer the phone in a friendly, professional manner within three rings, transfer calls, and deliver phone messages promptly.
B. Develop and maintain positive relations with parents in such a way that at least 90% percent of eligible participants are retained throughout each year and at least 90% percent of eligible participants return the following year.
C. Ensure that accurate information is always available for all inquiries.
D. Responds to all personal inquiries within the same day it is received.

 

Food Service Assistant

Category: Food Service
Location: YMCA of Rapid City

Job Type: Full-Time

The YMCA is pleased to offer a Full-Time position with our Food Service Team. This person will be cross trained in various areas of our kitchen and meal preparation. Compliance with the CACFP (Child and Adult Care Food Program) and HEPA (Healthy Eating Physical Activity) standards will be followed. Previous institutional food service experience and CACFP is preferred but not required. We will train the right person.  Cafe/barista experience preferred.

This person must be punctual, clean, detail oriented and able to keep accurate records.

 

FT Preschool Aides and Substitutes

Category: Child Care
Location: YMCA of Rapid City

Job Type: Full-Time

Full and Part time positions available. We are seeking energetic and fun loving preschool teacher aides. Be willing to get down on the children’s level, run, play and interact all day long!! Experience preferred, but willing to train.

 

Lifeguard/Swim Instructor

Category: Aquatics
Location: YMCA of Rapid City

Job Type: Part-Time

Applicant must be certified, or currently enrolled in the certification course, in YMCA or American Red Cross Lifeguard. Lifeguard duties will include, but are not limited to, prevention, scanning, education patrons on safe swimming practices, enforcing rules, performing necessary rescues and first aid care, cleaning, We hold a high standard on professionalism and team work. Applicant must be willing to train for and take certification course o Teach YMCA swim lessons. Instructors must be highly motivate, safety conscious, able to follow policies and standards, teach to the standards and ensure their students are safe and having fun.

 

North Teen Center Aide

Category: Outreach
Location: YMCA of Rapid City

Job Type: Part-Time

With the Outreach Team, we are here to foster healthy environments and grow ourselves to be innovative leaders that we may develop character and life skills in our youth, teens, and young adults.

Expectations:

  • Maintain a positive, safe environment: be comfortable enforcing rules and discipline; engage teens regularly with an approach to coaching them to be their best selves, know their names; foster an environment of respect for staff and property, promoting caring for all in the center. 
  • Work with the Site Coordinator to lead daily programming and activities: areas of interest include arts & crafts, science, music, gym games, cooking, etc. 
  • Have a strong sense of your own self and value and your ability to be a role model for our youth.

Part-Time Hours:  10-30hrs per week. Afterschool 2pm-6pm; Daytime hours on no-school days, and extra hours available with evening (6pm-8pm) shifts and weekend hours in the YMCA Youth Center

Wage: starts at $10/hour 

Requirements:

Have a high school diploma or its equivalent.

Previous Experience working with teens highly preferred.

Be a minimum of 18 years old.

Be able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds.

Be passionate about the YMCA mission and vision, and must personally advocate and demonstrate the core values of honesty, respect, responsibility and caring.

Have CPR and First aid certification prior to or within 60 days of hire.

 

 

Preschool Aides and Substitutes - Horizon Point

Category: Child Care
Location: YMCA of Rapid City

Job Type: Full-Time

Full and Part time positions available. We are seeking energetic and fun loving preschool teacher aides. Be willing to get down on the children’s level, run, play and interact all day long!! Experience preferred, but willing to train. This position is at our new child care facility located in the new Black Hills Energy building.

 

Preschool Teachers Aide (Custer)

Category: Child Care
Location: Custer YMCA

Job Type: Full-Time

Full- Time and Part-time positions available. We are seeking energetic and fun loving preschool teacher aides. Be willing to get down on the children’s level, run, play and interact all day long!! Experience preferred, but willing to train.