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Children's Program Coordinator
Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center
5601 S. Braeswood
Houston, TX 77096

Principal Responsibilities:

Responsible for the development and implementation of children and family programming that includes: KidZone, Kids Night Out and occasional family programs. Supervises some part time program staff. Could include full time summer camp leadership responsibilities.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
I. PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT
a. Oversee the KidZone (after school program) program
b. Manage bus routes, ensure counselors are on buses, and lists for buses are correct
c. Supervise all KidZone staff and ensure proper coverage
d. Develop and implement an engaging and creative after school program in coordination with lead counselor
e. Ensure all students get to the appropriate enrichment classes and activities
f. Communicate regularly and effectively with parents
g. Work with staff to handle behavioral issues
h. Coordinate with Homework Room to order any necessary supplies
i. Organize & plan HISD half day programs
j. Work with J Camps assistant director to staff Vacation Camps
k. Coordinate monthly, Saturday evening, Kids Nite Out program for school-age children.

II. AGENCY EXPECTATIONS
a. Participate in J Special events when necessary
b. Attend All Staff Meetings

Minimum Qualifications:

III. QUALIFICATIONS
a. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience
b. Previous experience with children ages Kindergarten through 6th grade
c. Organized and self-starter
d. Enthusiastic
e. Good communication skills
f. Proficient in word, excel, and other Microsoft programs
g. Ability to lift 15-20lbs and be on his/her feet for extended periods of time

IV. HOURS
a. Monday-Friday 1:30pm-6:15pm
b. One Saturday evening per month for Kids Nite Out program
c. On average, between 20-25 hours per week (August-May)
d. Potential for full-time summer J Camps leadership role

Agency Information:

The Evelyn Rubenstein JCC is a non-profit charitable organization serving the Greater Houston community for over 70 years. When you step into the Evelyn Rubenstein JCC, you'll find a center filled with remarkable people, dedicated volunteers and a wide-array of year-round programs, activities and special events. At the J, we're committed to enriching the lives of our members and the community. The J has been a place where families and individuals come together for friendship, affiliation and socialization in a safe and welcoming environment. Throughout our buildings, you'll find a committed staff working together to provide our members and guests with quality experiences, excellent service and a sense of belonging. At the J, we're a compassionate and inclusive organization whose membership is made up of different ages, lifestyles, ethnicities and levels of religious observance. Join us at the J and you can have positive impact on our members lives everyday. Join us and make a difference.