The responsibilities of the Youth Services Assistant Director will include program assistance, implementation and development as well as support of and assistance with all activities and programs for children in kindergarten through high school that occur during the year. Including, but not limited to, after school care, winter, spring and summer camp, enrichment classes, JCAtion Days when schools are closed, social activities, some sports programs, functions related to ad hoc committees, and assorted JCA agency wide programs. The Assistant Director is also responsible for providing supervision and the leadership necessary to ensure the efficiency and success of the department.Work will require evenings and weekends as programs dictate.
Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from a four-year college; or three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Understand the JCA is a member/consumer-based agency and provide excellent customer service at all times.
Be flexible, punctual and dependable.
Communicate verbally and in writing in a timely fashion to supervisors, support staff and program participants.
Foster community and Jewish peoplehood.
Interpersonal communications skills and physical skills are needed to care for and work with children.
Organizational skills relating to socially related activities are necessary.
Help oversee the safe implementation of activities and curriculum.
The Jewish Community Alliance (JCA) is a non-profit community center affiliated with the Jacksonville Jewish Federation, the United Way of Northeast Florida and the Jewish Community Centers of North America. Our mission is to contribute to the continuation of Jewish life and all people within our community of Jacksonville, FL, as well as provide a common meeting ground for everyone, and enhance the quality of life for all segments of the community to strengthen family life. The JCA is not solely for the Jewish community; we welcome all people from every different walks of life into our family here at the JCA to prosper and grow with us toward a better tomorrow.