YMCA of Greater Boston Child Watch Teacher in Boston, Massachusetts
This position is primarily responsible for representing the YMCA personally, professionally and in a manner in accordance with the mission and goals of the YMCA. Appropriate activities should be providing for growth in skills, self-awareness, group relations, and character development. By conducting him/herself in a caring, responsible, honest, and respectful manner, this position is a role model for children and adults.
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES/PRINCIPLE ACTIVITIES:
Keeps safety of children as first priority. Emphasizes personal safety and emotional well-being with the children and parents.
Work Morning Shifts 9am-1pm, Monday through Friday (schedule varies)
Never leave the children unattended.
Provide a fun, safe, and stimulating atmosphere for the children.
Develop and foster a “family club” atmosphere by participating with members in an enthusiastic, courteous, and friendly manner.
By personal example, helps to interpret the quality of the YMCA values to children, staff, and parents. Must be a positive role model.
Learn all emergency procedures and familiarize yourself with the first aid equipment.
Keep room clean of food and small objects which may be deemed a choking hazard.
Inspect room each morning for possible hazards, clean and vacuum room prior to closing each day.