Are you a mature adult that loves hanging out with kids, being creative, and encouraging positive relationships? Can you set clear limits with confidence and maybe a bit of humor? If so, please consider joining us.
Onstage - Kids 'N Dance 'N Theater Arts has had a thriving after school program, Homebase, for almost 10 years. Due to Covid, we have opened a summer daycare for twelve children (ages 5-12) that could not find camps that followed Alameda County Guidelines of having 3 week sessions. We expect that there will be even more demand once the school year starts with the likelihood of shortened on-site school days.
During the summer: 12-30
During the school year: possibly full time
Duties and Responsibilities:• Assist in maintaining policies and procedures as set by the AfterSchool Program Director• Actively supervise independent play time of children K-5 with another teacher or aid with a 6 student / 1 staff person ratio• Serve snack, supervise homework completion, direct weekly craft projects, supervise play outside and in our gym room assuring that in all activities children are safe and happy• Actively facilitate small groups of children in games of their choosing• Setting up activities• Cleaning up daily including: sanitizing tables, sweeping floors, disposing of trash• Maintain communication with parents, other staff members and the program directorCertifications and other requirements:• Will discuss at the time of applicationPossible Managerial Roll:• Opening and closing the facility• Supervising staff• Monitoring proper adherence to policies• Trouble shooting facility issues• Managing client concerns
The health and safety of our staff and clients are our priority. Our protocols to reduce the risk of contracting Covid exceeds the Alameda County Health & Safety Guidelines.
Hand sanitation requirements:Hand sanitation: Upon entry and during any transition in the facility hands get sanitized. Each room has sanitizing station. Hands are washed before lunch and sanitized after.
Mask Wearing:1) All staff must wear masks.2) All adult customers and children over 2 years must wear masks when not socially distant
Health Screening:1) At drop off, each child and adult have temperature taken, get observed for symptoms, and answer questions regarding their social distancing habits and if they have been exposed to anyone diagnosed or with symptoms2) Staff are required to have temperature taken at beginning of shift and answer survey questions.
Control of volume of people entering:1) Children are dropped off outside. Only one adult per family permitted in facility in needed and that person is the only designated member of the family to be allowed to enter.
Social Distancing:1) Signage indicates 6’ waiting distances when forming a line2) Children have stations indicated where they can be if they do not want to wear their mask all other times, they are required to wear a mask3) Station barriers for children to use when snacking or doing projects that don’t allow for distancing
Sanitation of Facility1) Regular surface sanitation2) Restrooms are designated for each group of 12 and are sanitized hourly3) Use of UV-C sanitizer lights in studio & gym room. 30 min treatments in each room.
VentilationWe have AC units running at all times with HEPA filters that filter out virus and bacteria. We also have the ceiling fans running and additional floor fans to keep the air circulation.
Camper Personal BelongingsThe only things that are allowed from home are lunch and a water bottle, and medications if needed. No cell phones, toys or anything else. Belongings are kept in isolated locations. Masks, when not worn, are kept in plastic bag.
Job Type: Part-timeSalary: $17.00 to $24.00 /hour