Pace Academy is an independent college preparatory school in Atlanta, Ga., with an enrollment of 1,115 students in Pre-First through 12th grade. Pace is seeking candidates to work part-time in our after-school program, Knight Crew.
At Pace, we hire enthusiastic and energetic professionals dedicated to their crafts who are passionate about making a difference in the lives of children. Pace is fully committed to a culturally diverse faculty and student body and actively seeks candidates from historically underrepresented populations.
Knight Crew associates supervise children, aged 5 to 11, in the after-school program between 1:45-6:00pm daily, according to the school year calendar (August through May).
The ideal candidate brings a strong sense of humor, initiative and flexibility, as well as exhibits good judgment and a love for engaging young minds. Enthusiasm for working with children, especially elementary-age students, is a critical quality. He/she/they should possess a wealth of patience, energy and creativity to hold the attention of the children.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Engages and leads children through the daily flow of activities which include homework, computer, crafts, playground and snack time
Organizes and participates in games, reading, craft projects and similar activities
Respectfully handles conflicts and discipline in line with Pace values
Helps children develop habits of caring for own clothing and picking up and putting away materials and books
Greets parents each afternoon and provides positive feedback
Monitors homework time
Assists in cleaning activity areas
Available to occasionally stay past 6pm
Other duties may be assigned
Associate degree (A.A.) preferred.
Two to four years related experience and/or training desired.
Must be punctual, self-motivated, and committed to the work schedule.
Basic knowledge of first aid required.
Ability to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds required.
Must be able to work on campus, in-person.
Starting pay is between $15.00 and $18.00 per hour, depending on experience.