School Age Child Care
Our current openings for the 2014-2015 School Year:
Site Director - Kensington, Seabrook
Group Leader - Brentwood, Danville, East Kingston, Raymond, Stratham
Program Assistant - Exeter, Fremont, Stratham
School Age Child Care is a before and after school child care program for school-aged children. The program is run and operated by the YMCA in 16 different communities including:
Brentwood's Swasey Central School
Danville Elementary School
East Kingston Elementary School
Fremont's Ellis School
Hampstead Central School
Hampton's Marston School
Seabrook Elementary School
Kensington Elementary School
Kingston's DJ Bakie School
Newton's Memorial School
North Hampton School
Plaistow's Pollard School
Raymond's Lamprey River Elementary School
Hampton Falls Lincoln Akerman School
Stratham Memorial School
Exeter - YMCA at 30 Linden St
Our before and after school programs operate all days that school is in session. After school programs run from the end of the school day until 6:00pm. Most before school programs begin at 7:00am and run until the school day begins. Brentwood, East Kingston, Hampstead, Hampton and Stratham before school programs begin at 6:45am. There are no before school programs in Hampton Falls, North Hampton, Exeter, Kensington and Seabrook. Kindergarten programs are held in Stratham and East Kingston.
Click HERE to apply online.
Requirements: At least 20 years of age; interact well with children ages 5-15; work independently to run program and supervise assistants; have strong sense of community; and exhibit core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Must have ONE of the following: Bachelor's or Associate's degree in elementary or early childhood education or recreation; 1000 hours of child care experience plus 12 credits in education, early childhood education, human growth and development, or recreation or are a certified recreation director; 2000 hours of child care experience plus enrollment in above course work; or current certification as an educator by the NH Department of Education.
Requirements: At least 18 years of age; have a high school diploma or GED; interact well with children ages 5-15; work independently under supervision of director; have strong sense of community; and exhibit core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Must have ONE of the following: 600 hours of childcare experience; 3 credits in elementary education, human growth and development, behavior management, recreation or early childhood education; be a certified coach.
Responsibilities include: Assisting the Site Director with all aspects of program including leading activities, games and arts and crafts; helping with homework and snack/breakfast; behavior management; and maintaining positive relationships with parents and school personnel.
Requirements: Be at least 16 years of age; have, or be working toward, a high school diploma or equivalent; interact well with children ages 5-15; work independently under supervision of director; have strong sense of community; and exhibit core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.