Program Supervisor - Activities

Type: Full-time

County: San Francisco

Agency: Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation (TNDC)

Agency Description:

Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation (TNDC) provides affordable housing and services for low-income people in the Tenderloin and throughout San Francisco, to promote equitable access to opportunity and resources.

Description

Under the general direction of Senior Program Supervisor – Academics, the Program Supervisor – Activities will serve as a key contributor for developing exciting, high quality, enriching and engaging recreational activities, on and off-site, for youth between the ages of 7 and 18. A key component of this work is as the supervisory staff for our part-time and entry-level high school and/or college-aged Youth Workers. Strong supervisor skills are required including coaching and guiding Youth Workers. Youth Workers are typically current or former TASP participants and their employment deepens both our connection to the community and their opportunities to grow and develop their work skills.

Job Responsibilities

Programming:

  • Develop and implement daily and special programming in collaboration with other Senior Program Supervisor-Academics implementing complementary learning activities and project based learning.

  • Manage 3 youth lead community events.

  • Plan and supervise educational and recreational field trips year-round, including the annual weeklong College Tour.

Youth Worker Supervisor:

  • Supervise entry-level, part-time staff and seasonal staff member through weekly group and individual support and supervision meetings and observations.

Organizational Support:

  • Co-facilitate weekly coordination meetings with Senior Program Supervisor-Academics.

  • Submit written and oral reports to supervisor as assigned.

  • Ensure accurate and timely timecard submission of the youth workers on semi-monthly basis.

  • Submit program expense, check requests, to supervisor in timely manner as outlined by Accounting.

  • Occasional support of other TASP team leaders by responding to emergency coverage on off days.

  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Excellent time management, organization, planning and project management, and multi-tasking skills.

  • Excellent attention to detail.

  • Ability to bring strong, sustained energy and creativity to working with children and youth.

  • Ability to work with youth from diverse cultural backgrounds, ages 7-18.

  • Strong tutoring skills for elementary, middle and high school age participants.

  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in high-energy, fast-paced environment.

  • Strong problem solving skills, flexibility, and initiative.

  • Demonstrated ability facilitating small and large group activities.

  • Ability to develop and maintain positive working relationships with diverse groups of people, individuals, and agencies.

  • Demonstrated commitment to culturally diverse programs for youth.

  • Excellent team building skills.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Clear understanding of the urgency, value, and intensity of working with youth in a community setting.

  • Passion, self-motivation, and commitment are essential.

  • B.A. in Education, Social Work, Counseling, Recreation, or related field.

  • Demonstrated minimum 3 years of experience working with low-income, urban youth in Out of School Time environments.

  • Demonstrated experience implementing Project Based Learning.

  • Demonstrated minimum 1 year of supervisory experience; coaching, guiding and monitoring the work of others.

  • Demonstrated initiative, creativity and resourcefulness in youth programming.

  • Strong knowledge of Mac and PC systems and knowledge of cutting edge and computer-based enrichment programming.

  • Proficient with project management tools and administration.

  • Immediate knowledge of MS Office Suite.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Familiarity with diverse learning styles and instruction styles.

  • Ability to integrate innovative technology into programming for youth.

  • Familiarity with youth and family resources.

  • Bilingual in Arabic-English and/or Spanish/English.

How To Apply

Application Instructions: Apply Here: https://tndc.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=1078

Application Deadline: 6/6/2019