Harmonium - Youth Activity Leader

Type: Part-Time

County: San Diego

Agency: Harmonium

Agency Description:

Harmonium was established in 1975 through an enterprising blend of vision and necessity to respond to Mira Mesa’s rapidly growing need for juvenile diversion services. Harmonium continues to shape its mission, goals and services by listening to the needs of neighborhoods, individuals and families.

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that reaches more than 30,000 San Diegans a year, currently offers a wide array of innovative and customized program services to over 5,000 children, youth, and families each day throughout San Diego County. Harmonium believes creative planning, collaboration, and strength-based intervention results in high quality services that promote well-being.

  • We are the largest provider of before and after school care in the San Diego Unified School District (48 schools). We also provide on site before and after licensed care on an additional 10 sites, including infant and toddler care.

  • We provide juvenile diversion services in Mira Mesa, East County and Southeast San Diego.

  • We provide parent, child and family counseling in Mira Mesa and the East County.

  • We provide Parent Partner services in the Southeast San Diego area.

Company website: http://www.harmoniumsd.org


Join Harmonium as our next Activity Leader for PrimeTime! Learn amazingly valuable skills as you ensure the safety, security, and well-being for children through fun and creative education.

  • Program Service Area: Children's Before and After School Programs

  • Department: Prime Time and/or Charter School Before and After school Programs
    Location Varies, multi-site worker

  • Hours: Part time, 0 - 34 hours per week; Monday-Friday, shift are AM and PM and varies by site

  • Salary: $13.per hour (rate increase!) (all new hires begin at starting salary regardless of experience); Funding: 100% direct program approved by ELO 10.1.18

  • Benefits: 403b Retirement Plan with a match of up to 2% based on years of service; CA Paid Sick

  • Leave accrued at 1 hour per 30 hours worked with a maximum accrual of 80 hours per calendar year.

Perk of Joining Harmonium:

  • Excellent experience and top-of-the-line training

  • Incredible skills-building opportunity

  • Flexible schedules (corresponding to program hours)

  • Retirement plan match 2% of annual salary based on years of service (403b); CA Paid Sick Leave accrual of 80 hours per calendar year.

  • A commitment to providing an innovative and rewarding work environment in which our employees can thrive.

  • Multiple employee discounts (Verizon, electronics include Apple, movies, 24 Hour Fitness, Dining and much more!)

  • Excellent rates on Dental, Vision, and Pet insurance options for part time staff!

  • You can learn amazing valuable skills from this opportunity!!


Your primary responsibilities will include homework assistance, implementing arts and crafts, special activities, recreation, and the supervision of children.


Minimum Competencies

  • 18 years of age or older

  • Pass CAPE test or have a minimum of 48 college units

  • Must have a minimum of 6 documented training hours in the area of special needs OR 6 units in special education OR 6 months experience as SET for the San Diego Unified School District

  • Must have a minimum of 6 months experience working in an after school or group child(ren) care setting with elementary aged children, specifically those with special needs

  • Valid Pediatric CPR and First Aid certification required

  • Ability to relate well to children and adults

  • Valid TB results required

  • Must receive Fingerprint Clearance upon hire (paid by Harmonium)

How To Apply

Please apply via the Harmonium website. http://www.harmoniumsd.org/wp/employment-2/

Should you have difficulty submitting your application online, please follow the directions on the Employment page of the Harmonium website, or email your resume to ptrecruitment@harmoniumsd.org & we will happily assist you to apply online.


Allison Caffaro, recruitment@harmoniumsd.org

Deadline: 6/30/2020