Back to Search New Search

After School Program Staff

Urban League of Nebraska Omaha, NE

Job Description

After School Program Staff

Position Summary:

The Afterschool Program staff must have experience and enjoy working with school aged children. Program staff are responsible for planning activities and working directly with students on a day to day basis and ensuring a safe environment for all children in the program. The program staff is responsible for ensuring that cultural diversity and educational programs are implemented. This position requires interacting with children and their families.  Must be able to create an enriching environment that welcomes and embraces creativity, expression and addresses cognitive, physical, social, and emotional needs of the children. The program staff  must establish and maintain rapport with teachers, parents, guardians and community partners.

This position is ideal for someone who is able to work in the afternoon and is creative, patient, flexible, child oriented, responsible and dedicated. Must be able to relate well to children and be willing to fulfill responsibilities in accordance with the program's philosophy.



Treat all children with dignity and respect.

Help children establish good habits and leadership skills.

Attend all family night events.

Communicates and works closely with teachers.

Assists with dismissal procedures at the end of the day ensuring that each child is signed out and leaves with appropriate adult.

Greet parents and visitors.

Works with other staff members to form a positive, supportive team atmosphere.

Participates in recommended and mandatory training, conferences and workshops to enhance professional growth.

Immediately reports any incidents or concerns to the Site Director.



Must have High School Diploma

Some College preferred (elementary education)

Must be available from 3:00pm - 6:30pm

Must have effective verbal and listening skills

Must have decision making ability

Must be flexible

Must possess cultural awareness and sensitivity

Must have at least 1 year experience working with school aged children



Job Details

Date Posted August 8, 2017
Date Closes August 28, 2017
Address 3040 Lake Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Franklin Elementary
Department Youth and Education
Function Direct Service Delivery of After School and Summer Program
Job Type Part-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $10.00
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Hours 25 hours per week; 3:00-6:30pm M-F
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 3
SOC Category 21-1093.00 Social and Human Service Assistants
Zipcode 68111
Name Kim Bradford
Phone 402-453-9730

This job requires the following skills

  • Children-at-Risk Specialist
  • Student-Centered Learning