Careers with a Cause
The YMCA of San Francisco was named as one of the Bay Area's Best Places to Work by its employees as well as one of the Healthiest Employers. Join our team and make a lasting impact every day in communities across San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin Counties. Every day, our staff—of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences—are transforming lives through YMCA programs for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. When you work for the Y, you’ll be supported with training, mentoring and career development opportunities. Plus, we offer great benefits to help you grow stronger in spirit, mind and body, even as you’re helping others.
About the Job
In collaboration with DCYF, the Embarcadero and Treasure Island YMCA strives to support the DCYF Comprehensive Year-Round and Summer Learning (OST) Strategy. The Comprehensive Year-Round and Summer Learning Strategy is designed to ensure that there is continuous support and programming for children and youth outside of school hours throughout the school year and summer. Comprehensive Year- Round and Summer Learning provides skill building, physical activity, enrichment and grade specific transitions supports to participants during the school year and summer. The primary focus targets youth in elementary, middle school aged youth.
Under the supervision of the Director of Treasure Island and Youth Programs, the Out of School Time Coordinator is responsible for helping to develop, implement a high quality program that benefits the community of Treasure Island by providing a safe, structured place for youth while their parents work; learning opportunities that complement and reinforce the lessons of the school day; enrichment opportunities to help youth explore the work around them; and physical fitness and recreational activities to keep youth healthy and build healthy habits.
The OST Coordinator is responsible for building positive relationship with all program participants and their families, as well as the members of the community. Our goal is to foster a community environment among the community to help them develop a feeling of belonging through positive play environments. The OST Coordinator must strive to meet the expectations of a high functioning program and embodies and exudes the four YMCA core values and follow all youth development practice and principles. Coordinators are positive role models to youth & teens within the philosophy of the YMCA standards and expectations with emphasis on Character Counts. Coordinators must have the physical, visual and auditory ability to perform the essential functions of the job and to respond to all emergencies with or without reasonable accommodations.
- Minimum 21 years old
- Must have two years of experience working or volunteering with youth in an organized setting.
- Must have background in sports related activities.
- Must have at least 1 year of supervision experience
- This position requires the Coordinator to be available Monday-Friday between the hours of 11:30 am – 8:00 pm (schedule will vary each day) ; 30-32 hours per week during both the school year and summer; this position requires some weekends
- Bi-lingual in Spanish or Chinese preferred
- Current CPR and 1st Aid Certification, Child Abuse Prevention training ,TB Test clearance,
All employees working with the YMCA are considered to have supervisory or disciplinary action relationship over minors. Job offers are conditional and contingent upon background clearance. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and CA Fair Chance Act, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records