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We are in the business of supporting people, and that includes our staff and volunteers. We're a small team where everyone's voice is heard and contributions are encouraged from volunteers to full-time staff. The Extreme Kids & Crew environment is collaborative, inclusive, involved, fast paced, creative, empathetic and always fun. We're always excited to meet new people with diverse talents who are interested in working with us. Apply for a specific position below, or feel free to forward your resume to info@extremekidsandcrew.org if the current positions available are not for you. We will keep all resumes on file.

Or volunteer to be a Play Partner! See the volunteer section below for more details.


Job openings

Jump to:    After-school Teacher    |    Program Coordinator

We are seeking to fill the role of part-time teacher for our after-school program. Is this the job for you? You have experience working with elementary aged youth from diverse backgrounds and with diverse learning and support needs in a recreational or academic setting. You believe in and are skilled at facilitating a child-centered approach in the classroom, and have strong classroom management and people skills. You have experience working with children with developmental disabilities. You also have experience working with nonprofit or start-up organizations and have an interest in getting involved in the growth and expansion of this program and the organization in general. You should be flexible and collaborative, and have strong administration skills.

Responsibilities

  • Plan and implement after-school program for children with disabilities in first through fourth grade
  • Manage classroom while children are in after-school
  • Develop and evaluate curriculum/lesson plans (activities, goals and outcomes)
  • Obtain and manage paperwork required for each child provided by caregivers
  • Work with Director to obtain and maintain SACC (school-age childcare license)
  • Work collaboratively with staff to evaluate program for possible expansion into other locations
  • Manage interns and volunteers

Qualifications

  • Experience working with children with disabilities, in particular, developmental disabilities such as autism
  • Experience and success in managing a classroom
  • Experience communicating effectively with parents
  • Confidence and experience managing and organizing information, such as inputting information into a database, using Microsoft programs and performing Internet research
  • Strong writing skills
  • Experience working with a nonprofit, preferred
  • BA in early childhood education, special education, or similar education preferred
  • Experience developing programs and staff management, a plus
  • Spanish as a second language, a plus

Benefits

  • PTO (paid time off) hours accrued 
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Supportive and respectful staff

How to Apply: Please email your resume and cover letter to info@extremekidsandcrew.org

We are seeking to fill the full-time role of program coordinator for our after-school and weekend programming. Is this the job for you? You have experience and confidence in working with elementary aged youth from diverse backgrounds and with diverse learning and support needs in a recreational or academic setting. You are a team player with strong people skills and have experience with or knowledge of working with children with developmental disabilities. You are interested in getting involved in the growth and expansion of this small nonprofit organization, and have strong organizational and administration skills.

Responsibilities

  • Assist after-school teacher in developing and implementing after-school program
  • Assist teacher and take active role in program delivery and classroom management
  • Act as onsite coordinator for weekend programming
  • Assist teacher and program manager with administrative tasks associated with programming, such as collecting and filing caregiver paperwork, license paperwork maintenance, calendar updates, and managing event RSVP lists
  • Manage onsite volunteers

Qualifications

  • Experience working with children in camp, classroom, recreational or similar program
  • Confidence and experience managing and organizing information, such as inputting information into a database, filing, using Microsoft programs and performing Internet research
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Ability to communicate and enforce play space rules to children and adults
  • Experience working with children with developmental disabilities preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, high school diploma minimum
  • Experience working with a nonprofit, a plus
  • Spanish as a second language, a plus

Benefits

  • PTO (paid time off) hours accrued 
  • Health insurance reimbursement for full-time staff
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Supportive and respectful staff

How to Apply: Please email your resume and cover letter to info@extremekidsandcrew.org


What do Play Partners do? Volunteers are an incredibly important part of our Crew. Along with staff they facilitate play by creatively engaging participants through openness and a genuine enthusiasm for each child’s interests and ideas. A willingness to get silly is a must! We're always looking for volunteers in all areas. Click the images below to see day and time commitments.

How to Apply: Application form