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Site Director, Kids Space Afterschool Program
Riverdale YM-YWHA
5625 Arlington Ave
Bronx, NY 10471

Principal Responsibilities:

The Riverdale YM-YWHA (Riverdale Y) is offering an exciting opportunity for a creative, energetic, highly-organized, and experienced informal or formal educator to direct its off-site Kids Space Afterschool Program in Riverdale. If you are passionate about supporting school-age children through high quality programming and care in a community-oriented setting with a professionally-trained staff team, this is the right position for you.

Our Kids Space off-site program is under the supervision of the Ys Camp, Family and Youth Services Department and works closely with Kids Space @ Y in developing programming, coordinating school-vacation camp programs, and leadership training. It currently serves more than 160 children. This is a full-time school year position with 10-month (school-year) or 12-month (may involve camp) options, and it reports to the Director of Camp, Family and Youth Services.

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Job Expectations: This position is full-time, Monday to Friday, with occasional Sundays and holidays to support Kids Space and Riverdale Y programs. Vacation is expected to be taken in July/early August. The option of a school-year or full-year position is available.

Job Qualifications: The ideal candidate is an educator with experience in formal or informal settings. Candidates should possess the following qualities and experience:

Agency Information:

The Riverdale Y is a 50,000 sq. ft. Jewish Community Center that provides educational, recreational, cultural, and wellness programming for children and adults of all ages. The Y features an early childhood center, camps and afterschool programs, senior center, performing arts center, and health & wellness center that includes cardio and free weight studios, group exercise classes, gymnasium, swimming pool, steam room, sauna and massage therapy. The Riverdale Y is rooted in universal values central to Jewish life. We celebrate diversity and welcome the entire community.