SHERWOOD FOREST MONTESSORI After School Program Coordinator - 77043 in HOUSTON, Texas

After School Program Coordinator Duties: Creative, passionate, and caring individual. Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order. Organize and lead activities designed to promote physical, mental, and social development, such as games, arts and crafts, music, storytelling, and field trips. Teach basic skills, such as color, shape, number and letter recognition, personal hygiene, and social skills. Observe and evaluate children's performance, behavior, social development, and physical health. Read books to entire classes or to small groups. Ability to effectively conduct activities with young children and to effectively supervise them. Ability to maintain the utmost self-control and patience and to exhibit a positive tone and behavior with young children. Strong verbal/oral communication skills. The ability to communicate with students, parents, and others effectively and professionally. Flexibility & adaptability. Requirements: High School/GED One year of childcare experience. CPR/First Aid Certification Required Candidates must be at least 18 years of age per state regulations. Must be able to lift a minimum of 35 pounds. Physical stamina, must be able to bend, stand, sit on the floor, etc. Two years college preferred. Applicants must be able to pass a drug screen and background check. Due to the nature of employer's business, company policy requires that candidates having criminal background or convictions will not be considered for employment.