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River Friends Day Camp (ages 2 – 6)

Early Childhood Center

Early Childhood Center: Turning 2’s

Special Event: MLK Day of Service 2022

River Friends Day Camp (ages 2 – 6)

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Early Childhood Center

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Early Childhood Center: Turning 2’s

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Special Event: MLK Day of Service 2022

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Special Event: MLK Day of Service 2022

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Alexander Technique

Fitness Center

Personal Training

Group Exercise

Holistic Yoga Series with Bari Ruck

Physical Therapy with ProClinix

Pickleball

Tai Chi

Youth, Teen, and Family Fitness

Alexander Technique

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Fitness Center

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Personal Training

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Group Exercise

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Holistic Yoga Series with Bari Ruck

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Physical Therapy with ProClinix

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Pickleball

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Tai Chi

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Youth, Teen, and Family Fitness

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American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course

Private Swim Lessons

Hammerheads Swim Team

Lap Swimming

Adult Group Swim Lessons

PADI Open Water Scuba Diving (ages 10 & up)

American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course

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Aquatics Exercise

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Private Swim Lessons

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Hammerheads Swim Team

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Lap Swimming

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Youth Group Swim Lessons

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Adult Group Swim Lessons

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PADI Open Water Scuba Diving (ages 10 & up)

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Jewish Life

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Special Needs

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Renard Lecture Series

Special Event: MLK Day of Service 2022

Senior Social Club

Broad River (Women’s Networking Group)

Renard Lecture Series

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Special Event: MLK Day of Service 2022

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Senior Social Club

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Broad River (Women’s Networking Group)

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Special Needs Counselor: Almost Home – Plus (after-school program)

Special Needs Counselor: Almost Home – Plus

 

Almost Home at the Shames JCC on the Hudson is a warm, safe, stimulating, and professionally supervised after-school enrichment program for children in kindergarten through 6th grade. Free transportation to the JCC is provided by the Tarrytown and Irvington school districts. The program offers age-appropriate activities in an educational, recreational and social setting.

As part of our Almost Home after-school program, Almost Home Plus is our after-school program for children who need support due to cognitive, emotional, and/or behavioral differences requiring more individualized attention to ensure a safe, fun, and successful experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Attend all program dates, trainings, and meetings
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrate understanding for different abilities
  • Support and engage participants in all activities
  • Ensure participants’ safety

Requirements:

  • 1 to 2+ years of experience working with grade school children
  • High school degree (or equivalent), bachelor degree preferred in subject area relating to social services, education, or developmental disabilities
  • Preferred experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities
    • Ability to work during program days/hours:
      Days: Mondays through Fridays, excluding school holidays and JCC closings
      Hours: From 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • A minimum commitment of two (regularly scheduled) days per week is required; a commitment of five days per week is preferred
  • Ability to attend scheduled training and staff meetings:
    • Pre-program training
    • Regular staff meetings approximately one Sunday per month
  • Experience working with children with special needs is a plus; please note on your application
  • Experience working with children during recreational swim is a plus; please note on your application
  • Upon hiring, this job requires fingerprinting, background check and Tuberculosis test.

Send resumes to [email protected].

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    Due to special youth basketball events, the Gymnasium will be CLOSED for Open Basketball on Sunday 1/23 from 1:30 – 6:00 pm, and Saturday 1/22 and Saturday 1/29 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm; Sunday 1/30; 1:30 – 4:30 pm