Operating in an active, energetic, and dynamic environment involving up to two dozen children, this position is responsible for assisting the Youth Activities Coordinator (YAC) with implementing the after-school youth program at the Family Investment Center (FIC) of the Kodiak Island Housing Authority (KIHA). Responsible to assist Youth Activities Coordinator (YAC) with the following: provide intensive oversight for high needs and high-risk factor youth participating in the program; assist YAC with overseeing and implementing after school activities and education opportunities; coordinate education activity and homework assistance with KIBSD.
This position is a temporary (school year) part-time position. KIHA is looking for qualified elementary school aides willing to work at least one day per week. Work schedules are typically 2-6 pm, Monday-Friday.
SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
•Experience as a KIBSD Aide required
•Experience with KIBSD conscious discipline
•Experience with trauma informed care, or an understanding of challenges and compassion necessary for working with youth facing barriers or disabilities.
•Required to have and maintain an Alaska Driver’s License.
•Must be 21 years of age
•Ability to handle loud, chaotic environments
•Ability to communicate effectively with youth and adults.
•Ability to interact with youth from a position of authority
•Ability and willingness to follow directions and receive constructive criticism and feedback.
Kodiak Island Housing Authority is an Equal Housing Opportunity Employer. This position is subject to the Alaska Native/American Indian employment preference under Section 7(b) of the Native American/Alaska Native Housing and Self-Determination Act, and Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 (12 U.S. C. 1701U) and Regulations in 24 CFR part 135.