Supervisor of Children Services

NYC

Responsible for the development and implementation of curriculum and activities of the shelter’s children’s services, including childcare and recreation programs. Oversee children’s services (Child Care Workers, Recreation Specialists, and Interns including infant care, after-school programming, and support groups. Design and implement appropriate curriculum for childcare and recreation. Oversee children’s assessments for early education, mental health counseling, medical services, and homework assistance. Attend case conferences to provide input regarding children’s functioning and adjustment, provide support to parents and develop recreational activities for the childcare and recreation programs, including on-site therapeutic arts and crafts, and field trips to parks, museums, zoos and other educational experiences. Assist with reports and program evaluation, address client complaints, and conduct investigations. Increase the awareness of the organization’s services by engaging in activities and presenting at conferences and/or other speaking engagements. This position will have regular and substantial contact with children. Bachelor’s Degree in Childhood Development, Social Services, Human Services or related field. Five (5) years of experience working with children and Three (3) years of experience supervising staff.

To apply for this position, please forward your cover letter and resume to careers@urinyc.org