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Afterschool Teacher

Company: Big Blue Marble Academy
Location: Lexington
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Big Blue Marble Academy is a growing childcare provider, with multi-site community-based programs and offers our Afterschool Program, Passport to Adventure Club, on-site in local elementary schools in Lexington County, South Carolina. We are looking for an enthusiastic, teachers to work in our program! As an Afterschool Teacher, you be responsible for managing your assigned age group of children. Generally, the programs are held in school cafeterias, so must be able to manage class in an open environment. During this time, you are responsible for ensuring the goals of the program are met through daily activities related to activity themes and projects. Your ultimate responsibility is to provide a safe, fun, engaging environment for elementary school-aged children. Strong candidates want to be engaged with our students, a team player, flexible and committed to providing the superior care that Big Blue Marble is known for. Applicants must be able to handle, in a positive way, the demands that contact with many children and parents bring every day.

Job Description

  • Class Group Management: Ensuring our afterschool program curriculum, branding and age-appropriate activities are being utilized. Managing a class outside of a traditional classroom environment. Adhere with teaching standards and safety regulations as established by the state and corporate office.
  • Communication and Customer Service: Be courteous and friendly with parents. Have strong communication with BBMA management to ensure safety and goals of the program are met.
  • Operations: Must follow food safety requirements to serve a daily snack. Must be able to maintain cleanliness of all areas within the school that your class occupies.
    • Must be 21 years or older and have a high school diploma or equivalent.
    • Must pass background check and other state requirements, such as health assessment and TB test.
    • Must complete appropriate state-mandated training, CPR/First Aid, and other service-related training as required.
    • Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds, and be able to see, hear, and respond to children's needs, including reaching high, stooping to the child's level, sitting on the floor and rising from the floor, and standing for long periods of time.
    • Preferred candidate will have experience working with children in a childcare setting.
    • Patience, flexibility and love for children


      Employment is contingent upon successful completion of our background check, pre-hire screenings, and onboarding processes. All employment is at-will and may be terminated at any time, with or without cause.

      BBMA is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse workforce. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. Associated topics: art, college, gs 1701, gs 1702, lecturer, school, special education, substitute teacher, trainer, tutor

Keywords: Big Blue Marble Academy, Columbia , Afterschool Teacher, Other , Lexington, South Carolina

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