Afterschool Program Director

Website Milton Family Community Center

Responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Milton After School Kids (MASK) Program to ensure high quality care, education, and enrichment of children ages five (5) years to twelve (12) years of age. The Afterschool Programs Director is responsible for all aspects of maintaining a high-quality child care enrichment program that is in full compliance with and exceeds the licensing and quality requirements for a 5-STAR licensed child care center program in the State of Vermont. The Afterschool Programs Director reports directly to the Executive and/or Associate Director, and is expected to support and be a positive role model of the organizational mission, vision, and goals.

High-quality program oversight for Milton Afterschool Kids (MASK)

Supervise a team of 6-9 part-time program staff members to implement a high-quality, engaging program for children ages 5-12 before and after school and during school vacations and summer break.
Oversee the facilitation and planning of activities with children to aid in development of the following skills:
Socialization and self-help, Language and reading, Math, Fine and Gross motor skills, Art, play, storytelling, songs, and dramatic play
Coach, train and Assist program staff in meeting the individual needs of students

Program compliance, licensing regulation and data collection

Ensure MASK meets or exceeds VT licensing regulations, including: Record keeping, Health and safety, Physical environment
Engage in at least 18 hours of professional development annually and 6 hours of Specialized Services training (Protective Services training)
Supervise and coordinate the MFCC/MASK food service program in collaboration with the ECP Program Director, MFCC Cook, MFCC Finance Director, and CACFP state program coordinator.
Document and Report any incidents, challenging behaviors, or endangering situations to the parents, and building principal
Collect program attendance and other data

Organizational leadership

Represent the needs and strengths of the MASK program on the MFCC leadership team through proactive communication, and collaboration with fellow MFCC leadership team staff
Drive positive organizational culture by learning and modeling the MFCC Policies and Procedures
Maintain a strong working relationship with Milton Elementary School leadership, and learn and model MES school policies and procedures

Other duties as assigned

Must meet minimum qualifications for Program Director as described by the Vermont Child

Development Division for Afterschool Child Care Programs to include or exceed:

-Possess a Bachelors Degree or

-Possess an Associates Degree and one of the following

-at least ten months of experience with school age children or

-Vermont Afterschool Professional Credential or

-Vermont Program Director Credential or

-Vermont Teacher Licensure or

-Masters Degree in youth related field

Nice To Haves
Opportunity to join a dedicated, passionate team driving real impact in the community!
Compensation based upon education and experience.
Employee-supported insurance plan (MFCC pays 60% of yearly cost on the basic plan).
Childcare discount of 50% for employees, pending availability of a slot.
On-going, personalized professional development opportunities.
Employee Assistance Program

Salary : $45,000 to $55,000/Yr
Minimum Education : Associate
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 3 Yrs
Location : Milton, VT

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