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Community Outreach - Kenney Community Center


Kenney Community Center

Supervisor's Name

Suzanna Bornn

Please indicate hours/shifts available

Mondays - Fridays, day time, especially 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Rate of Pay

minimum wage

Purpose/Role of the Position(s) within the Department

Program Assistants

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist with afterschool programs:
    • Greet parents and students during arrival and departure times from programs
    • Help organize and prepare materials, snacks and activities
    • Assist students (grades 1 - 5) with homework assignments
    • Coordinate and participate in fun and creative activities with students
    • Maintain a safe and fun environment through enforcement of Kenney Community Center rules and regulations, disciplinary action and open communication
    • Help clean, organize and put materials away at the end of programs
  • Greet and assist visitors in a warm and welcoming manner
  • Create flyers, banner and posters for events
  • Promote events using our outreach table in Reamer Campus Center
  • Assist with on-campus and off-campus events (delivering flowers to nursing homes w/U-Rebloom and serve food at homeless shelters, etc.)
  • General telephone duties including: taking messages, transferring calls and answering general questions
  • Contact parents of students in programs about important events and information
  • General office work including: emailing, faxing, copying, shredding, organizing and filing
  • Other miscellaneous work as needed

Qualifications for the Position

  • Scheduling flexibility and ability to work during the after school programs
  • Comfort interacting with people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities
  • An outgoing, friendly and compassionate personality
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Interest in community service and volunteerism
  • General proficiency in MS Work, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Publisher