After School Manager

We're looking for a fun & motivated person to join our Youth Program team! Call the Rocky Mountains your backyard - room & board provided!

Sponsoring YMCA

Estes Park Center YMCA


Estes Park, CO 80511-9500

Camp Information

YMCA of the Rockies
2515 Tunnel Road
Estes Park, CO 80511

Camp Description

YMCA of the Rockies operates two family resorts and conference centers located on both sides of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, as well as a residential camp for kids. Each center offers a unique experience and a variety of employment opportunities throughout the year.

Job Description

Dates Needed:Mid-August through Mid-December or Mid-May

This position is in charge of the after-school program for the local school district with children aged between 5 and 13. This includes direct supervision of the children throughout the Fall semester and working along-side an aide position that splits their time between the preschool and after school programs. Job responsibilities include planning and facilitating daily after school activities Monday through Friday afternoons as well as all day programming when planned days off at the school occur. The ideal candidate will be comfortable communicating effectively and professionally with parents, working directly with their supervisor, and working with children. They should be role-models for the children exemplifying the 5 Core Values of YMCA of the Rockies; Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility, and Faith.


• Must be at least 21 years old

• Must have at least one year experience working with children

• Previous supervisory experience preferred

• Must be working towards or hold a degree in recreation, education, or related field

• Possess excellent customer service skills

• Ability to plan, lead, organize, and implement program activities

• Ability to work effectively as a member of a team

• Ability to work with little direct supervision

• Fluent in speaking, writing, and reading English

• Must have the physical ability to lead and participate in activities which include, but are not limited to, hiking, swimming, team building activities, campfires, skits, and physical games.

Essential Functions

• Responsible for overseeing and managing the after-school program

• Assist in planning, implementation, and evaluation of after school programming

• Manage a budget

• Assist in maintaining YMCA and Social Services Child Care Center standards

• Identify and respond to child behavior issues

• Assist in maintaining accurate program records including incident reports, logbook documentation, and daily attendance

• Understand and follow all emergency procedures associated with after school

• Understand and follow all safety guidelines for after school

• Clear communication with parents about child’s experiences at after school

Cause-Driven Leadership® Competencies

• Uphold and reflect the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility in all functions

• Uphold the YMCA of the Rockies mission, policies, and programs

• Possess excellent customer service skills

• Support the association safety program

• Must meet acceptable criminal background check standards

Room and board provided


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