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Program Leader – Part Time


Program Leaders will deliver the Girl Scout Troop experience to girls in grades K-5 in afterschool settings in low-income schools in the Kansas City metro area. They serve as a positive example for girls by modeling positive attributes such as reliability, respect for others, inclusiveness, and a positive attitude. This job will include working on some weekends during the school year for special events and camp. Work hours vary depending on the site, but typically range from 3:45-6pm. During cookie season, staff may need to work later hours. This position also includes paid time to prepare for troop meetings each week.

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTSProgram leaders must have the ability to work independently and as a member of the team. This means they must take the initiative to prepare ahead of time for troop meetings and meet deadlines with minimal supervision. They must also be able to coordinate programming with their coworkers and volunteers.

  • Experience leading groups of children.
  • Experience implementing curriculum.
  • Ability to manage behaviors and respond appropriately.
  • Ability to complete accurate paperwork and meet deadlines.
  • Must be available to work M-F between the hours of 3:45-6pm.
  • Capacity to provide leadership and supervision of volunteers.
  • Excellent oral & written communication skills.
  • Must be able to attend all staff meetings and trainings.
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Must pass background and driver’s record check and hold a valid state driver’s license with proof of state required liability insurance.
  • Must provide your own transportation.
  • Must be CPR and First Aid Certified within ninety (90) days of employment.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Experience implementing a program/curriculum
  • Experience working with volunteers
  • Bilingual

STARTING SALARY: $11.21 per hour; approximately 10-15 hours per week
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HOW TO APPLY:

Returning Staff: Complete this application​.

New Applicants: Submit a resume and a cover letter that describes your experience leading activities with groups of children, implementing curriculum, keeping children engaged in activities and managing behavior.

Email: JuliaLloyd@gsksmo.org

or mail to:

Girl Scouts of NE Kansas & NW Missouri
Attn: Julia Lloyd
8383 Blue Parkway Drive
Kansas City, MO  64133