Active Youth Academy

Early Childhood - After School Assistant/Aide

Reference ID : 101746
Location : Atlanta, GA
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Part Time



The afterschool Assistant supports the Teachers and the Director by helping to create a caring and safe environment for the children and assisting in activities to improve the overall care and quality of education within the after-school program. S/he must be able to communicate, listen, and work well with others in a team environment. This position follows the Atlanta school calendar and is open August through May, from 2:30 PM to 5:30/6 PM.


  • Assist in the implementation of curricula activities and encourage participation by children.
  • Actively engage in activities; manage cleanliness, maintenance, and availability of classroom materials.
  • Maintain frequent communications with parents through informal discussions and progress reports.
  • Encourage self-help and good hygiene through behavior modeling.
  • Help ensure a smooth, daily transition from home to child care center.
  • Follow all center policies and state regulations.
  • Maintain personal and professional development plans to ensure continuous quality improvement.


  • Minimum of 1-2 years of professional childcare experience.
  • High energy.
  • Ability to work well with others.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and basic computer skills.
  • An understanding of child development.
  • Excellent leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Must clear full background check.

Nice To Haves

Experience as a camp counselor or after-school program assistant is preferred.


Flexible work schedule.

Salary : $10 to $13.50/Hr
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Part Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Atlanta, GA

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