BronxWorks helps individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being. From toddlers to seniors, we feed, shelter, teach, and support our neighbors to build a stronger community. In all aspects of our work, we strive for the highest ethical and performance standards and is guided by the belief that people are to be treated with dignity and respect regardless of their present situation or past experiences.
BronxWorks Pyramid Safe Haven has openings for a full-time Activity Specialist. The positions requires a bachelor's degree and entails working with a caseload of chronically homeless clients towards permanent housng placement. Some evening hours and/or either a Saturday or Sunday will be required. Bilingual Spanish is preferred. NY State driver's license is also preferred.
Create a safe, welcoming and nurturing environment for students.
Serve as a positive role model that promotes positive relationships, effective and open communication, respect, collaboration as well as personal and academic growth.
Work with the team to create a nurturing and supportive environment for the youth.
Implement various recreational, educational, social, and team building activities.
Provide classroom management and instruction.
Attend staff meetings, training sessions and professional development workshops.
Meet monthly Program Coordinator for supervision.
Perform additional duties as assigned.
Perform additional duties as assigned by manager.