Outreach Specialist
Summary
Title:Outreach Specialist
ID:5942
Job Status :Seasonal/Temporary
Company :Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington & Northern Idaho (GSEWNI)
Description

Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho (GSEWNI) is looking for part time Outreach Specialists to provide afterschool activities for the 2019/2020 school year. The Outreach Specialist works with girls in various school grades to plan, develop and build projects that are related to the Girl Scout Leadership Experience curriculum (STEM, Outdoor, Entrepreneurship, and Life Skills). These afterschool activities are based out of multiple locations which include: Glover Middle School; Holmes Elementary; Audubon Elementary & West Central Community Center.

These are part time positions and the employment is anticipated to last from January to the middle of May. Compensation is $14.00 per hour.

  • Longfellow Elementary and Whitman Elementary programs are for elementary school age girls - weekdays & hours are to be determined.


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES OF POSITION:

  • In collaboration with the girls, develops plans for after school program activities
  • Submits requests for special supplies needed and track expenses for each program
  • Incorporates Girl Scout principles into each meeting with girls: makes sure each meeting includes some elements of girl-led, hands-on, cooperative learning
  • Models team work and problem solving while creating opportunities for girls to apply strategies themselves
  • Works seamlessly with co-leader, school staff, and GSEWNI Council staff members
  • Completes paperwork such as attendance, rosters, etc.
  • Communicates positively with parents and other community members about Girl Scouts and Troop 687
  • Connects parents and guardians with other Girl Scout program opportunities such as resident camp, STEM and outdoor activities, and badge workshops
  • Coordinates group fundraising through Cookie Sales; introduces financial literacy activities to girls and coaches them through financial literacy badges
  • Performs other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education/Experience:

  • Previous GSUSA experience, preferred
  • Experience working in small and large group settings with youth
  • Reliable transportation required
  • Must be experienced in the use of computers, including word processing, Outlook, spreadsheets, and the internet.
  • Willingness to subscribe to the principles of the Girl Scout movement, including acceptance of the Girl Scout philosophy and willingness to maintain membership in the Girl Scouts USA

Physical Abilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to:

Occasionally lift objects up 30 pounds, repetitive movement of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. Rarely climb, pull, stoop, kneel, crawl, twist and crouch. Must be able to stand or sit for long periods of time
 

Work Environment:

While performing the essential duties/responsibilities of this job, the employee is exposed to an elementary school environment. Secondary work environment consists of the employee exposed to typical office environment conditions and noise levels.

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