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Program Specialist (STEM) - Day Camp - PT or FT
Summary
Title:Program Specialist (STEM) - Day Camp - PT or FT
ID:6064
Job Status :TBD
Company :Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington & Northern Idaho (GSEWNI)
Description

Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho (GSEWNI) is looking for a Day Camp/Program Specialist-STEM.

GSEWNI is a non-profit organization. The GSEWNI council serves an area comprised of 19 counties in central and eastern Washington, and 10 counties in northern Idaho for a total of 29 counties covering 67,000 square miles. The council is headquartered in Spokane, Washington and has regional field staff located in the Tri-Cities, Washington and Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. GSEWNI serves approximately 4,000 girls in kindergarten through 12th grade with the help of 2,000 dedicated adult volunteers. Girls are at the center of everything we do as a council. Girl Scouts is the preeminent leadership development organization for girls, the leading authority on girls’ healthy development and we are working daily with girls and women to transform the leadership landscape for girls into the next century.


POSITION SUMMARY:

The Program Specialist is either a full time or part time position responsible for developing curriculum and programming that maximizes the Girl Scout experience in the areas of life skills, entrepreneurialism, outdoor skills and the STEM experience.  The position requires significant teamwork with multiple staff with a creative and positive environment and an ability to elevate teaching experience for Girl Scouts, mot specifically in STEM areas.

$20/hr to $23/hr / PT or FT


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES OF POSITION:

  • Promotes and supports Girl Scout programs philosophies of GSUSA and GSEWNI.
  • Independently develops curriculum for yearlong programming to enhance the Girl Scouts Experience
  • Incorporates STEM into yearlong programming to accentuate the math and science experience in the Council.
  • Supports the deployment of the STEM Mobile and assists with STEM Mobile programming to all parts of the Council.
  • Synchronizes programming with other program specialists to enhance synergy of overall Girl Scout Experience
  • Delivers on-demand Girl Scout programming to Girl Scouts, troops, and the general public (ex: school groups), most specifically STEM specific programming.
  • Sets goals to support the strategic plan, budgeting and implementation of all program activities.
    • Helps evaluate current programs and make recommendations for future programs that deliver the Girl Scout Leadership Experience through series pathways and the capacity of resources and staff that would be required.
  • Monitors programming trends of other Girl Scout Councils and attends approved conferences and webinars offered by GSUSA or other related ACA trainings. Continues professional development as it relates to program design.
  • Plans, develops and implements in-school and after school opportunities, which may include grants.
  • Develops and trains adult volunteers to help in the implementation and supervision of programs.
  • Collects and shares program data and reports when requested.
  • Contributes to the goal of creating an inclusive organization by working harmoniously with diverse staff and volunteer personnel and ensures that all systems, practices and procedures are inclusive.
  • 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:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent relevant experience in education or STEM.
  • Valid Driver’s License and insurability required.
  • Reliable transportation required.
  • Ability to pass background check.
  • Must be experienced with office equipment, multi-line phone system, and cashiering.
  • Must be experienced in the use of computers including Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and Outlook and applications such as Zoom and TEAMS.  CRM experience, especially Salesforce, desirable. Must be able to learn, understand, and apply new technologies with ability to understand the basic data quality principles and practice. Must be able to compile information and develop related reports, using council software.
  • 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 50 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 and work in inclement weather.  Clearly see 20+ feet, with or without corrective lenses and differentiate between colors (no color blindness)

Mental & Other Skills/Abilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must have the:

  • Multi-Tasking Ability: ability to handle many diverse tasks/projects at one time; ability to prioritize and complete them on time.

Work Environment:   

While performing the essential duties/responsibilities of this job, the employee is exposed to typical office environment conditions and noise levels.  Multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment is an integral part of this position, as is the ability to work with high-stress situations based on the nature of GSEWNI mission and daily work.

Frequent travel will be required based on the work demand throughout the 29-county area of Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho and/or conferences and conventions as approved.

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