MVCDS Job Postings

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF EXTENDED TIME CARE

Type: Part Time Salaried Staff
Application Deadline: July 25th, 2022 
Start Date: August 1, 2022
Maumee Valley Country Day School is seeking a highly organized, self-directed, self-starter to serve as the  Extended Time Care Assistant Director who will oversee our before and after school care for prekindergarten through eighth grade students. The assistant supervisor is responsible for managing the school’s before and after school programs, including clubs, when scheduled. This position has the responsibility of ensuring all students from the Prekindergarten through 8th grade are accounted for while on our campus.  The Extended Time Care (ETC) program is considered an extension of the school’s curricular day, and, as such, must have programming that is mission and vision appropriate. 

This position reports to the Head of Lower School and collaborates closely with the faculty, staff, and families of the lower school students. 

Key Responsibilities and Duties:  
  • Maintain the ETC and after school clubs resource board
  • Maintain the ETC schedule of staff and ETC locations/program- including late start and inservice days and scheduling on-call/subs as needed 
  • In the event there is a sub shortage, work with children in the areas of need (be a substitute to ensure we maintain our preferred ratio of at least two adults in each area)
  • Responsible for managing the ETC billing process
  • Provide ETC staff members with feedback on how they are doing well and suggestions for improvement 
  • Supervise the activities/crafts/games to ensure we are providing hands-on engaging experiences for our students 
  • Create quarterly newsletters and work with the Director of Marketing and Communications to showcase ETC on social media
  • Purchase and organize ETC snacks 
  • Assist in hiring ETC staff members and ensure proper certification of ETC employees working in preschool grades
  • Provide annual evaluations of ETC staff members
  • Maintain the ETC budget in partnership with the Head of the Lower School and the Admin Assistant of PK-MS
  • Be the emergency contact person/available on-campus during the hours of afternoon ETC 2:45-6:00 pm
  • Maintain and review the ETC handbook, forms, and policies
  • Lead ETC staff in weekly team meetings and training 
  • Provide a positive culture of the team by celebrating birthdays, holidays, and big accomplishments of the ETC team
  • Manage and sign off on timesheets 
  • Respond to parent emails/phone calls/communication within 24 business hours 
  • Any other responsibilities as listed by the Head of the Lower School 

Skills and Competencies:
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent technology skills
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of people, including parents, students, administrators, and staff
  • Exceptional organizational skills

This position works 185 day work schedule for four hours per day or 20 hours per week with some exceptions:
  • Inservice Days
  • Conference Days
  • Late Starts
  • Summer Camp Program 

The hours of operation are before school from 7:30a-8:30a and after school from 2:45p-6p. The hours this position requires are from 2p-6p Monday through Friday.  On the days listed above, the assistant director needs to be present for additional hours to ensure the program runs smoothly and safely. The first day actively at work is the first day of opening week for all faculty and staff (on or around August 9) and the last day worked will be the last day faculty are on campus (on or around June 3). Salary is paid once per month on the 15th of the month beginning September 15 and ending June 15. The actual days worked will vary depending on the school’s master calendar and summer camp programming.  

Background check:
All Maumee Valley employees and volunteers must agree to a comprehensive background check and confidentiality agreement.

Equal Employment Opportunity
We are dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all personnel and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, ability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, military status, or veteran status, ancestry, or citizenship, in accordance with applicable laws. In addition, we comply with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, benefits, and training. We value a diverse workforce.

Any employee who believes they have been discriminated against may discuss this with their supervisor or the Head of School.

HOW TO APPLY:
  1. Complete this 8-10 minute survey:  https://go.apply.ci/s/E2UrzEp33W
  2. Email your documents in PDF format to hr@mvcds.org.
    1. Documents needed: 
      1. cover letter, resume
      2. three written professional letters of reference
      3. copy of college transcripts.
    2. Please use the title of the position in the subject line of your email.

About MVCDS
At Maumee Valley Country Day School, children dream, explore, and cultivate their passions and strengths. Our faculty and staff do the same. We are more than a school and more than a group of people—we are a community of lifelong learners who inspire joy. As the only PK-12 independent school in northwest Ohio, we support an accomplished and diverse student body within a progressive academic program. 

A Maumee Valley education is Personal, Experiential, and Global—it is a journey of discovery and of action that defines each child’s learning experience. Through an intentionally crafted curriculum including active lessons as well as serendipitous explorations, a Maumee Valley education launches children toward the investigation of the world and helps them find their place in it. With our students at the center of our decision-making, we aspire to seek understanding, grow in our compassion and empathy, and adapt to the ever-changing world our students will one day lead. Maumee Valley is grounded in our Mission, Vision, Portrait of an MV Educator, Portrait of an MV Graduate, and commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

We believe in collaboration, innovation, and the power of community.
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Maumee Valley Country Day School is the only age 3 - 12th grade accredited, co-educational, independent school in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan.