The Crowden School: Job opening: aftercare for small school

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The Crowden School seeks a part-time Aftercare Supervisor. Regular Hours are Monday-Friday from 2:00pm-6:00pm. Extended hours from 11:30am-2:00pm are also possible. 

The Crowden Music Center in Berkeley is a non-profit organization that combines music and education to nurture, develop, and inspire students of all ages. Crowden’s flagship program is The Crowden School, the first of its kind in the nation: a coeducational day school for grades three through eight that provides a distinguished education with chamber music at the core. 

Position Summary:
The Aftercare Supervisor takes overall responsibility for planning, administering and staffing the Aftercare program for Crowden School students in grades 3-8. The program provides supervision for students from 2pm-6pm each day. The Aftercare Supervisor ensures the well-being of students in the program, ensuring that all students are supervised and accounted for when they are participating in the program.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Provide guidance, supervision, safety and comfort for participants during all activities.
  • Plan the program to include a variety of activities such as recreation time, study time, and snack time.
  • Serve as a role model for students in appropriate behavior, language, attitudes, and activities.
  • Order and maintain program supplies as needed.
  • Maintain sign-in and sign-out logs to track participation in aftercare.
  • Liaise with Staff Accountant to ensure that families are properly billed for aftercare hours.
  • Document and communicate any concerning behaviors to parents and School administrators as needed.
  • Be familiar with Crowden’s Emergency Response Plans and help implement procedures if necessary.
  • Maintain cleanliness and orderliness of the aftercare room, putting away supplies, pushing chairs and tables to the sides of the room, and closing windows prior to leaving each day.

Crowden is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We value an inclusive community of students, parents, faculty and staff, and supporters, celebrating our many differences and uniting in our shared love of music of all kinds and origins. Crowden does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Applicants from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Hourly pay rate $18-20 depending on experience. 

To apply, send cover letter and resume to Marion Atherton, matherton [at]

Marion Atherton
matherton [at]