Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School

Job Summary: The Extended Care Assistant works with the Extended Care Director to provide a fun and safe before or after school experience. This position comes under the direct supervision of the pastor, school principal, and his or her designees. This is a part-time position. Hours and days vary, but may be 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday.

Essential job functions:

  • To supervise the children at all times, ensuring their well-being and safety in a variety of locations
  • To recognize needs of children at different stages of development
  • To check the program’s equipment and make sure it is safe and adequate before the program starts each day
  • To offer a variety of equipment, games, and supplies to create a stimulating program
  • To treat all children with dignity and respect
  • To assist the Director in the planning, implementing and evaluation of the program
  • To work with other members of the staff as a team
  • To discuss staffing issues with the Coordinator
  • To make sure staff and children leave the location clean and tidy each day
  • To ensure all children are signed in and are signed out by an authorized adult

Minimal Qualifications:

  • Must be 18 years old or older
  • Has successful teaching experience and/or child supervision experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of the basic teachings of the Catholic Church
  • Knowledge of child development, learning and behavior
  • Able to manage student behavior
  • Able to communicate effectively in both written and verbal form
  • Able to work well with others in a school community
  • Skill in handling multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Skill in critical thinking and planning

Working conditions:

  • Required to manage moderate levels of stress
  • Required to work in standard school conditions

How to Apply:

Please submit a resume and letter of introduction to:

jobs@cc.cdom.org with the job title in the subject line

OR apply by mail to:

Director of Human Resources

5825 Shelby Oaks Dr.

Memphis, TN 38134

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