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Playgroup Coordinator

Posted: 02/14/2021

Playgroup/Center Base Coordinator

Keweenaw Family Resource Center is seeking an outgoing, friendly individual who loves young children and their families. Playgroup Coordinator helps develop and lead playgroups and other programs for the Keweenaw Family Resource Center. Applicants must have 1-2 years’ experience working with children and knowledge of child development. Some evenings and weekends required.

  • Offer a warm, welcoming, safe and inclusive environment for parents and other caregivers and children
  • Register all new families and maintain updated registration forms
  • Interact with parents and children, including providing information on KFRC programs, other community resources, positive parenting practices, child development, safety and health
  • Maintain log sheet, daily fee sheets and balance out register
  • Set up and arrange playgroup/Playtime sites where needed
  • Plan & lead playgroups / Playtime adhering to the schedule including set-up, snack, activity, circle time and cleanup afterwards
  • Shop for supplies and snacks as needed and provide receipts to the administrator
  • Check toys for safety, cleanliness and quality on a regular basis
  • Keep informational materials at the Tree House and in the outreach kits up to date
  • Represent KFRC at outreach/community events as requested
  • Keep Tree House master schedule including scheduling special events and field trips
  • Plan and/or assist with special events
  • Assist with program evaluation
  • Maintain websites, social media accounts and community calendars
  • Keep First Aid and CPR certificate up to date
  • Abide by KFRC policies and procedures
  • Attend meetings, trainings and conferences and other activities as required

Keweenaw Family Resource Center mission is to support, enrich and strengthen family life in the Keweenaw by providing a variety of programs that focus on families with children from birth through four years of age. Programs include the Tree House indoor playground, Mommy, Daddy & Me playgroups, Playtime in the Park, TRAINS, Tummy Time and more. Visit www.KFRCkids.org/employment for additional details or to apply.

Job Type: Part-time