Coordinator of Student Affairs - AMIkids Infinity Wake

Employer
AMIkids
Location
Raleigh, NC
Posted
Nov 06, 2022
Closes
Dec 05, 2022
Ref
664129253
Specialty
Student Affairs
Position Type
Coordinator
Hours
Full-time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Other
Description

Position Summary

The Coordinator of Student Affairs roles is responsible for day-to-day operations of the school in a safe and effective manner. The role also handles all student behavior modification issues and reports to the Executive Director.

Essential Job Duties

* Ensure the safety and supervision of all students in accordance with program operations policies and standards,
* Assist management with developing staff to achieve program objectives and long-term goals,
* Develop and maintain positive relationships in the community with key organizations and customer contacts,
* Develop and train staff members in AMIkids' philosophy of behavior modification,
* Facilitate and participate in staff meetings and staff training sessions,
* Role model and provide staff development and motivation through continuing education, training, and performance feedback,
* Assist in the implementation of new policies and procedures,
* Serve as advisor and positive role model for assigned students,
* Assist in the preparation for placement of graduating youth,
* Prevent and intervene in youth altercations and incidents, using the authorized state mandated training methods,
* Oversee and structure student activities (e.g. field trips and recreational activities) with the safety of the youth as a priority,
* Participate in and supervise overnight trips and occasional extended trips that may require sleeping in tents, boats, institutes, etc. under varying weather conditions and may require extended workdays and on-call status,
* Drive institute vehicles as required in accordance with the Vehicle Policy and transportation standards,
* Maintain repair and maintenance logs and inventory of program equipment,
* Write/provide required reports to appropriate parties (e.g. incident reports, attendance, court reports),
* Administer youth medication(s) in accordance with Rx orders and operation guidelines and standards,
* Administer first aid and CPR during emergencies in accordance with national standards,
* Conduct and practice emergency evacuation procedures,
* Assist with special projects and other duties as needed.

Minimum Education, Training and Experience

* Bachelor's degree in a related field,
* Minimum 2 years' experience in a related field, preferably working with youth; working within the Juvenile Justice System a plus,
* Obtain and maintain appropriate crisis intervention and physical restraint training and certification as defined by state requirements, ,
* Obtain and maintain current CPR and First Aid Certification by nationally recognized organization,
* Travel may be required.