After School Program Staff - Moosekids AssistantBACK TO SEARCH
Job Type:
Part Time
Apply To:
Lower School
Grade Levels:
Preschool/Nursery, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade
Job Description:

Westtown School seeks staff for its after school program called Moosekids, for Grades PreK to 5th grade. The mission of the program is to offer activities, which feel like a neighborhood of children actively playing with the option of more structured experiences. The ideal candidate will understand how four- to ten-year-olds play and relax after school while facilitating ongoing communication with parents.  

We are looking for candidates with interests in sports, music, art, the natural world and young children. Organizational skills, a love of children and flexibility are required.  The program runs Monday to Friday, 3:30 to 5:00 or 6:00 with additional hours for in-service, partial school days and vacation breaks.

Specifically, the staff will:

  • Develop connections with the Lower School children who attend Moosekids

  • Support the work and report to the Director of Auxiliary Programming

  • Provide empathetic, attentive care for children

  • Organize outdoor games

  • Create open ended, creative art projects

  • Facilitate building community

  • Help resolve the inevitable conflicts of play and sports in ways that align with Quaker practices

  • Oversee homework

  • Coordinate with Lower School on attendance and enrollment tracking

  • Maintain shared space and respect established Lower School procedures and rules

  • Communicate closely with parents about daily interactions during Moosekids


  • Bachelors Degree or working toward a Bachelors Degree

  • Experience organizing children

  • Ability to start in August

Applicant Requirements:
Please send Cover letter and resume.
Additional Info:
Job Posting Expiration Date: 06/01/2019
Non-discriminatory Statement:
Preschool/Nursery, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade
Position Level:
Lower School
School Name:  Westtown School
Street Address: 975 Westtown Road
City: West Chester
State: PA
Zip Code: 19382
Phone: 610-399-0123
Head of School: Victoria Jueds
Founding Date: 1799
Day / Boarding: Day & Boarding
Age / Grade Levels: PreK-12
Enrollment Size:
Social Media Sites:
Admissions Contact: Nathan Bohn
Admissions Email:

02/13/2018 975 Westtown Road
West Chester, PA 19382

975 Westtown Road
West Chester, PA 19382 School

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