5 days left
- Full Time
NATURE OF WORK
This is highly responsible professional work supervising the activities of Senate pages in the residential component of the Senate Page Program. Work includes providing a structured living and learning environment and ensuring the safety and well-being of pages. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Page Program Director.
EXAMPLES OF WORK
(This list is not absolute or restrictive, but indicates approximate duties and responsibilities which may be redefined pursuant to operational needs.)
● Supervises Senate pages; counsels pages and provides conflict resolution; develops and maintains positive communications and interactions with pages; provides assistance to pages as needed.
● Provides orientation and information to pages.
● Enforces code of conduct, guidelines, and other rules and regulations; recommends and carries out appropriate disciplinary actions.
● Plans and participates in programming designed for the educational, social, recreational, and cultural enrichment of the page experience.
● Coordinates selection and inventory of provisions for page meals.
● Provides first aid treatment; maintains and dispenses over the counter and prescribed medications to pages; communicates and coordinates with healthcare providers and parents/guardians.
● Responds to health and safety emergencies in accordance with established protocols and guidelines.
● Oversees the residence hall facilities; reports building maintenance issues to proper authority; assists with general upkeep of common areas.
● Performs administrative duties such as answering phones and maintaining paper and electronic records.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT
Work is performed in a residential facility and requires regular travel throughout the DC metropolitan area. Work requires occasional walking, standing, bending, and safely carrying items less than 25 pounds. Expected to work unusual and, possibly, unexpected hours.
Work requires a Bachelor's Degree in social science or a related field and one year of experience proctoring residential centers or working with adolescents, or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the following knowledge, abilities, and skills:
● Knowledge of problems, concerns, and issues faced by adolescents.
● Knowledge of, or ability to learn, the Senate Page Program principles, practices, and procedures.
● Ability to mentor and provide feedback.
● Ability to exercise sound judgment and to respond quickly.
● Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information with discretion.
● Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees.
● Ability to multi-task and to be detail oriented.
● Ability to oversee a residential program for adolescents.
● Ability to communicate effectively.
LICENSES, CERTIFICATION AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
Position requires ability to obtain CPR Certification. This position may require the incumbent to reside in the Daniel Webster Senate Page Residence.