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After School Program Coordinator Part-Time Position Description

Corazón a Corazón, a sponsored ministry of the School Sisters of Notre Dame, is seeking a part-time experienced educator to direct its After School Program. The Coordinator maintains a safe site providing high-quality programs based on the needs of students. He/she must work effectively with staff and volunteers. Energetic, self-directed persons with a love for children are urged to apply.

 

Program

The Coordinator will:

·         Provide a high level of program quality including homework help.

·         Monitor the atmosphere to ensure that both the students and tutors are treated with respect and the charism of the School Sisters of Notre Dame is upheld.

·         Utilize positive strategies to promote the social and emotional development of the students.

·         Work to establish positive relationships with parents and tutors.

·         Maintain a safe, clean, and attractive space for learning.

·         Act as a tutor as necessary.

 

Administrative

The Coordinator will:

·         Pre-and post-test students to determine academic growth and maintain these records.

·         Maintain accurate and up-to-date records for students and share these with the grant writer for the purpose of obtaining grants.

·         Be the point person between Corazón and Catholic Charities for food service, keeping the necessary records.

 

Volunteer Tutors

The Coordinator will:

·         Assist in the training of volunteer tutors and also participate in the planning of ways to exhibit appreciation for their service.

·         Monitor tutor interactions with students to assure there is a good match between tutor and student.

 

Additional duties may be assigned by the Executive Director.

 

Requirements

·         BA in Education with a minimum of 5 years experience.

·         Complete Virtus training and background checks required by the Archdiocese of Chicago.

·         Bilingual- Spanish- Preferred

 

This is a 4 days a week position (Monday- Thursday) with 4 hours per day (2 pm- 6 pm), providing some time both before and after the program without students present.

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to Mayra Pimentel, Executive Director, at mpimentel@corazon-chicago.org with After School Coordinator Position in the subject line.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

To apply for this job email your details to mpimentel@corazon-chicago.org