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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.



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.



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.



·         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 with After School Coordinator Position in the subject line.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

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