Impact NW started 50 years ago when a group of neighbors came together to address the growing poverty in their Southeast Portland neighborhood. Ever since, Impact NW has created life-changing partnerships with our clients to help them find their way and achieve their life goals. Key to our success is the cultural, educational, ethnic and social diversity of our employees. We tap our deep, diverse knowledge and experiences to build relationships with clients from many backgrounds and provide the extra guidance our clients desire. If you believe in what we do, join our team. Together, we can find a way.
JOB SUMMARY: The Extended Day Reading Coordinator will work with the SUN Site Manager and Creston's teachers and administration to enroll students in an after-school reading program, prepare reading materials, manage and coordinate after school tutors 2 to 3 afternoons a week. This is a temporary position from January 6th 2020 to June 4, 2020.
Starting hourly: $20hr.
Location: Creston Elementary School
Schedule: After-school classes 4:00-5:20pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Supervise and instruct small groups of children ages 5-13.
Track and ensure academic and behavioral development of students.
Act as a positive role-model for students.
Ensure students are in a safe environment.
Enroll students in the after-school reading program.
Prepare reading materials.
Manage and coordinate after school tutors.
REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Experience and willingness to provide learning activities to students in after school environments.
Experience working with school-aged children from diverse cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.
Ability to coordinate with and manage other adults in a collaborative manner.
Be responsive to phone calls and emails from SUN staff, Tutors, Creston Teachers, Admin. and Parents.
Willing to work one-on-one with students who have special needs (inclusionary services).
Desire and ability to work with children to ensure an enriching, positive, and safe classroom setting. Work on goals involving school-age choice and youth leadership development.
Ability to effectively work within a strength-based, emotionally-safe, integrated youth support service delivery system.
Ability to document work continually and communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Possess strong organizational and time-management skills and ability to prioritize and complete multiple and varied tasks.
Sensitivity and ability to relate to people from diverse lifestyles, socioeconomic levels, and cultures.
Willingness to work as a team member and support the mission and goals of Impact NW.
Must be able to complete and pass an Oregon Background check including fingerprinting prior to start date.
Impact NW is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from diverse candidates and candidates who support diversity. We strongly encourage all qualified candidates to apply regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious affiliation, veteran status, disability or other status protected by applicable law.
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