Elementary School Educator

Wage

$1,430 monthly stipend

Hours per week

40 hrs/week

Published

10/09/2018

End Date

08/31/2019

Address

San Francisco
California
United States

Description

We are currently looking for nine aspiring educators and afterschool enthusiasts to join our BAYAC team at our host site at Mission Graduates! Be a part of this team to inspire elementary students of San Francisco’s Mission District to develop a college readiness mindset and build a stronger community. Mission Graduates works with schools such as Marshall Elementary, Bryant Elementary, Sanchez Elementary and Alvarado Elementary. Learn more about Mission Graduates at https://www.missiongraduates.org/.

 

Mission Graduates’ mission is to increase the number of K-12 students in San Francisco’s Mission District who are prepared for and complete a college education. Founded in 1972, Mission Graduates provides a wide range of afterschool, in-school, and summer programs helping to establish college education as an expectation and goal for every child. Each year, Mission Graduates reaches over 3,100 low-income children, youth, and families from San Francisco’s Mission District, emphasizing college as a means to achieve economic equity and strengthen the fabric of the community. Apply now at www.bayac.org to join our Mission District AmeriCorps cohort!

 

What is BAYAC AmeriCorps?

 

BAYAC AmeriCorps collaborates with over 20 agencies in over 70 schools and community-based organizations to serve youth and families in the San Francisco Bay Area. As part of AmeriCorps, BAYAC Members commit to a full-time (40 hours/week) term of service in the Bay Area's most high-need communities, working to provide youth with opportunigraduatesties for meaningful engagement, skill building, and emotional and social development. This is a paid work experience program for folks who are looking to advance their career working with youth and in the field of education. We are hiring folks to serve as after-school educators, classroom aides, academic coaches & mentors, tutors, health educators, case managers, and enrichment activities coordinators.

 

Position duties may include:

  • One-on-one tutoring
  • Make college a reality for young students through college readiness programs
  • Support students/youth in developing the skills they need to be successful in school and life
  • Provide homework and academic support for program participants at school sites
  • Provide case management, referrals, and independent living skills for clients at community based sites
  • Plan and facilitate youth focused lesson plans and activities
  • Promote a safe and positive learning environment
  • Actively supervise and ensure student/youth safety at all times
  • Model positive attitudes, behaviors, and language
  • Communicate regularly with the site coordinator and regional supervisor
  • Maintain accurate attendance records and reporting procedures
  • Attend and participate in weekly training and cohort meetings


Gain experience and skills:

  • Work full time in diverse and vibrant Bay Area communities
  • Work within the education and nonprofit sectors
  • Develop basic teaching skills, including curriculum development, behavior management practices and public speaking/facilitation
  • Make lasting connections with fellow service minded community members
  • Build confidence in public speaking
  • Acquire concrete workplace skills
  • Develop personal and professional goals with guidance and support
  • Promote meaningful community partnerships
  • Become part of a large alumni network


Benefits include:

  • $1430 monthly living stipend
  • $5,920 (1700-hour member) education award upon completion of term
  • Health care benefits
  • Student loan forbearance for qualifying loans
  • Childcare assistance (if eligible)


Qualifications:

  • U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or a lawful permanent resident of the United States
  • At least 17 years old
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours/week) and commit to an 11-month term of service
  • Successful completion of TB test and Live Scan/fingerprinting (upon hire)
  • Prefer to have 48 college credits completed
  • Prefer bilingual in Spanish/English, not required


To Apply: Go to http://www.bayac.org/ and click "Apply Now!" to submit your application and be scheduled for an interview. Apply ASAP as we are currently filling positions for our current 2018-2019 cohort. On your application, please make note that you are applying for the Mission Graduates positions

 

Timeline: Service cohorts serve until August 2019 for 1700 hour members

Benefits

  • $1430 monthly living stipend
  • $5,920 education award upon completion of term
  • Health care benefits
  • Student loan forbearance for qualifying loans
  • Childcare assistance (if eligible)
  • Leadership training & professional development

How To Apply

dsugita@bayac.org
http://www.bayac.org

To Apply: Go to http://www.bayac.org/ and click "Apply Now!" to submit your application and be scheduled for an interview. Apply ASAP as we are currently filling positions for our current 2018-2019 cohort.


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