Temporary Youth Tutoring and Activities Assistant

Job Type

Full Time


Details: $14.16 to $15.73 per hour



Application Deadline



11215 5th Ave SW

United States


Founded in 1906, Neighborhood House is one of the oldest social service agencies in the Puget Sound region. We serve over 12,000 people annually through our major program areas of early learning, youth education, family and social services, employment and adult education, health, and housing stability. 

The Youth Tutoring and Activities Assistant is responsible for supporting the Youth Tutoring Coordinator to provide school-age youth with meals, retention, social and personal development activities, literacy development and STEAM/arts enrichment. This involves working independently with individual or groups of youth. The Assistant will aid the Coordinator to ensure the program and meal initiative meets its goals and objectives. This will involve working independently and/or in a team.


These position will be situated in the Seola Gardens Youth Tutoring Center in White Center, WA.


At Neighborhood House we have a deep commitment to our employees’ and client’s diverse experiences and backgrounds that guides our work for a more equitable future. We are seeking a team member that represents our dedication to service, equity and inclusion, to join our diverse team.

Department: Education & Community Services

Reports To: Youth Tutoring and Resource Center Coordinator

Status: Temporary, 30 hours per week, 4 months 

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Hiring Range: 05 ($14.16 to $15.73 per hour)

Location: Seola Gardens

Closing Date: November 16th, 2018, or when filled  


  • Assists with preparation and delivery of activities, lessons and materials for programming, spanning academic, enrichment and social-emotional topics.
  • Outreaching and publicizing meal opportunities in the community to attract and maintain children (0-18 years of age).
  • Assists in the preparation and maintenance of the center before, during and after programs.
  • Assist with the lunch programs. May assist, and at times lead in serving lunches and snack, including the provision of appropriate mealtime activities.
  • Assists students with STEAM learning activities.
  • Assists students with enrichment activities, utilizing the project-based learning model.
  • Assists with occasional off-site field trips and community service projects.
  • Monitors computer lab and assists with technology-related projects.
  • Acts as a positive role model to youth, ranging from K-12th grades.
  • Maintains a safe, respectful, and engaging learning environment.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be a self-starter, reliable, and use good judgment.
  • Communicate effectively and clearly both verbally and in writing at all times.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule as needed.
  • Ability and commitment to be a good role model.
  • First Aid Certification (within 30 days of hire).
  • CPR Certification (within 30 days of hire).
  • Sexual Harassment Training within 30 days of hire.
  • Child Abuse and Neglect training (within 2 weeks of hire).
  • Must pass Neighborhood House's background check requirements.
  • Position requires Washington State bi-annual criminal background re-check.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience working with children and youth preferred, but not required.
  • Experience in creating and facilitating programs for K-12th grade students.


Click here for more details about our benefits program.

Employment Practice

Neighborhood House is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications are considered without regard to race, age, sex, color, creed, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, mental or physical handicap, sexual orientation (heterosexuality, homosexuality, bisexuality) and expression of gender identity or any other classification protected by law. Neighborhood House encourages and gives hiring preference to current and former Head Start parents and children. We encourage people of color and residents of the communities we serve to apply.


Application Procedure

Submit agency application <img src="http://www.nhwa.org/uploads/Image/icon_pdf.gif" alt="PDF" height="16" width="20"> along with resume and cover letter. For your convenience, we offer several ways for you to submit your completed application: 

In Person or Mail to:

8:00am – 5:00pm Monday-Friday

Neighborhood House

1225 S. Weller Street, Suite 510

Seattle, WA 98144

Attn: Human Resources

For more information

Inquiries may be directed to Human Resources at (206) 461-8430 or by e-mail to nhjobs@nhwa.org.


  • Medical & Vision
  • Dental
  • Employer Sponsored Life and AD & D Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • 403(b) with Discretionary and Matching Contributions
  • Generous Vacation and Sick Leave Accruals
  • 11 Paid Holidays

Click here for more details about our benefits program.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Submit an agency application  along with your resume and cover letter by one of the following ways: 

Neighborhood House

1225 S. Weller Street, Suite 510, Seattle, WA 98144

Attn: Human Resources

Office open from 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday-Friday