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Teen Advantage Assistant Director

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Steps to Success Inc.
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Brookline, MA
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Published 23 days ago

Steps to Success (STS) is hiring an Assistant Director for its after-school academic enrichment program in Brookline, Teen Advantage (TA).

TA serves approximately 10-20 students in grades 6-8. The program runs 1 day per week on Wednesdays from 3:40-5:10pm. The Assistant Director will also be paid for an additional hour of prep and/or meeting time per week.

The TA Assistant Director is a part-time position (2 hours/week). Candidates will need to be available for employment starting mid-September 2022 until mid-June 2023.

Program Objectives

  • Engage students in fun, project-based, academically enriching activities that complement and extend school day learning;
  • Foster youth development, positive relationships with peers and adults, and greater school connectedness; and
  • Introduce students to the value of higher education and the resources colleges provide, through campus visits and activities with a college partner.
  • As a result of having a wider breadth of experience in regards to enrichment activities…
  • Students will develop improved engagement in learning.
  • Students will develop skill sets beyond those learned during the school day.
  • Students will develop better communication skills and relations with their peers.

Duties

  1. Work as a team with TA Program Director/Group Leader and Steps to Success Director of Programs to plan and develop positive relationships with and among students, establish a clear sense of structure, and a fun, respectful learning atmosphere.
  2. Assist students with homework completion, and the skills of organization, prioritization, and work quality.
  3. Assist Program Director/Group Leader in teaching a variety of hands-on project based activities.
  4. Assist in routines and administrative duties as needed.

Qualifications

  • At least 1 year of experience working with young people in a school, camp, after school, or residential setting.
  • Demonstrated commitment to youth development. Ability to work with a diverse population and with students of varying levels of academic skill and engagement.
  • Flexibility and creativity in relating to students in an after-school setting is essential. Experience with students in middle school age range is important.

Additional Information

  • Competitive, hourly pay.
  • Additional paid hours for meetings and professional development trainings.
  • Supervised by TA Program Director and STS Director of Programs.

Steps to Success (STS) is hiring an Assistant Director for its after-school academic enrichment program in Brookline, Teen Advantage (TA).

TA serves approximately 10-20 students in grades 6-8. The program runs 1 day per week on Wednesdays from…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
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    Part Time Schedule
  • Job Type
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    Temporary
  • Start Date
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    September 12, 2022
  • Application Deadline
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    August 18, 2022
  • Experience Level
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    Intermediate
Compensation
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See below
Competitive, hourly pay

Benefits

Additional paid hours for meetings and professional development trainings.

Additional paid hours for meetings and professional development trainings.

Location

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On-site
Brookline, MA, USA

How to Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to Sarah Fowler, Steps to Success’ Director of Programs: sfowler@stepstosuccessbrookline.org.

Please send resume and cover letter to Sarah Fowler, Steps to Success’ Director of Programs: sfowler@stepstosuccessbrookline.org.

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