Part-Time MD Middle School Program Coordinator

Job Type

Part Time



Application Deadline



10111 Colesville Road
Suite 103
Silver Spring
United States


Position: Part Time MD Middle School Program Coordinator

Location: Montgomery County, Maryland

Area of Focus: Education, Youth Development

Salary: $16 per hour/ 15-20 hours per week

Type: Part Time

Asian American LEAD’s mission is to support low-income and underserved Asian Pacific American youth with educational empowerment, identity development, and leadership opportunities through after-school, summer, and mentoring programs. For more information, please visit our web site at

Position Description: The Part Time MD Middle School Program Coordinator will develop curriculum and implement after-school programming and some weekend field trips and events focused on helping students grow in AALEAD’s three outcome areas: Educational Empowerment, Leadership, and Identity. This position will serve youth in grades 6-8 on Tuesdays and Thursdays, with some team meetings occurring on Wednesdays and Fridays and limited special events occurring on weekends. This position requires travel throughout Montgomery County for meetings and program implementation. The Part Time MD Middle School Program Coordinator  will report to the MD Programs Manager. 

The Part Time MD Middle School Program Coordinator is responsible for the following duties:

  • Conduct after-school programming two days per week at one Montgomery County school located in Rockville, MD
  • Develop and implement curriculum focused on helping youth grow in AALEAD’s three outcome areas: educational empowerment, identity development, and leadership opportunities
  • Independently lead after school programming and supervise youth in grades 6-8
  • Recruit youth and track participant data in AALEAD’s database
  • Achieve AALEAD and grant-required goals and maintain program documentation
  • Track program spending and maintain a budget
  • Support the team with special events and field trips
  • Manage school relationships including direct communication with school liaisons
  • Assist with additional tasks as needed


  • BA/BS in education, social work, liberal arts, or related field preferred
  • Direct experience working with youth, teaching, or facilitating workshops
  • Solid oral and written communication skills (public speaking experience preferred)
  • Sensitivity to the needs of immigrant children and families
  • Organized and attentive to details
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule with program implementation occurring on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons
  • Fluency in an Asian language is preferred
  • Must pass background check and participate in required trainings
  • This position requires regular travel to and from the AALEAD office in Silver Spring, MD to the program site in Rockville, MD; reliable transportation is recommended

Asian American LEAD provides for a fair and equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, age, marital status, disability, military/veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, or genetic information, or other non-merit factor.

Level of Language Proficiency

Must be fluent in English

Proficiency in an Asian language is preferred

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

How to Apply: Please submit a thoughtful cover letter and resume to Mylynh Nguyen, AALEAD Program Director,, and Ari Pak, MD Programs Manager – Priority application deadline is September 14, 2018 at 5:00PM.