Program Leader

Job Type

Part Time


Minimum: $15
Maximum: $18




New York
New York
United States


After-School All-Stars (ASAS) is one of the leading national after-school program providers in the country. Our comprehensive school-based programs combine activities and learning to help build the knowledge and skills children need to succeed, both in school and in life.

For the 2018-2019, we are looking for Program Leaders for school year in New York, New York. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with a great personality, passionate about serving youth in an educational setting, with the ability to mentor elementary and middle school students. The Program Leader’s mission is to ensure that youth have a positive and fun after-school experience. Program Leaders are crucial to a successful after-school program. 


Through a unique college-access partnership with a full accredited nonprofit university, successful candidates can qualify to pursue their Associate and/or Bachelor's degree with an accredited university at little to no cost.


Position: Program Leader

Reports to: Program Manager


PS 272, 101-24 Seaview Ave, Brooklyn, 11236

Hamilton Grange, 500 W 138th St, New York, NY 10031

Achievement First Brownsville, 2021 Bergen Street, Brooklyn, NY 11233

Dual Language Middle School, 32 W 92nd St, New York, NY 10025

Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School (WHEELS), 511 West 182nd Street 

Manhattan NY 10033

Work Hours: This is a part time position. Typical hours are Monday– Friday, 1:00pm – 6:00pm

Compensation: $15-18/hour depending on experience


The part-time Program Leader, under the direction of the Program Manager, is responsible for the daily implementation of the After-School All-Stars program model: 

Youth Supervision:

·      Supervise students at all times 

·      Attend program daily, Monday – Friday

·      Follow the ASAS code of student conduct when disciplining students

Curriculum Development:

·      Create quality lesson plans to ensure student engagement, safe learning environments; and provide a structure designed to incorporate the end-of session culminating event  

·      Attend professional development activities and meetings

·      Assist in acquiring and coordinating program equipment, materials, facilities, nutrition, and transportation needs on site 




·      Collaborate with Program Manager and fellow Program Leaders to establish and maintain high quality program 

·      Support student recruitment and promotion of the program

·      Create and maintain an inviting, safe and orderly environment including ensuring cleanliness of classrooms, auditorium, and other areas where the program is held 

·      Maintain professional and positive relationships with school staff, partners, students and parents


Data Management:

·      Maintain accurate attendance data and reports 

·      Submit required data on time and accurately

Experience and Education 

The successful candidate will have a year or more of non-profit or related youth development program experience. The individual will have a familiarity with and passion for working with low income youth.

·      Some undergraduate study is required; coursework in education, social or human services, child development, or related field is desirable

·      Individuals who may have experience in the following areas: Math, English, Business, Music, Dance and Computer Literacy are highly desired

·      One or more years’ experience working in an after school, day camp, or community youth outreach setting, primarily of the middle school age is preferred 

·      Experience creating lesson plans or multi-week curriculum preferred

·      Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with school district staff, program staff, parents, and community leaders

·      Ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate sensitivity to others as well as respond to critical incidents and act swiftly in an emergency situation

·      Familiarity and experience with diverse populations and cultural competencies are strongly desired

·      Excellent organizational skills 

·      Ability to work with electronic devices

·      Must clear School Aged Children Care Program requirements, Statewide Central Register of Abuse and Maltreatment (SCR) clearance as well as Medical, FBI Livescan, State background check and Tuberculosis Clearances 

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

How to apply: 

1.) Complete this brief application:

a. Resume and Cover Letter will be submitted online in the survey,