Bay Area Community Resources - East Bay After School Programs

  • California


3219 Pierce Street
United States

About Us

Bay Area Community Resources (BACR) is looking for an energetic, highly motivated individual to work in our after school program:  

Position Title:           After School Program Instructor

Reports To:                         BACR Program Coordinator

Commitment:                    Mid-August (2017) to mid-June (2018) (Full Academic School Year)

Work Days/Hours:            Typical Program Hours: Monday – Friday 2:00pm to 6:00pm

Compensation:                   $10-13 per hour

Positions Available:

We are currently seeking committed and passionate Program Instructors to lead academic, physical, and enrichment activities as part of our East Bay After School Programs. Program Instructors must be able to work with up to 20 youths during after school hours Monday through Friday.


     Must have an Associate Degree or higher, or 48 or more college units, or pass the Instructional Aide exam

     Must pass a criminal background check and TB test clearance

     Must be punctual and reliable

     Must be able to work every day during after school hours and commit to a full academic school year required for the position

     Must have experience working with youth

     Must have a general knowledge base of core elementary and middle school subjects

     Must possess strong classroom and behavioral management skills

     Must be able to work independently and as part of a team

     Must be able to communicate openly in a professional manner with students, parents, community partners, and after-school and school day-staff

     Must maintain confidentiality and demonstrate a high degree of integrity

Job Duties:

     Provide homework and academic support for program participants

     Facilitate and plan academic skill-building activities based on students' skill level and state educational standards

     Give and clearly explain instructions for the assignments given

     Write lesson plans, use learning targets and instructional strategies

     Create, plan, and facilitate engaging enrichment and physical activities for students

     Support students in developing the skills they need to be successful in school and life

     Promote a safe and positive classroom environment

     Actively supervise and ensure student safety at all times

     Model positive and proactive attitudes, behaviors, and language 

     Communicate regularly with the coordinator to ensure consistency

     Ensure that all school space and equipment is left clean and orderly

     Maintain appropriate, professional and kid-friendly speech, behavior and attire all times

     Maintain accurate attendance records and reporting procedures

     Meet deadlines with consistency

     Attend and participate in all staff meetings and trainings

Essential Functions:

     Ability to lift and carry 25 pounds

     Ability to travel to required meetings and must have a clean driving record and insurance if using personal vehicle

     Ability to work with Excel/Microsoft Office and Web based programs

     Ability to perform basic administrative tasks and keep detailed records 

     Ability to be punctual and reliable

     Ability to commit to a full Academic Year  

Personal Qualities:

     A commitment to and strong belief in BACR’s Mission, Organizational Values and Best Practices

     An ability to maintain goals and priorities when dealing with varying challenges

     Able to be flexible in working with people and groups of differing viewpoints

     A strong dedication to youth development

     A sense of creativity and enthusiasm

Applicants must meet the above requirements to be considered for any After School Program BACR position. If selected to be interviewed, you must bring the following items to your interview:

     Proof of TB test Clearance

     Proof of an Associate Degree or higher, or 48 or more college units, or pass the Instructional Aide exam

     A completed BACR Application Form


Bay Area Community Resources (BACR) promotes the healthy development of individuals, families and communities through direct services, volunteerism and partnerships in the San Francisco Bay Area.

BACR is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity. Visit our website at

How to Apply: Please send an email with your resume in .pdf or .doc