JOB OPENING: Street Team Part Time After School Instructor

Job Description

After School Club Instructor Nebraskans for Civic Reform’ s “ Street Team”

Program Description:

The Nebraskans for Civic Reform after school program develops partnerships, programming, and logistics that provide opportunities and support services that lead to improved student learning and development, stronger families, and healthy neighborhoods. The NCR Street Team program allows students to expand their knowledge in selected areas through hands-on, enrichment opportunities in an afterschool environment.

Job Requirements:

Qualified instructors will have experience in education. The after school club will meet two or three days a week for 1.5 hours per day. In addition, 1.75 hours of planning time is allocated for each club day. Thus, a commitment of approximately 10 hours each week for an 8-week session is required. There are five 8week sessions per school year. Instructors will work effectively and safely with children and will pass a background check. Instructors need their own transportation.

Compensation:

Instructors will be paid $22.50 per hour.

Application Requirements and Deadline:

Resume and references must be sent to kent.day@nereform.org.

Experience:

Knowledge of youth development. Proven skills in building relationships with students and families; writing, interpreting and implementing lesson plans;  and data collection/reporting.

Receives Guidance From:

Site Director, Program Manager

Growth and Development:

Knowledge of physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development. Attend all required trainings.

Health, Safety, and Nutrition:

Supports, models, and promotes healthy eating, and utilizes safe and healthy practices in the after school

program environment. Follows all practices and procedures for safe and healthy classrooms as described in the handbook.

Relationships:

Builds respectful relationships with youth, families, staff, and partners.

Learning:

Creates a safe and enriching learning environment with an array of opportunities for learning. Ensures that the after school program aligns with learning that occurs during the school day (with guidance from NCR staff).

Professionalism:

Demonstrates professional and ethical conduct, manages multiple projects, and communicates effectively with youth, staff, community partners, and parents.

Administration:

Participates in the after school program by promoting and implementing the mission of the program; collaborates with the after school program administrative team on implementing program structure, policy, procedures, and day-to-day operations.

Functions:

• Ensure the completion of lesson plans.

• Participate in the creation of lesson plans.

• Collect and report data, as required by Community Based Organizations and after school program.

• Participate in the selected after school program/ events, as directed by Site Director.

• Serve as a contact for parents.

• Ensure that club content aligns with the school day.

• Help to plan and implement field trips that support the content of the club.

• Implements projects and lessons whenever necessary.

• Assist with snacks.

• Provide supervision for students transitioning within the program.

• Adheres to all procedures and practices described in the NCR Handbook.

Please send a cover letter and resume to Kent Day kent.day@nereform.org. Call at (402) 990 8489 for more information. Nebraskans for Civic Reform is an equal opportunity employer; people of color and individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Nebraskans for Civic Reform does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnic background, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or handicap.

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