After School Program Coordinator

Atlanta, Georgia
Dec 17, 2018
Jan 16, 2019
Position Type
Full Time, Intern, Part Time
Degree Level
Some college
Experience Level

East Atlanta Kids Club seeks an energetic individual to help coordinate our after-school programs for youth ages 7 to 17. The After-School Program Coordinator will work with our Program Director, other staff and volunteers to lead our after-school program sessions, currently held on Mon., Tues., Wed. and Thurs. afternoons, and 1-2 Saturdays per month. This is a hands-on, direct service role that requires strong classroom management skills and a zest for teaching and mentoring.

Duties include:

  • Help students with homework, plan and lead academic enrichment activities
  • Plan and lead recreational and vocational education activities
  • Help coordinate academic tutors and program volunteers
  • Help coordinate the logistics of field trips and program activities, including transportation of youth
  • Work with program staff to create lesson and activity plans
  • Work with partnering organizations that support the programming goals of the organization
  • Help administer the application process for the children and their families
  • Work directly with parents to understand and fulfill the needs of the children and families participating in the organization
  • Work with other program staff to provide oversight and guidance to program volunteers and interns
  • Support program staff in volunteer recruitment, orientation and management. Administer background checks and conduct orientations for potential volunteers as needed.
  • Assure the program maintains appropriate supplies and materials for program activities
  • Coordinate and conduct surveys for parents, children and volunteers, and other outreach efforts
  • Help manage data collection activities that measure the performance and effectiveness of the program
  • Support grant reporting and compliance through data collection and organization
  • Update program-related materials as needed
  • Chaperone youth on bus as needed for field trips
  • Other duties as needed
  • 20-25 hours per week, with additional hours for field trips and special events.

In addition:

  • A genuine love of children and a personal commitment to making a difference in their lives;
  • Documented experience working with grade school children and the ability to plan and carry out age-appropriate activities;
  • Dependable and efficient with strong planning and organizational skills;
  • The ability to adapt to change, perform multiple tasks, and work independently; and
  • An outgoing and enthusiastic personality who enjoys working with others.

Job Types: Part-time, Internship

Similar jobs

Similar jobs