Job Title: Academic Coach, JCYC San Francisco College Access Center
Position: Casual, 5-10hrs/week
Location: Washington High School
Salary: $15.00 per hour
Tentative Start Date: ASAP
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The JCYC San Francisco College Access Center (SFCAC) Program identifies, selects and assists low-income school youth, ages 11 and older who have the potential to be the first generation in their family to attend college. SFCAC is a college access program of JCYC. JCYC’s mission is to cultivate and enrich the lives of children and youth from diverse, multicultural communities throughout San Francisco and beyond. For more information about SFCAC and JCYC visit www.jcyccollegeaccess.org or www.jcyc.org.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES SFCAC is searching for after school high school Academic Coaches to provide academic tutoring. SFCAC Academic Coaches must meet the following requirements: · Available to work 3-4 days a week, Monday through Thursday, 3:00pm – 5:30pm or 3:30pm – 6:00pm throughout the academic year, attend trainings and monthly meetings; · Be highly motivated to work with low income youth and help prepare students for academic success, paving the way to be the first in their family to attend college; · Effectively exercise behavior management skills; · Assist students with daily homework assignments, working in a room with 20-40 students · Demonstrate compassion, patience, reliability, professionalism and teamwork skills.
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: · Experience working with youth including paid and volunteer positions · High school diploma or equivalent · Students working toward an AA/BS/BA in related area will be strongly considered and are strongly encouraged to apply · Experience working with multi-cultural youth is preferred · Bi/multilingual students (preferably in Spanish or Cantonese), people of color, individuals with backgrounds similar to target population (low-income and first in their families to attend college) are preferred.
Applicants MUST submit ALL of the following: 1) Cover Letter and 2) Resume. Contact E-mail: email@example.com Attn: Academic Coach Position Please no phone calls.
Japanese Community Youth Council ( JCYC) actively seek to hire and promote individuals, recruit volunteers and provide services to individuals without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religious creed, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, or presence of non-job related conditions or disabilities. All employees of the JCYC participate in a criminal background investigation. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
JCYC’s mission is to cultivate and enrich the lives of children and youth from diverse, multi-cultural communities throughout San Francisco and beyond. Through a continuum of services, JCYC programs can support children and youth from the time they start pre-school until they are ready to move onto college. In addition to providing direct services, JCYC has also organized and continues to lead some of the largest and most successful youth collaborations in San Francisco.