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Education Assistant

EDUCATION ASSISTANT

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Under the direction of the Education Coordinator, the education assistant is responsible for supporting the education programs. He/She will help facilitate member success and growth in academics by implementing BGCG programs, documenting member progress/activities/outcomes, assisting with specific educational needs of individual members. The education assistant will report directly to the Education Coordinator.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist Education Coordinator with daily after-school program implementation including set up, monitoring and follow up with members and parents.
  • Duties include but not limited to help with homework, reading, preparing files, contacting members and families, attending meetings, assist with volunteers and data collection.
  • Ensures a safe learning environment for members.
  • Ability to work well with all levels of internal management and staff, as well as outside clients and vendors.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with members and staff. Ability to handle multiple program objectives.
  • Education background and/or teaching experience preferred.  Ability to work with a diverse population of students.
  • Encourage family involvement in programs to ensure member success.
  • At all times demonstrates professional responsibility in enforcing BGCG policies and programs
  • Maintains confidentiality of information.
  • Undertake other duties from time to time as Education Coordinator requires including Collecting money; Copy typing and Inputting member data; Producing class lists; Record keeping, filing; Collating material; Stocktaking; Cataloguing, preparing, issuing, and maintaining equipment and materials and ordering supplies and equipment.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education background preferred and/or experience relevant to required duties. College students pursuing education degree encouraged to apply.

Must have a clean background and pass a background check.

Must have experience working with school age children.

Enough strength, agility, and mobility to perform essential functions of the position and to supervise program activities.

 • Ability to see and hear individuals in hallways, bathrooms, and classrooms.

• Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.

 • Ability to sit or stand for long periods.

• Ability to perform activities that require sustained concentration and attention.

 

Part-Time 20-25 hrs. per week

Education Assistant will work 5 days per week Monday through Friday in our after-school program (3:00pm – 7:30pm)
 

APPLICATIONS

Applicants should reply with a resume and cover letter that references their experience in relation to the core competencies of the job.

All resumes should be sent to Deelia Wadsworth, Education Coordinator dwadsworth@bgcg.org

BGCG By The Numbers

  • Members Served

    1,672

  • Volunteer Hours

    760

  • College Scholarships Given

    $177,000

  • Programs Offered

    51

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