Academic Enrichment Coach
Supervisor: Assistant Director of College and Academic Services
Overview: University Settlement is one of New York City's most dynamic social justice institutions, with an impressive legacy as the first settlement house in the nation. For 130 years, University Settlement has been an anchor in the low-income and immigrant communities where we work, offering pioneering programs in early childhood care and education, youth development, eviction prevention, literacy, theater and visual arts, senior services, and mental health. Each year, we engage over 40,000 New Yorkers through our network of 32 sites in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Our mission is to empower residents by building on their strengths through comprehensive, quality services that meet the current needs of the community; innovation that anticipates future needs; and advocacy to improve the community as a whole.
The Door is an unparalleled model for youth development, offering a comprehensive range of integrated services within a single site for nearly 11,000 New York City youth each year. Our mission is to empower young adults to reach their full potential by providing comprehensive youth development services in a diverse and caring environment. At The Door, youth can access health care and education, mental health counseling and crisis assistance, legal assistance, college preparation services, career development, housing supports, arts, sports and recreational activities, and nutritious meals – all for free and under one roof. By providing participants with our suite of integrated services, we seek to provide any motivated young person with the tools, resources, and opportunities needed to successfully transition to adulthood.
As part of the University Settlement Society Talent Search program at The Door, this person will provide services to in- and out-of-school youth from local high schools and the wider Door community. We are looking for a dynamic individual who has experience with direct classroom instruction and/or tutoring in high school math, group facilitation and curriculum design, and a commitment to positive youth development practices. Applicants should be independent, creative, energetic and flexible.
Hours: 35 hours per week. Schedule will vary somewhat according to program needs, but applicants must be available to work the following Tuesdays 11:00 am-7:00 pm, Wednesdays 12:00 pm-8:00 pm, Thursdays and Saturdays 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, Fridays 10 am- 6 pm
Salary: Low 40s, plus generous benefits package
Contact: Submit cover letter and resume to APPLY
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University Settlement is an equal opportunity employer.
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