SUN Extended Day Instructor

Deadline June 30, 2021

REPORTS TO: SUN Community School Site Manager

SUMMER TERM: Between late June to early August depending on the school

COMPENSATION: $16.50/hr; 15-20hrs/week these are temporary employee positions

CLOSING DATE: Open until filled

SCHOOLS SITES: multiple positions at each site

North: Chavez K-8 Northeast: Scott and Rigler K-5 Southeast: Bridger K-5, Kelly K-5

East County: SUN Community School Site ManagerWoodland K-5.

MUST PASS BACKGROUND CHECK AND ATTEND SCHOOL SITE ORIENTATION

ORGANIZATIONAL BACKGROUND: Latino Network’s mission is to provide transformative opportunities, services and advocacy for the education, leadership and civic engagement of our youth, families, and communities. Our work springs from the core belief in Latino community self-determination—that is, the ability of community members to participate meaningfully in the decisions that affect their lives and the lives of their families. We build and manage collaborative and energetic teams to implement high quality, culturally inclusive programs. We actively partner across a variety of city, county, state and community organizations to deliver training and support, a wide range of services, as well as influence policy.

CANDIDATE PROFILE:

Latino Network seeks a bilingual mission-driven professional with bi-cultural familiarity with proven nonprofit and community experience to lead a full range of activities for a growing organization. As part of a dedicated team working toward a shared vision, the SUN Extended Day Instructor is charged with supporting the SUN Community School Site Manager. This is a roll-up-your-sleeves position with the capacity to impact the education and wellbeing of hundreds of young Latino children and their families each year. If you are resourceful, able to build strong relationships, and passionate about working for educational equity, then the Latino Network is the place for you.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:The Extended Day Instructor will work with the SUN Site Manager and Extended Day Coordinator to provide opportunities for academic and enrichment after-school classes.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: Latino Network is a fast-paced, highly engaged work environment with satellite operations within Multnomah County. We strive to communicate effectively and respectfully within the context of varying beliefs, behaviors, orientations, identities and cultural backgrounds. We actively seek opportunities for professional development for our staff and promote a willingness to change for continual improvement.

Requirements

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Engage and supervise students in enrichment classes, recess, and lunch for student groups of 10-15 children; ages 6-14
Supervise students in COVID Safety protocols to ensure all are being safe even in areas such as: buses, hallways, classrooms, outdoor spaces, doorways as they enter and exit the building
Act as a positive role-model for students
Follow all guidelines and protocols as directed by SUN Manager
Complete other activities as assigned by SUN Manager

Requirements
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, EDUCATION, AND EXPERIENCE

Desire and ability to work with children ages 6-14 from diverse backgrounds to ensure an enriching, positive, and safe classroom setting
Experience planning and providing academic and recreational activities to students in after-school environments
Demonstrate comfort in following various curricula to engage students in a myriad of ways
Experience developing and effectively executing academic and recreational lesson plans to a diverse student population
Ability to document work continually and communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
Possess strong organizational and time-management skills and ability to prioritize and complete multiple and varied tasks
Sensitivity and ability to relate to people from diverse lifestyles, socioeconomic levels, and cultures
Willingness to work as a team member and support the mission and goals of Latino Network

ADDITIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Regularly work in the school, and in the community as needed, including client homes, schools, churches, parks, community centers, etc
Evening and weekend availability may be required, and work hours are flexible to accommodate program implementation; long hours during peak periods
Reliable transportation to the school site and for tasks needed for its programs
May require heavy lifting and walking during events and outreach activities
Undergoing criminal and passing background check including fingerprinting is required

TO APPLY:

Submit your application, resume and cover letter at: https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Details/61108/Latino-Network/SUN-Extended-Day-Instructor-Various-SUN-Schools

Latino Network is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Location
Portland Or.

Contact Email
monroym@latnet.org