The Site Coordinator position is a great opportunity for anyone with experience in education, social work, or community development, looking to build their skill set. The Site Coordinator will serve as a liaison between Chicago HOPES for Kids and the shelter and is responsible for creating an environment where volunteers and students can connect and grow.
Site Coordinators commit to serving at a shelter in one of the following neighborhoods: Uptown, South Shore, Austin, Lakeview, Rogers Park, Englewood, Ashburn, and North Lawndale. Site Coordinators are also required to attend a two week training and bimonthly staff meetings at our West Loop office.
Site Coordinator Duties
∙ Coordinate after-school programming for K-5 students at one shelter site
∙ Manage and support volunteers
∙ Handle classroom management and disciplinary issues
∙ Maintain communication among shelter staff, Chicago HOPES for Kids, volunteers, and parents
∙ Distribute registration forms, surveys, assessments, and information, as directed by the Program Manager
∙ Record and report student and volunteer attendance and progress to the Program Manager on a weekly basis
∙ Assist in the maintenance of HOPES supplies
- Prior experience working with children a plus
- Must be able to pass a background check
Start date: January 13th, 2017
Application deadline: December 22nd, 2016
Education requirements: Some College
Employment type: Part time
Professional level: Entry level
Salary details: Stipend
Job function: Education
Please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.