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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Pillsbury House + Theatre3501 Chicago Avenue SouthMinneapolis, MN 55407

About

Pillsbury House + Theatre (PHT) is a center for creativity and community located in the Powderhorn neighborhood of Minneapolis. We offer afterschool programming that empowers and educates youth K-8 within an artistic environment. Students are broken up into three groups: Group A for grades K-2, Group B for grades 3-4, and Group C (CREW) for grades 5-8. All groups participate in art classes with resident Teaching Artists and CREW emphasizes service learning and philanthropy in the community.

The Youth Programs Assistant will be a vital part of a small team working to provide youth K-8 with quality afterschool programming.

Potential Job Duties

  1. Helping staff members facilitate literacy activities
  2. Supporting and motivating students K-8 as they work on homework
  3. Working with students on art projects
  4. Preparing and sharing snack
  5. Assisting with the day to day needs of the youth program as they come up

Qualifications

  • Passion for mentoring and building relationships with elementary and/or middle school-aged kids
  • Interest in the arts, literacy, and/or service learning
  • Ability and willingness to pass a background check
  • Knowledge of Spanish not required, but a big plus!

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Reading / Writing
  • Visual Arts
  • General Education
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • at least 2 hours each week
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