Boys & Girls Club of Paterson & Passaic - Youth Program Assistant- (AMERICORPS) - Part Time
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AmeriCorps members assigned at Full Service Community School 4 will assist with the supervision and coordination of after-school and summer programs in order to provide academic support and enrichment opportunities for students in grades K-8. Under the supervision of the Full Service Community School's Site Coordinator, service responsibilities will include: providing academic support services, chaperoning field trips, coordinating service-learning activities, as well as after-school and summer activities.
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service, Training, Living Allowance, Childcare assistance if eligible, Health Coverage (if eligible).
SPCDC offers its members different benefits based on a member’s level of commitment.
* Full-Time Members commit to serve 1700 hours (approximately 35-40 hours per week).
* Part-Time Members commit to serve 900 hours (approximately 20-25 hours per week).
Position Type: (0) Full-Time, (4) Part-Time, (0) Minimum-Time
Volunteer Hours to Complete: 1700 FT / 900 PT / 300 MT
Bi-weekly Financial Stipend: $538.46 FT/ $285.00 PT / $612.50 MT
Total Stipend Amount for the Service Year: $14,000.00 FT/ $ 7,410.00 PT / $2,450.00 MT
Educational Award: $6,095.00 FT/ $3,047.00 PT / $1,289.95 MT
*Access to NJSCNCS Trainings, Professional Development Workshops, & Access to AmeriCorps Alumni Resources
*Participation in FREE End of the Year Trip to Washington D.CTerms : Permits attendance at school during off hours, Uniforms provided and required, Permits working at another job during off hours Service Areas : Children/Youth , Education Skills : Public Speaking, Youth Development, Leadership, Education, Writing/Editing, Counseling, Computers/Technology, General Skills, Team Work, Teaching/Tutoring, Conflict Resolution, Social Services, Fine Arts/Crafts Service Description: Paterson Public School #4 (Kindergarten - 8th Grade) is a Full Service Community School within the Paterson Public Schools' Full Service Community Schools Initiative. Full-Service Community Schools provide comprehensive academic, social, and health services for students, students’ family members, and community members that will result in improved educational outcomes for children. These services may include: high-quality early learning programs and service; remedial education, aligned with academic supports and other enrichment activities, providing students with a comprehensive academic program; family engagement, including parental involvement, parent leadership, family literacy, and parent education programs; mentoring and other youth development programs; community service and service learning opportunities; programs that provide assistance to students who have been chronically absent, truant, suspended, or expelled; job training and career counseling services; nutrition services and physical activities; primary health and dental care; activities that improve access to and use of social service programs and programs that promote family financial stability; mental health services; and adult education, including instruction of adults in English as a second language. St. Paul’s Community Development Corporation (SPCDC) supports the initiative by providing comprehensive, developmentally appropriate, extended day/year academic enrichment, mentoring and community service opportunities to over 1,300 students at Full Service Community School 4 (FSCS4). SPCDC also coordinates educational opportunities for school parents and makes other social services available inside the school building.
About St. Paul's Community Development Corporation
456 Van Houten Street, Paterson, NJ 07501, US
The mission of St. Paul's Community Development Corporation is to serve as an agent of hope, partnering with others to provide needs driven services that improve the quality of life and encourage greater self-sufficiency.
St. Paul's Community Development Corporation (SPCDC) is a secular, not-for-profit organization, guided by a diverse and voluntary board of directors that bridges racial, economic, geographic, and religious boundaries.
Our purpose is to alleviate the conditions of hunger, homelessness, unemployment, under-employment, poverty and illiteracy in the City of Paterson. We do this by providing emergency services to all in need and by designing long-term approaches to achieving social and economic improvement at the grassroots level.
52 Clinton StreetFull Service Community School 4Paterson, NJ 07522
- Child Development
- Literacy / Reading
- Basic Computer Skills
- Youth Services
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- AmeriCorps Application, 2 References, High School Diploma/ College Degree