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Jumpstart For Young Children, Inc


Jumpstart’s Extended Day program is currently looking for new volunteers for the 2019-2020 school year! This program is a unique solution to the critical need for after-school child-care for working families. Our program provides essential programming through consistent, caring college student volunteers who engage the preschoolers in small group reading and learning extension activities to optimize the students’ vocabulary, comprehension and social-emotional development before entering kindergarten.

The time requirement for the position is Monday - Thursday from 2:30pm to 4:30pm. The position runs for the full 2019-2020 school year. Members receive a bi-weekly stipend, as well as monthly unlimited metro cards for travel. We require that you are able to work all four afternoons.

If you are interested in being a part of the program this year please apply here: , and select Extended Day NYC. Please do not forget to attach your resume.

The two site locations for this school year will be:

69 Saratoga Ave, Brooklyn NY , or

774 Saratoga Ave, Brooklyn NY .

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About Jumpstart For Young Children, Inc


505 8th Avenue, Suite 1100, New York, NY 10018, US

Mission Statement

Jumpstart works toward the day that every child in America enters school prepared to succeed.


Jumpstart is a national early education organization that provides language, literacy, and social-emotional programming for preschool children from under-resourced communities and promotes high-quality early learning for all children.


We'll work with your schedule.


68 Saratoga AveEast New York, NY 11233



  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Child Care
  • Child Development
  • Reading / Writing




  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • October 2019- June 2020 (Monday - Thursdays 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM)

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