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The Common Place (TCP) is an out-of-school time urban, faith based program for (K8) students in the Southwest Philadelphia community. The program provides expanded artbased learning opportunities for children in a safe supervised environment. We strive to give participants the necessary fundamental skills to be successful in elementary/middle school.

 

The Common Place Scholars (TCPS) is looking to hire passionate and experienced individuals for the TCPS after-school program to be held at the Common Place (5736 Chester Ave).

  1. All positions will begin in fall 2016 (1) Program Coordinator and Support Staff. All candidates should have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working with youth in an urban education setting.

 

Description of duties is as follows:

 

Assistant Group Supervisor: Work Monday through Friday, 2:00 to 6:00 pm, to provide daily instruction of up to 12 children requiring assistance in homework, reading, and math. Staff are also responsible for the coordination of paperwork, including:  pre­ and poststudent assessments, daily attendance, etc. Must be able to create and implement classroom instruction according to student’s level of ability. Staff must also be able to effectively deal with potentially challenging behaviors and utilize available supports including program director and coordinator to address issues that may arise that will prevent students from obtaining maximum benefit from the program. Staff must attend scheduled team meetings in order to discuss any issues, report on student progress, and focus on student retention rate. Support Staff must maintain a satisfactory level on quarterly performance evaluations. High school diploma or equivalent required.
If you are interested in any of the positions listed above, please submit a letter of interest and resume to Huan Baum, Program Director at tcpscholars@gmail.com.

 

All EMPLOYEES AND CONTRACTORS MUST BE ABLE TO OBTAIN A PA CHILD ABUSE CLEARANCE, PA CRIMINAL CLEARANCE, AND AN FBI FINGERPRINT CLEARANCE.

 

We are equal opportunity employers.

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