Part-Time After School School Instructor

Posted on: July 20, 2021

Great Lakes Academy Part-Time After School (“Anchor Program”) Instructor

Position Title: *After School (“Anchor Program”) Instructor
Location: 8401 S. Saginaw Chicago, IL – Great Lakes Academy Charter School
Duration: Part time, M-Th: 3:30 – 5:45 pm, F: 2:00 – 5:15
Pay rate: $15/hour for current high school students
$17/hour for candidates with a high school degree


To run an effective and productive before and/or after school program.

Ability to create and implement fun and engaging developmentally appropriate activities in the areas of common cores, character development, project based learning, STEM, fitness, and academics/enrichment, simultaneously
Ability to lead and supervise small and large groups by recognizing potential issues and applying established procedures
Ability to observe member behavior, assess its appropriateness and apply appropriate behavior management techniques, positive redirection, or appropriate corrective action to support students in making positive behavior choices
Responsible for all activity, room preparations and clean up from the program
Other duties as assigned by the Director of Enrichment
Serve & clean up a daily snack

Must pass a CPS criminal background check, fingerprinting prior to starting

At least six months experience working with youth in a classroom, after school, or in a recreational environment
Strong Math and English skills (K-12)
Ability to support K-8 Homework completion
Outstanding Communication Skills
Excellent Classroom Management skills
Must be exceptionally reliable & timely
Other Details:*

The Anchor program (3:30-5:45 pm- M-TH, (2:00-5:15 pm- F) will consist of one hour of tutoring/homework help/intervention and then followed by one hour of a planned enrichment activity.

Job Type: Part-time