Metrosquash Evanston: Academic Assistant

DEPARTMENT: Metrosquash Evanston

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Available Winter 2020

  • Retain and inspire a cohort of 40 6th and 7th grade students with demonstrated need
  • Plan, support, and implement after-school academic programming, incl. leading small-group and 1:1 tutoring sessions
  • Represent MetroSquash in building and strengthening Evanston partnerships
  • Support a structured, disciplined and inspiring staff, student, and volunteer culture
  • Implement measurement systems aligned with current MetroSquash outcomes to assess and demonstrate program effectiveness

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be an NU undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2019-20 academic year.

Preferred qualities:

Excellent interpersonal, multicultural, and communications skills; impeccable attention to detail and work ethic; and self-motivation. Valid driver's license and ability to drive a van is a plus but not mandatory.

Preferred qualifications:

Experience working with youth and their families from underserved and underrepresented communities; Microsoft Office and Google Suite proficiency.

PAY RATE: $12.00/hr

CONTACT NAME: Claudia Larrea

CONTACT PHONE NUMBER: 305-484-7338

CONTACT EMAIL: claudia@metrosquash.org