Sanctuary on 8th Street – Afterschool Enrichment Specialist, aka “Coach”

Posted Jul 22, 2022 Jacksonville, Florida


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Expires Aug 31, 2022


The Afterschool Enrichment Specialist, also known as a “coach”, is primarily responsible for supervising and mentoring elementary and middle school students in the Sanctuary on 8th Street’s afterschool program. An afterschool specialist must be a team-player who shows up on time, is energetic with children, and is willing to learn.

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Essential duties and responsibilities

Supervise and mentor students in elementary and middle school attending the after-school program. Ensure safety of students at all times. Assist students with homework. Design and lead age-specific enrichment and recreational activities. Attend staff meetings and trainings to ensure proper implementation of the curriculum activities. Give feedback to Executive Director on the success of activities to ensure highest quality programming. Reports to Executive Director. 12-18 hours per week during school year; hours TBD during 6-week summer camp (if interested) Other duties as assigned


CPR & First Aid training a plus (if not already completed, will need to be completed upon hire) Completion of Dept. of Children & Families child care personnel mandated training a plus (if not already completed, all employees must take 40 hours of online training) Level 2 background screening (Employer will cover the cost of fingerprinting) and subject to drug screening Valid Florida Driver License Reliable transportation to and from work Willingness & ability to drive a 15-passenger van for the afterschool program Must be able to work between the hours of 2:30 – 5:45 on weekdays (specific days TBD)

Education and Experience

High School Diploma required, some college preferred Experience working with children preferred

Salary/Salary Range

$14-16 hourly depending on experience


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