After School Program Assistant

The Quest Forward Academy Junior Swarm After School Program is a skills-forward program, which seeks individuals who are excited and passionate about building the skills necessary for students. We do this by teaching the students to take responsibility for their education, practice the mindset, habits, and skills necessary to be successful in college, trade, career, and life.

GENERAL FUNCTIONS:
The Program Instructor is responsible for teaching a variety of 1.5 hour long after school clubs. Clubs provide students the opportunity to make new friends, build self-confidence, develop strong social skills, improve self-esteem, and have fun. We need instructors for a variety of clubs such as Arts & Crafts, Sports, Fitness, S.T.E.M. activities, music, Drama, homework help and etc

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:
Some experience working with students and parents. Must have reliable transportation.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • ●  Create and implement lesson plans appropriate for the club.
  • ●  Connect with and enjoy working with 7th and 8th grade students.
  • ●  Incorporate and model our Junior Swarm principles in your work
  • ●  Visual and Auditory ability to respond to critical incidents and physical ability to act

    swiftly in an emergency situation.

  • ●  Ability to observe participant activities, enforce safety regulations, and apply

    appropriate classroom and behavior management techniques.

JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • ●  Lead students in activities.
  • ●  Create and implement lesson plans for the clubs.
  • ●  Establish good rapport with the students and parents.
  • ●  Effectively communicate with the Program Coordinator.
  • ●  Provide a safe and welcoming environment for all students.
  • ●  Be reliable and attend work hours assigned.
Zone 6

Grades

7, 8

Additional Information

This position has a starting salary of $16.00/hour, with 8-10 hours/week.  Begin date will be October 3, 2022.  Position is open until filled.

Contact Information

Quest Forward Academy Omaha
2810 N. 118th Street
Omaha, NE 68164
https://omaha.questforward.academy/

Michael Brown
(p) (402) 403-1267

How to Apply

Please send resume and credentials to Angela Reed, Program Coordinator at areed@questforward.academy.  For more information please call (402) 403-1267.