Middle School Program Leader at Stars
712 E. Villa Pasadena, CA 91101

JOB DESCRIPTION

TITLE:                                    Stars MS Program Leader

OBJECTIVE:                         Implement the Afterschool Program for Grades 6th-8th

SCOPE:                                 This position interacts specifically with 6th-8th grade students and their families in the Afterschool Program at Stars.

CLASSIFICATION:              This position is classified as non-exempt

SALARY:                               $16.11 per hour

RELATIONSHIPS:               Reports to Program Manager
Collaborates with internal staff and community partners
Member of Stars staff

HOURS:                                23 hours per week
Must be available Monday – Thursday, 3pm-7pm
Occasional weekend events
Flexible administrative hours

QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate possesses:
a)    experience with mentoring
b)    experience with middle school students
c)    a commitment to Stars’ mission, vision, and values
d)    Spanish-speaking skills desired
e)    excellent interpersonal and communication skills
f)      a high level of integrity, self-motivation, and desire for excellence
g)    proficiency in Google products
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

With the guidance and mentorship of the Program Manager, the Program Leader assists in maintaining a culture in which students, families, and volunteers:

a)    thrive academically, emotionally, economically, and spiritually
b)    feel safe, cared for, supported, and appreciated
c)    have opportunities to build relationships, deepen faith, and learn from one another
d)    live life confidently in identity, purpose, and place in the world
e)    practice a lifestyle of generosity with time, talents, and resources
f)      analyze environment and face adversity with resilience
g)    understand the Afterschool program goals, expectations, and requirements
h)    feel equipped and prepared for their role at Stars
i)      engage in quality, enriching, age-appropriate activities and experiences
j)      establish SMART goals and healthy expectations

With the guidance and mentorship of the Program Manager, the Program Leader is responsible for implementing all activities of the Afterschool Program:

a)    maintain a safe, welcoming, clean, learning environment
b)    lead an efficient check-in/check-out process
c)    collect, record, and update data and contact information
d)    observe, monitor, and participate in all program components
e)    demonstrate consistent enforcement of behavior guidance system
f)      ensure age-appropriate supplies are ordered and available
g)    update student folders, attendance, and academic progress
h)    send weekly communication updates via email, text, phone, social media, etc.
i)      be familiar with best practices for pre-teen youth development
j)      be familiar with grade-specific performance indicators for grades 6th - 8th
k)    Help coordinate transportation to and from program when needed
l)      perform other related duties as necessary

III.   The Program Leader will collaborate with:

a)    Program Manager for planning, implementation strategies, and mentoring
b)    Afterschool program’s families for relationship building and partnership
c)    Stars’ staff, volunteers, ministry leaders, and community partners for support
d)    Pasadena Unified School District and Collaborate Pasadena for support
e)    Committee members and event organizers for support

Address

Stars
712 E. Villa
Pasadena, California 91101

Contact

Samuel Newby
816-830-7088
samn@gostars.org

Website

www.gostars.org

Location
712 E. Villa Pasadena, CA 91101
Job type
Part Time
Posted
Hours/week
23
Pay rate
$16.11/Hour
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Not Exempt
Skills
Communication
Encouragement
Interpersonal
Mentoring
Working with Children
Industries
Educational Services
Mission/Parachurch