East End House’s Middle School After School Program is nationally accredited, highly awarded, and seeks to be a leader in the field at all times. This 21st Century Community Learning Center includes homework help, sports, extracurricular activities, service learning, and concentrated project-based learning in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). It is run in partnership with Putnam Avenue Upper School (PAUS) teachers and staff. The school year program runs on site at PAUS from 3-6pm on school days, with classroom support starting at 1 or 2pm. The summer program and vacation weeks are full-time and include field trips and collaborations with other youth programs in Cambridge.
The Group Leader will support all functions of the Middle School Program with a willingness to be flexible and have a "do whatever it takes" attitude. In addition to the primary responsibilities of enrichment programming/curriculum development and implementation, the Group Leader will be work with Putnam Avenue Upper School teachers to provide targeted academic support to students in ELA, Math, and Science in both the school day and out-of-school settings. The Group Leader will also carry out administrative tasks necessary for the ongoing development of the program. Individuals with a strong academic/STEM background and significant experience with classroom management are encouraged to apply.
Part & Full Time Positions available
Part-Time: 27.5 hours per week during the school year (with occasional additional hours for special projects and/or professional development) and full time at 40 hours per week during school vacation weeks and summer.*
Full-Time: 35 hours per week during the school year (with occasional additional hours for special projects and/or professional development) and full time at 40 hours per week during school vacation weeks and summer.*
*At times when Middle School Program is not in operation (e.g. late August, September), staff will be given the opportunity to complete their hours by helping to staff other EEH programs and/or work on special projects
All Group Leaders report to the Middle School Program Director.
Send Cover Letter & Resume to:
Stephanie Gendron, East End House, 105 Spring Street, Cambridge, MA 02141. Electronic submissions may be made to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put "MSP Group Leader" in email subject line. In cover letter, please specify interest in part- or full-time role.
East End House provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, East End House complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.