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“The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual.”
-Vince Lombardi

School on Wheels is a fun, friendly and impact-driven work environment.

Program Coordinator, School on Wheels, Part-Time (2 open positions)

The position will be up to 9 hours per week and pays $15/hour throughout the school year. 

Introduction:  School on Wheels is seeking to fill two positions as Program Coordinator to manage the tutoring hour at a shelter site and a school site.  The positions require working with K-12 youth and their families, adult volunteer tutors, and school systems to provide educational support to our students. 

Overview: School on Wheels provides tutoring to youth experiencing homelessness at Indianapolis-area homeless shelters and schools.  We are currently seeking a part-time Program Coordinator for two of our partner program sites.

Duties:  The Program Coordinator oversees the after-school tutoring hour, takes attendance, logs attendance in an online database, helps tutors with provided educational materials and activities whenever necessary, and communicates between the staff at each site, the volunteer tutors, and School on Wheels staff to make sure the students’ needs are being met.  The Program Coordinator will also connect with teachers and parents to ensure all students are receiving an optimal educational experience during our tutoring time. 

Qualifications:

Bachelors’ degree, preferably in education, social work, counseling, or sociology or relevant major.  The ideal candidate will have a background working with underserved youth, social work, and/or education/classroom teaching. 

The candidate must be available to oversee tutoring during one of the following time slots:  Tuesday and Thursday from 3:45-4:45pm or Tuesday through Thursday from 4-5pm.  Additionally, the Program Coordinator will attend a bi-weekly meeting at the School on Wheels main office at a set meeting time.

Resumes and cover letters should be emailed to Erin Brown, Program Manager, at erin@indysow.org.  Please submit applications by February 11, 2016.