MAJOR RESPONSIBILITY: Provide three hours per day of positive instruction/mentoring for elementary school-aged children, including participating in the Kids Cafe dinner. Actively participate in a team comprised of teachers, volunteer mentors, and Kids Cafe Chef that implements best practices in providing year-round out-of-school-time programming Monday through Friday.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Send resume & cover letter to Mickie Key at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to 3381 Gorham Avenue, St Louis Park, MN 55426.
Perspectives is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
ABOUT PERSPECTIVES, INC: In keeping with the goals of supporting mothers and children, as well as all family members, Perspectives is a family-friendly workplace. We understand the everyday stresses our team of professionals faces as they work with a diverse and struggling population to create healthier lifestyles. Perspectives’ appreciation, support, and a liberal time-off policy create a workplace that few want to leave.
Our mission, Breaking Cycles, is accomplished through an award-winning, comprehensive model that includes: supportive housing, case management, mental and chemical health services, parent education, and children’s educational and nutritional enrichment programming. The results strengthen families, restore dignity, and create hope.
Besides competitive pay, 16 paid holidays, and health insurance, we are a fun, fast-paced agency that realizes it is important to both work and play hard. If you enjoy a team approach and a creative, energetic work culture, come join us!
ABOUT THE PROGRAM: Kids Connection is an afterschool and summer program for at-risk and homeless children living in Perspectives' supportive housing program and surrounding community. The year-round program focuses on developing academic, social, and culinary skills with a companion program called Kids Cafe. Licensed teachers, mentors, volunteers and other program staff create an engaging learning environment so as to facilitate academic and social-skill building activities on-site for fifty-plus children and youth. Transportation and a nutritional dinner and snacks are incorporated into the program.