North10 Philadelphia

Assistant Program Manager, North10

Posted on September 24, 2018

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: The Lenfest Center is a community center serving the Hunting Park neighborhood. The Center offers a wide variety of programs for young people (whom we call ‘scholars’) in grades K through 12. The Lenfest Center has reimaged its role as an Out-of-School-Time provider. At the core of this work is a commitment to build a diverse cohort of programs that provide year-round, learning experiences which allow participants to build confidence through Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics (STEAM) enrichment programming, College or Career Readiness instruction, in additional to the already robust athletics offerings. We now offer a more diverse and comprehensive set of programs serving K through 12th graders, with specific partnerships with leadership, faculty, and students from the Mary McLeod Bethune School (K-8), Alexander K. McClure School (PreK-5) and Bayard Taylor (K-5). All of our programs are safe, structured, and fun. Mission: Through academic, athletic, and enrichment programming and community partnerships, the Lenfest Center will foster the educational, physical, and social-emotional health and growth of community members, school-aged scholars, and their families in Hunting Park, thereby supporting current and future generations to thrive and live happy, healthy lives. Vision: By 2028, the Lenfest Center will be a state-of-the-art urban community center that hosts and provides high-quality, trauma-informed, community-focused programming and resources for at least 25 percent of all school-aged scholars and their families in the surrounding community. Functioning as a vibrant hub that facilitates neighborhood engagement, advocacy, culturally relevant education, and improved community health outcomes the Lenfest Center will serve as a transformative model from which all can learn.

JOB TITLE: ASSISTANT PROGRAM MANAGER
REPORTS TO: OST PROGRAM MANAGER
EVALUATED BY: OST PROGRAM MANAGER AND OR DESIGNEE

POSITION OVERVIEW:
The Assistant Program Manager is responsible for supporting OST program management, processes, and operations onsite at the Lenfest Center. The primary focus of this position is to provide programmatic and administrative support to the OST Program Manager and Director of Programs. The Manager will coordinate the daily operations of the OST programs, including but not limited to engaging program partners, managing registration for each session, communicating with parents and families, and compiling reports on enrollment, attendance, and program participation.

Through a collaborative effort with the Program Department, program partners, local school leadership, Home-School Organizations, as well as parent/guardian and student input, the Assistant Manager will help support high quality OST programs. The OST Assistant Program Manager’s role is fundamental to enhancing the experience of all scholars during OST programing and serve as a model for scholars learning.

CORE VALUES:
Community Integrity Service Teamwork Innovation

CORE COMPETENCIES
• Child and community-centered
• Data Input
• Trauma-informed practices
• Self-motivated
• Verbal Communication

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
• Support OST Program Managers in program scheduling
• Keep updated scholar records
• Be a key contact for program partners and parents/ guardians
• Supervise scholar transitions, snack program, arrival and dismissal
• Supervise and track scholar arrival and dismissal
• Provide daily reports of attendance and incidents of OST programs and activities
• Support OST Program Manager in compliance with policies and procedures for program partners, community members, and scholars
• Participate in staff development opportunities for staff and volunteers
• Support a productive work environment
• Help build positive relations within the team and external parties
• Play a key role in the planning, organizing, and implementing community events

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
• Candidate must be at least 21 years of age
• Experience working directly with school-aged scholars
• Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work
• Bachelor’s Degree Preferably
• Fluent in Spanish Preferably
• Ability to work with diversity and multi-disciplinary teams
• Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
• Proven experience as a key staff member in student-based programming or service-provision or relevant position

SALARY AND EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION:
• Full time hourly position
• Competitive compensation commensurate with education and experience
• Generous benefits package including health and dental coverage, participation in a 401K with employer match, paid time off, life insurance

3890 North 10, Inc. (“Lenfest Center”) strongly believes in being an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a diverse organization which reflects the communities in which we work, live and partner. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sex or gender or condition, gender identity and/or expression (including a transgender identity), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law.


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