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YELLS programs depend on a staff committed to empowering youth. When new employees join the YELLS staff, they enjoy fun, fulfilling jobs and join an exciting, invigorating community. Working at YELLS means making a difference in the lives of youth.

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Employment Opportunities

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Scholar Success Specialist – YELLS Afterschool Program & 21st CCLC

The role of the Scholar Success Specialist is to ensure all YELLS youth receive the support and instruction needed to excel academically.  The Scholar Success Specialist oversees all academic team members and volunteers to lead high-quality educational programming that complements school-day learning.  Additionally, the Scholar Success Specialist will design and implement intervention strategies, monitor student progress and academic data, and provide supplemental reading instruction to accelerate literacy development through targeted individual and group tutoring.

Hours: 25 hours/week (3:00 – 7:00 pm Monday through Friday, plus 5 hours in schools); Summer times vary (adjusted earlier)

Compensation Range: $25-30/hour based on qualifications and certification (annual amount up to $33,825)

Reading Instructor – YELLS Afterschool Program & 21st Century Community Learning Center

The role of the Reading Instructor is to ensure all YELLS youth receive the support and instruction needed to excel academically and read above grade level.  The Reading Instructor designs and delivers literacy and language arts lessons that address areas of weakness and complement school-day learning.  Ultimately, the Reading Instructor will foster a love for reading within youth.

Hours: Part time: 3:00* – 6:30 pm Monday through Thursday during school year
*Arrival time may be flexible for current Marietta City Schools teachers

Compensation Range: $25-30/hour based on qualifications and certification

Program Coordinator – YELLS Community Action Cafe Teen Program & 21st CCLC

The YELLS Community Action Café Teen Program Coordinator is responsible for shaping the direction of the Community Action Café and developing resources and partnerships to support its goals.  S/he will create a framework that empowers teens to lead and serve as they develop their community hub and social enterprise. The Program Coordinator will design unique, purposeful, high-quality programs and supervise staff to lead a movement of community empowerment.

Hours: Full time: 10:15 am – 7:15 pm Monday through Friday, with some morning/evening/weekend obligations

Compensation Range: $43,000 – $49,000 based on qualifications

Language Arts Specialist – YELLS Community Action Cafe Teen Program & 21st Century Community Learning Center

Academic Specialists within the YELLS Community Action Café support approximately 30 YELLS teens from Marietta High School in achieving academic success.  The Language Arts Specialist will provide specialized and subject-specific academic support through individual and small-group tutoring sessions and homework help.  This team member will also lead academic lessons that apply English Language Arts skills to real-world applications within the students’ Community Action Café.

Hours: Part time: 13 hours/week (3:00 – 6:00 pm Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:00 – 6:30 Tuesdays and Thursdays during school year)
*Arrival time flexible for current Marietta City Schools teachers

Compensation Range: : $25-30/hour, based on qualifications

Leadership Instructor – YELLS Afterschool Program & 21st Century Community Learning Center

The role of the Leadership Instructor is to directly support the implementation of the YELLS Afterschool Program by assisting the Lead Teacher / Program Coordinator in coordinating and facilitating various activities that promote positive personal development, academic success, healthy and safe lifestyles, and community involvement for elementary school-aged youth.  The Leadership Instructor will specifically focus on planning and facilitating leadership workshops and character-building enrichment activities.

Hours:  Part-time, 20 hours each week 3:00 – 7:00 Monday through Friday during school year

Compensation Range: $12-15/hour, based on qualifications

Recreation Instructor – YELLS Afterschool Program

The role of the Recreation Instructor is to directly support the implementation of the YELLS Afterschool Program by assisting the Lead Teacher / Program Coordinator in coordinating and facilitating various activities that promote positive personal development, academic success, healthy and safe lifestyles, and community involvement for elementary school-aged youth.  The Recreation Instructor will specifically focus on planning and leading recreation, sports, and enrichment activities that keep youth active and healthy, while building character and teamwork.

Hours:  Part-time, 20 hours each week 3:00 – 7:00 Monday through Friday during school year

Compensation Range: $11-14/hour, based on qualifications

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