Job Description

MOST (Maximizing Out of School Time) Aftercare and Summer Camp Programs provide a safe, positive environment that enhances academic achievement, supports social and physical development, and strengthens youth relationships with adults and peers. Activities include homework support, reading enrichment, and activities with focuses in science, art, physical education, social skills enhancement, computer access, enrichment, community service, and field trips on non-school days.

This position is responsible for providing individual and small group computer programming classes for aftercare and summer camp students using Scratch. The Computer Instructor prepares and implements lesson plans for teaching Scratch to elementary school students, and provide program support as needed. Part-time schedule is 16 hours a week, Monday-Thursday, 2pm-6pm. This is a year-round position, including summer time.


Skills / Requirements

  • Must have a minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be available to work during the school year and summer camp: Monday-Thursday, 2pm-6pm (does not work during mini-camps and school holidays.)
  • Must be familiar with computer programming and MIT’s Scratch coding program.
  • Experience teaching aftercare or summer camp students ages 8-12 preferred.

Classification: Non-Exempt     Salary: $ 15/hour

Important Notes

It is the policy of Kids In Distress to provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all employees and to applicants for employment in accordance with laws, statutes and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Kids In Distress is a Drug Free Workplace and requires drug testing.