Program Leader

Title: Program Leader

Salary: $12-$16 per hour (depending on experience)

Reports to: Site Coordinator

Status: Part-time, Non- Exempt – SFUSD calendar year (2013-2014 school year)

CommunityYouthCenter (CYC) provides individual counseling, support groups, leadership development, crime and violence prevention, employment and career development, education, and delinquency prevention to high-risk and at risk youth and their families in San Francisco. Our mission is to work in partnership with youth in assisting them to develop into healthy, responsible members of the community. The Program Leader will support the After School Community Enrichment (ACE) Program at one of our elementary school after school sites. The ACE program focuses on supporting youth in their academic, social and emotional development. Under the supervision of the Site Coordinator the Program Leader will work as a team to build a positive and supportive environment for the kids.


  • Supervise and manage approximately 20 elementary school age children
  • Supervise daily homework assistance
  • Coordinate and develop daily activities for youth.
  • Develop and encourage consistent study habits/routines
  • Provide a relationship as a positive mentor/ role model to youth in conjunction with program/agency goals
  • On going communication with site staff and parents
  • Build positive relationships with both parents and youth
  • Support in creating a positive and safe environment for all youth
  • Provide supervision during indoor and outdoor activities/events
  • Assist in the supervision of volunteers and high school staff
  • Other duties as assigned by management


  • Passion to work with young people ages 5 and up from diverse backgrounds
  • Have a sense of humor, creativity and patience
  • Bilingual/Bicultural in Arabic, Chinese, Spanish or Vietnamese preferred
  • Prior experience working with school age students preferred
  • Must be a high school graduate
  • Must be able to work from Monday to Friday from 1:30-6:00 pm
  • Criminal Background and TB Clearance (completed upon hire)

Please submit cover letter and resume to CYC via:


fax (415) 775 – 1345

San Francisco, California
CommunityYouthCenter (CYC)
fax (415) 775 - 1345

1038 Post Street, San Francisco, CA, 94109, US