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Bresee Foundation

Teen Tech Center Assistant

Employment type
Part Time
Posted
6 days ago
Location
Los Angeles
Description

Reports to:        High School Program Director

Location:        Central Los Angeles

FLSA Status:     Part Time: $13.25/hr

Deadline to Apply:     July 13, 2018

Expected Start:     August 1, 2018


 

SUMMARY: Reporting to the Director of High School Program, the Teen Tech Center Assistant provides assistance for youth enrolled in the Center using creative technologies with a vision to positively impact youth in our neighborhood through the development of skills, creativity, and the pursuit of educational and career achievement.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB ACTIVITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The essential job activities described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Supervise the Teen Tech Center, including coordination of daily activities, and provide high quality help to high school students working with creative technologies.

  • Support Teen Tech Center Coordinator in sustaining a culture of learning and maintaining an orderly environment for students to work on creative projects.

  • Develop relationships with young people who are enrolled at Bresee.

  • Must hold high expectations for the achievement of all students.

  • Maintain close and clear communication with supervisor and Family Advocates regarding students’ progress, needs or behavior issues, working as part of the team to identify students who are struggling and to raise student performance.

  • Meet with parents when necessary.

  • Maintain accurate records in Bresee client database and provide documentation and/or prepare program reports as required.

  • Be consistent with Bresee’s expectations, rules, and guidelines.

  • Participate in team meetings and events, staff meetings, and other Bresee, collaborative partner or community meetings as requested.

 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS: The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required:

  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university working towards a Bachelor's degree or trade school working towards a certification.

  • Must demonstrate computer expertise with graphic and web design software, computer programming, industry-standard filmmaking and photography programs, OR music creation software programs.

  • Demonstrate computer competency with Microsoft Office tools including Word, Excel, PowerPoint; Google applications and email applications; and database systems.

  • Must have excellent English verbal and written communication skills.

  • Demonstrate sensitivity to multicultural issues and be comfortable working in multi-cultural, urban environment.

  • Must be comfortable working with high school students.

  • Bilingual in Spanish preferred, proficiency in speaking, writing, and reading.

  • Demonstrate computer competency with Microsoft Office tools including Word, Excel, PowerPoint; Google applications and email applications; and database systems.

  • Must have outstanding teamwork, interpersonal relationship, and active listening skills.

  • Must have good organizational and time management skills.

  • Able to set priorities and organize daily workload to meet deadlines, program goals, and requirements.

  • Be highly organized, with attention to detail and accuracy.

  • Able to efficiently process multiple projects at a time without sacrificing the quality of work.

  • Demonstrate flexibility when new assignments or changes are introduced.

  • Able to work independently but also function effectively as part of a team.

  • Able to follow directions and work well with others.

  • Be self-motivated, reliable, and function as an active team player.

  • Able to take initiative with minimal supervision.

  • Able to exercise good judgment, discretion, and confidentiality when interacting with clients.

  • Able to clearly articulate Bresee’s message and program-specific information.

  • Must support Bresee’s procedures and policies.

  • Must follow program-specific requirements and policies.

  • Must submit to and successfully pass a criminal history background check.

  • Must understand and support Foundation’s Vision, Mission, and Values Statement.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, stand, walk, bend, lift and carry objects. Job requires frequent verbal and written communication. Computer, telephone, copier, and fax use are required.

 

WORKING LOCATION: Location is based on a percentage of where work time is spent. In office 95%, out of office 5%. Indoors 95%, outdoors 5%.

 

HOURS AND BENEFITS: Part time, seasonal position: August 2018 through mid-June 2019, 20 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 2pm-6pm, excluding school holidays and vacation periods. Position has no benefits except those required by law.

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