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Program Director – Youth Programs

Directs the Lafayette Urban Ministry After School Program and 5th Quarter Summer Learning Program.  

Type: Half-time, paid, year-round responsibilities
Hours: Monday-Friday, afternoons.  18.75 hours per week
Pay: $16,814 starting salary; $5,044 starting cash benefit; four weeks of vacation per year

Duties: Daily activities include the following:

  • program administration,
  • recruitment of children,
  • supervision of a small teaching staff,
  • volunteer recruitment,
  • financial record keeping, transportation coordination,
  • grant writing,
  • marketing and
  • oversight of facility.

Qualifications

  • One year of classroom teaching experience,
  • One year of administrative experience in a school or agency setting and
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, human services, early childhood education, elementary education, or similar, from an accredited college or university. 

How to Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume by noon on Wednesday, July 5, 2017  to Executive Director, jmicon@lumserve.org


Director of Elementary Education

Promotes and supervises the academic progress and achievement of children enrolled in Lafayette Urban Ministry After School Program and 5th Quarter Summer Learning Program.

Type: Half-time, paid, year-round responsibilities
Hours: Monday – Friday, afternoons. 18.75 hours/week
Pay: $16,814 starting salary; $5,044 starting cash benefit; four weeks of vacation per year

Duties: Daily activities include the following:

  • reading promotion,
  • homework help,
  • communication with teachers and parents,
  • use of online communication and learning platforms,
  • planning of educational enrichment activities and recreational activities and
  • transportation of children from schools on activity bus.

Qualifications:

  • One year of classroom teaching experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in elementary education from an accredited college or university
  • Must work well with volunteers

How to Apply:

Email a cover letter, resume and teaching philosophy by noon on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 to LUM Executive Director at jmicon@lumserve.org.


Security Staff Position – Emergency Shelter

Type: Part-time, paid
Hours: Daily – 8 p.m. to midnight or midnight to 7 a.m.
Pay: $13.00 per hour
Duties:

  • Maintains safety of guests, volunteers and premises, a team environment modeling mutual respect, and a professional and safe environment
  • Ensures compliance with Shelter Rules
  • Monitors arrival, departure, activity within shelter, activity outside within three blocks of the building
  • Disciplines guests who are noncompliant; refers guests to police when necessary
  • Submits written reports of daily activities and incidents

If interested—please Email, Mail or Drop-off a resume with cover letter to Todd Wesbrook, LUM Emergency Shelter Director (twesbrook@lumserve.org | 420 N 4th Street, Lafayette, IN 47901).