Volunteer Programs

POSITION TITLE: Teacher's Assistant Date: Sept 2013 - May 2014
DIVISION: Mission and Catholic Identity
DEPARTMENT: Volunteer Programs
REPORTS TO: Tabitha Kayembe
POSITION DESCRIPTION:
This position is perfect for students pursuing a career in education, or anyone interested in community service and working with children.  Teacher's Assistants will work with children in grades K-8 within the Bridgeport School District.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE (but are not limited to):
  • Working one-on-one with a child who needs extra help
  • Assisting classroom teachers in lesson implementation
  • Accomplishing administrative duties as needed (photocopying, filing, etc.)
EXPECTED HOURS:
Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Must enjoy working with children and be willing to work in an urban setting
Consistency is required
TO APPLY:
Visit the Volunteer Programs Office to set up an appointment.

 

POSITION TITLE: Nonprofit Assistant Date: Sept 2013 - May 2014
DIVISION: Mission and Catholic Identity
DEPARTMENT: Volunteer Programs
REPORTS TO: Tabitha Kayembe
POSITION DESCRIPTION:
This position is perfect for any student with an interest in community service.  Nonprofit Assistants will work within a nonprofit organization within the greater Bridgeport community to fulfill the needs of the organization.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE (but are not limited to):
  • Perform administrative duties (newsletter publications, mailings, photocopying, filing)
  • Assisting customers and clients as needed
  • Locations can include Bridgeport schools, Habitat for Humanity, Lighthouse Programs, etc.
EXPECTED HOURS:
Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  (Some Saturdays may be available)
JOB REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must be willing to work in an urban setting
  • Candidates should be enthusiastic
  • Consistency is required
TO APPLY:
Visit the Volunteer Programs Office to set up an appointment.

 

POSITION TITLE: Afterschool Program Assistant Date: Sept 2013 - May 2014
DIVISION: Mission and Catholic Identity
DEPARTMENT: Volunteer Programs
REPORTS TO: Tabitha Kayembe
POSITION DESCRIPTION:
This position is perfect for students pursuing a career in education, or anyone interested in community service and working with children.  Afterschool Program Assistants will work with children in grades K-8 within the Bridgeport School District, as a part of the Lighthouse Afterschool Program.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE (but are not limited to):
  • Assist in the implementation of daily enrichment activities (i.e. dance, fitness, cooking, music, etc.)
  • Tutoring students in need of academic assistance during assigned homework time
  • Accomplishing administrative duties as needed (photocopying, filing, etc.)
EXPECTED HOURS:
Monday through Friday 2:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Must enjoy working with children and be willing to work in an urban setting
Consistency is required
TO APPLY:
Visit the Volunteer Programs Office to set up an appointment.