Job Posting: Program Coordinator of the NIA Homework/Tutoring Program 2018-2019

Mandela Residents Cooperative Association, Inc.

1855 Washington Street, Suite 3

Boston, MA 02118



NIA Homework/Tutoring Program 2018-2019

Title: Program Coordinator

Job summary:

Seeking a skilled person who has passion in continuous improvement professionalism and promptness. Coordinator should provide children with a safe academically enriching environment. As well as being a close liaison between parents and management.


  • Collaborate with supervisor to hire tutors
  • Hold tutors accountable for professionalism, promptness, and job requirements
  • Serve as point of contact for tutors and lead tutors who need to report upcoming lateness or absence
  • Keep all data for the program including, but not limited to student attendance, tutor attendance, homework checklist, student information, etc.
  • Ensure the publishing of progress reports at least once a semester
  • Help manage student behavior during tutorial as needed
  • Keep parents updated with child’s progress with homework
  • Making sure that food menus are sent out to parents every Thursday
  • Needs to make sure tutors follow these three steps: Help with homework, Tutor if child is struggling, and create educational activities
  • Must understand that the child is to complete homework before they continue on with educational activities

Special requirements:

  • Passion for working with youth 7-13 years old
  • Passion for coaching/professional development of young educators
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Attention to detail across multiple tasks
  • Ability to problem solve in a fast-paced environment
  • Adherence to strict professional standards as regards to conduct, dress, timeliness, etc.
  • Good communication skills


  • 12-15 hours per week; usually Monday through Thursday
  • Hours may vary depending on holidays and weather

Full time/Seasonal: Seasonal (October-June)

Salary: $16-$17. Depending on experience