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Group Leader

Location: New York, NY, United States
Job Type: part-time
Date Posted:
Salary Range: 17 - 17 USD Hourly

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Summary: The Group Leader is responsible for helping participants complete homework and provide academic support and guidance. 




  • Arrive on time, ready to work, and report to the Program Director or Program Supervisor.
  • Track daily attendance and call participants’ guardian when absent.
  • Collect report cards and track participants’ academic progress.
  • Complete monthly progress forms and submit in a timely manner.
  • Notify Program Director of changes in participants’ behavior.
  • Provide academic support and guidance, including homework help.
  • Provide supplementary assignments and activities to participants.
  • Attend weekly meetings with the Program Director or Program Supervisor.
  • Attend monthly parent meetings and Agency/Program special events.
  • Participate in program recruitment efforts.
  • Ensure the cleanliness and presentation of all program spaces.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Salary: $17 - $17.86 per hour


  • HS Diploma or Equivalency; working towards or possessing AA or BA degree a plus.
  • At least one (1) year experience working in childcare program.
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Submit to background checks in compliance with DOE, DYCD, DOH and SACC regulations.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.  

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work: 

This is a part-time position. Work hours are generally 4 hours per day, 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM or 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Monday-Friday. In person position unless city mandate for virtual work.


Working conditions and physical demands required:

The demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.


  • Ability and patience to work with children and young people, particularly in group settings.
  • Remain in a stationary position either working at a computer or monitoring activities.
  • Move for long periods, providing instruction and guidance.
  • Travel when taking field trips/escorting youth, using public transportation, traverse city streets, ascend/descend stairs, and be exposed to outside weather conditions.