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After-School Literacy Program Coach (Estrella Mountain Elementary)

Company: Read Better Be Better
Location: Buckeye
Posted on: March 10, 2023

Job Description:


MISSION: Read Better Be Better's mission is to connect young readers and youth leaders to inspire a love of literacy and learning.

V ISION: A Society in whichallchildren master the foundational skills necessary to become independent learners.

Be Excellent Be Kind

Job Title: Program Coach

Reports To: Program Coordinator

Work Hours: 5-10hours per weekfor the school year

Pay: $17/hour

Benefits: semesterly merit-based raises (a possible $0.50 increase each continued semester capping at $19/hour); professional development and mentorship opportunities; dental and vision plans; See the RBBB Part-Time Employee Benefits One-Page Summary for more.

Location : Estrella Mountain Elementary (Liberty Elementary School District)


The Program Coach is responsible for delivering the Read Better Be Better after school literacy program to 3rd-grade Readers and their middle school Reading Leaders. The Program Coach will usually be the only certified RBBB employee on site.

Attend RBBB Orientation and Program Coach Training(s) prior to being placed at a program site.

Ensure RBBB program materials are complete and in good repair.

Ensure RBBB program materials are prepared and ready for student arrival time.

Take class attendance.

Facilitate Read Better Be Better activities included in the curriculum for the duration of each program session.

Encourage student participation to enhance student experience.

Ensure that all RBBB procedures and program structure are being followed.

Wrap up each program session and dismiss students following school procedures.

Return the site to order and carefully store all program materials for the next use.

Train & monitor Reading Leaders as necessary.

Maintain general communication with school certified staff to optimize student experience and performance.

Effectively communicate program successes and challenges to Program Coordinator.

Attend weekly offsite district team meetings.

Attendall-teammandatorymeetings at RBBB headquarters each semester.

Rebuild program materials at the end of the semester to prepare for the next cohort of students.

Perform all other duties as assigned that are required of the employee in this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Ability to conduct yourself in accordance with the Read Better Be Better organization, vision, mission and values

Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with students, school staff, and RBBB team members

Ability to motivate and direct groups of up to 32 students

Ability to work independently without any direct supervision

Demonstrate a professional demeanor

Seek opportunities to develop and grow the Read Better Be Better vision and mission within the community when possible

Maintain a good attendance record

It is essential that Program Coaches are punctual for all classes.


Must have High School Diploma, GED or equivalent.

Basic computer/technology skills including email and applications used for communication, program attendance and payroll.

IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card (RBBB offers reimbursements for application & renewal fees)


Enrollment in relevant degree program preferred (i.e. teaching, educational studies,youth &early childhood development,social justice,etc.)

Experience working with children in a classroom setting preferred


This position operates in an elementary school library or classroom setting.


You will work a minimum of 5 hours per week for this part-time reading tutoring program management position:

Start Date: asap

Schedule: Program is held 2 days/week at a designated site (Monday/Thursday afternoons, a time range between 2:00pm-5:00pm) plus 1 hour for a centrally-located or virtual weekly district team meeting.

Opportunities for more hours are possible if availability allows for you to be placed at 2 or more program locations, each requiring 3-4 hours a week. Additionally, as needed, additional (optional) opportunities for more hours may be made available (e.g. extra professional development, supplemental work in the main office, substituting site coverage, etc.).


Travel to assigned school sites

Travel to RBBB main office for meetings as necessary

Travel to other designated sites for RBBB meetings and professional development

Read Better Be Better is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. See the RBBB Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Statement on the website.
If you need assistance with this application, please contact us at hr@readbetterbebetter.org.

Keywords: Read Better Be Better, Buckeye , After-School Literacy Program Coach (Estrella Mountain Elementary), Education / Teaching , Buckeye, Arizona

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