Jackson SUN Extended Day Instructor

Impact NW | Portland, OR

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Posted Date 10/11/2021

PROGRAM OVERVIEW: SUN stands for Schools Uniting Neighborhoods. SUN Community Schools are school-based delivery sites for a comprehensive set of services including educational, enrichment, recreational, social and health services. It is a school serving as a support hub, with schools and communities working together to support the success of children and families and provide a comprehensive array of services. They serve as the vehicle to link community organizations such as libraries, parks, social services, and businesses with students and families.


JOB SUMMARY: The Extended Day Instructor will work with the SUN Site Supervisor and Extended Day Coordinator to provide enrichment and academic classes after school.


HOURS: This is a part time, 10 hours per week, positionWorking hours are Monday through Friday from 3:15-5:15 pm. Fall SUN classes begin on Monday, October 18th and run through December 16th. The SUN Extended Day Instructor will continue teaching classes through the school year on a quarterly schedule: Fall, Winter, Spring & Summer. There are breaks between terms when SUN is not in session.



  • Teach after-school activity classes to middle school students.

  • Supervise groups of 10-15 children, ages 11-14.

  • Act as a positive role-model for students.

  • Participate in and implement health and safety protocols.

  • Develop curriculum for activity classes.

  • *It is important to us that our staff LOVE the subjects they are teaching. We offer a variety of classes from each STEAM field (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math). We also provide active enrichment classes such as PE gym games, basketball skills, rock climbing and soccer. Please indicate your interests so we can plan our class schedule appropriately. 



Any combination of experience and training that would likely meet the following requirements

  • Experience providing academic and recreational activities to students after school.
  • Experience working with school-aged children from diverse cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.
  • Specific area of expertise that you are passionate about and eager to share with students, such as (but not limited to): art, kid's cooking, dance, creative writing, environmental science, foreign language, team sports, disc golf, etc.
  • Ability to provide children with an enriching, positive, and safe classroom setting.
  • Possess strong organizational and time-management skills.
  • Sensitivity and ability to relate to people from diverse lifestyles, socioeconomic levels, and cultures.
  • Must be able to complete and pass an Oregon Background check including fingerprinting prior to start date.



Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or willingness to get vaccinated



  • Moderate lifting.
  • Orally communicate with others.


Impact NW is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from diverse candidates and candidates who support diversity. We strongly encourage all qualified candidates to apply regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious affiliation, veteran status, disability or other status protected by applicable law

Listing Type
Position Type
Part Time
Experience Level
Entry Level
Employer Type
Direct Employer
$15.00 - $17.00
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