CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Project: VISION’s staff and volunteers are the core of the organization. Their hard work and dedication make it possible to serve our community. If you have an interest in a nonprofit career and working with youth, reach out to us! Project: VISION is an equal opportunity employer.

Project: VISION is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Youth Program Coordinator

We are looking for full-time Youth Program Coordinators to work with our grades 6-8 and grades 9-12 youth, under the guidance of the Program Manager / Executive Director. We are looking for individuals passionate about working with youth, helping them to become great students, citizens, and future members of the workforce.

Read more about Program Coordinator (Middle School and High School) responsibilities and qualifications.

How to apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to us via email at careers@projectVISIONchicago.org.

Youth Program Manager (High School)

Project: VISION is seeking a full-time Youth Program Manager to oversee our programs serving over 130 high school youth. Our ideal candidate is an individual who is energetic and passionate about education, and youth development, and able to help us scale our existing programs as well as create new programs that reach diverse groups of youth in our community.

Read More about the position’s responsibilities and qualifications.

How to apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to us via email at careers@projectVISIONchicago.org.

Middle School Summer Camp Counselor

We are seeking Summer Camp Counselors for our Summer Camp Program. The summer camp counselor will assist the Program Coordinator with the preparation and execution of daily Project: VISION summer camp programming.

The Summer Camp Counselor will assist the Program Coordinator with the preparation and execution of daily Project: VISION summer camp programming. The Project: VISION summer camp is a six-week-long camp that aims to engage students in fun and engaging activities centered around six different themes to maximize building peer-to-peer relationships. Students will learn social-emotional skills that they can take with them into the school year and beyond.

    Read More about the position’s responsibilities and qualifications.

    Compensation: Hourly rate is $17/hour (sign-on bonus eligible)

    How to apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to us via email at careers@projectVISIONchicago.org.

    After School Homework Tutor (Grades 6-8)

    We are seeking tutors for our After School Homework Tutoring Program. Tutors help middle school (grades 6-8) students build their knowledge, basic skills, and good study habits so that they can improve and succeed in their academics. We are seeking tutors with strong personal academic records and enthusiasm and passion for teaching!

    Responsibilities:

    • Provide students with homework help, check work, subject tutoring, and assist with test preparation
    • Provide enrichment activities that improve students’ knowledge and academic skills
    • Role model and provide mentoring to students
    • Help maintain student progress reports

    Qualifications:

    • Must have a strong academic record and be confident with a variety of subjects
    • Experience working with youth in the 11-14 age group preferred
    • Organized, reliable, punctual, self-motivated and team player
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Computer proficiency and reliable internet are requirements for tutors who will be tutoring online/virtually.

    Shifts are available Mondays-Fridays 3-7p and Saturdays 10a-1p in various formats including small group tutoring, one-on-one tutoring, and classroom settings. Shifts may take place in-person at the PV Center or onsite at local schools. A limited set of online shifts will also be available. Tutors must be able to commit to working at least two shifts (minimum 3 hours per shift) each week through the end of the academic school year (June 14, 2022).

    Compensation: Hourly rates start at $15/hour

    How to apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to us via email at careers@projectVISIONchicago.org.

    After School Homework Tutor (Grades 9-12)

    We are seeking tutors for our After School Homework Tutoring Program. Tutors help high school (grades 9-12) students build their knowledge, basic skills, and good study habits so that they can improve and succeed in their academics. We are seeking tutors with strong personal academic records and enthusiasm and passion for teaching!

    Responsibilities:

    • Provide students with homework help, check work, subject tutoring, and assist with test preparation
    • Provide enrichment activities that improve students’ knowledge and academic skills
    • Role model and provide mentoring to students
    • Help maintain student progress reports

    Qualifications:

    • Have at least college sophomore standing
    • Must have a strong academic record and be confident with a variety of subjects
    • Experience working with youth in the 14-18 age group preferred
    • Organized, reliable, punctual, self-motivated and team player
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Computer proficiency and reliable internet are requirements for tutors who will be tutoring online/virtually.

    Shifts are available Mondays-Fridays 3-7p and Saturdays 10a-1p. Most shifts will be in-person at the PV Center, and a limited set of online shifts will also be available. Tutors must be able to commit to working at least two shifts (minimum 3 hours per shift) each week through the end of the academic school year (June 14, 2022).

    Compensation: Hourly rates start at $15/hour

    How to apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to us via email at careers@projectVISIONchicago.org.