Employment at GCYC
High School Transition Coach
The Leaps and Bounds Instructor facilitates the social, emotional and academic growth of 9th graders at the Comer Education Campus. These goals will be accomplished by co-facilitating the high school transition focused Leaps and Bounds Program at Gary Comer Youth Center (GCYC) and by coaching youth who are struggling to meet academic targets in 9th grade. The Instructor will co-lead large group learning in addition to meeting with youth individually to maximize potential growth in the above stated areas.
Instructors will foster a positive, youth-centered learning environment, leading activities about executive -functioning, social emotional learning and academic mindset. Instructors will also model and maintain professional expectations for youth such as timeliness, strong communication skills and positive relationship-building.