Employment at GCYC
Manager of College Preparation
Position Summary: The Male Mentoring Coordinator is responsible for supporting and furthering the social, emotional, and academic growth of male youth through the Gary Comer Youth Center (GCYC). Initially, these goals will be accomplished by designing and implementing a male mentoring program for 7th – 10th grade youth as part of the Mayor’s Mentoring Initiative. This initial program will grow to serve more youth across the Comer Education Campus.
Comer Education Campus: With a comprehensive approach surrounded by inspiring state-of-the-art facilities, the Comer Education Campus is devoted to guiding young people to and through college and into adult life. Our campus constitutes a unique partnership between Gary Comer Youth Center, Gary Comer College Prep, Gary Comer Middle School, and the college success initiative UtmostU. The campus serves over 1700 youth from across Chicago’s South Side, offering out-of-school time enrichment, academic enhancement, and college success programs. Working with best-in-class partner organizations, we empower young people with tools they need to earn a college degree and reach their full potential in life. For more information, please visit: http://comereducationcampus.org/ and http://garycomeryouthcenter.org/