Data Evaluation and Analysis
Product and Program Management
City Year New York is seeking an experienced educator to join the Impact team and provide vital training, coaching, and support to AmeriCorps Members serving as tutors and mentors in underserved public elementary and middle schools. The Instructional Coach spends their time on the ground, in schools observing AmeriCorps Members, providing real time coaching and collecting trends of best practices and potential gap areas to inform training and innovation. As part of the Service team, the Instructional Coach works with their peers to develop and deliver training content for AmeriCorps Members at the start of and throughout the year. This role is a great opportunity for educators with classroom experience looking to expand their reach by supporting teams of AmeriCorps Members that are changing the educational trajectory and the lives of hundreds of students.
Who You Are / About You
You are passionate about City Year’s mission and values.
You are an educator that is excited to use your knowledge and experience to support AmeriCorps Members and their work in schools.
You are a collaborator; you would rather work with others to solve complex problems than go at it alone.
You are a natural relationship builder; you feel equally comfortable communicating and connecting with a 10 year old in your classroom, the parent of a student, and a peer educator.
You thrive in a fast-paced, multitasking environment; if every day of work was exactly the same, you would be bored.
You are a clear and confident presenter; you feel comfortable designing and delivering trainings that are tailored to the audience's learning styles.
What You’ll Do Here
Develop and Deliver Training Content:
Facilitate trainings for AmeriCorps Members to prepare them for their roles as English Language Arts and math tutors, after school instructors, and attendance and social emotional coaches.
Create and adjust content for trainings based on observations of tutoring, learning styles of audience, and specific needs of schools
Observe and Coach AmeriCorps Members:
Work with peers to conduct co-observations of AmeriCorps Members during tutoring and after-school instruction
Provide feedback to individual AmeriCorps Members and teams to enhance quality of service and spread best practices.
Collaborate with peer managers to identify trends, review progress, and create plans for continued improvement based on observations.
Use Data To Improve Instruction and Service Model:
Create assessment reports based on qualitative and quantitative data to show progress towards goals, areas for improvement, and training needs.
Support AmeriCorps Members and peer managers in analyzing student and school level data and building plans to support students and instruction.
Utilize content matter or pedagogical expertise to support peer managers in meetings with teachers and school administration.
What You’ve Already Done
Completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Education or a related field.
Taught in an middle school for 2+ years.
Served as a grade team leader, instructional coach, or similar position of peer leadership or direct management for 1+ years.
Mastered an understanding of general curriculum and standards-based assessments.
Demonstrated success in differentiating instruction and improving student achievement.
Studied and/or implemented Common Core standards.
Perfected the art of using Microsoft Excel.
Bonus If You Have
Completed a Master’s Degree.
Served at City Year, Teach for America, or another AmeriCorps program.
Have experience or an interest in student learning and instruction in after-school programs.
Compensation and Benefits
Full time employees are entitled to compensation commensurate with experience. Benefits for full time employees include health insurance with Flexible Spending Account, paid vacation, holidays, parental leave, 401K, and more.
City Year is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workforce. Individuals from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply, including persons with disabilities and veterans.
City Year helps students and schools succeed. Fueled by national service, City Year partners with public schools in high-need communities toprepare students with the skills and mindsets they need to thrive in school and in life. Diverse teams of City Year AmeriCorps members serve full-time as tutors, mentors, and role models, providing research-based student, classroom, and whole school supports to help students stay in school and on track to graduate from high school, ready for college and career success. A 2015 study shows that schools that partnered with City Year were up to two to three times more likely to improve on mathematics and English language arts assessments.
With our partners, City Year is contributing to a bold vision of what public schools can and should be for all children: places of learning, exploration, growth and risk-taking.
City Year is among the nation’s fastest-growing nonprofit socialenterprises. Theorganization’s 900 staff and 3,000 AmeriCorps members work and serve in 29 communities across the country, including Boston–where City Year was founded in 1988 and is headquartered–and Baton Rouge, Buffalo, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbia, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Jacksonville, Kansas City, Little Rock, Los Angeles, Memphis, Miami, Milwaukee, New Hampshire, New Orleans, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Providence, Sacramento, San Antonio, San José/Silicon Valley, Seattle/King County, Tulsa, and Washington, D.C. City Year also has international affiliates in South Africa and the United Kingdom.
A proud member of the AmeriCorps national service network, City Year is supported by the Corporation for National and Community Service, local school districts and private philanthropy from corporations, foundations and individuals. City Year has earned Charity Navigator’s highest rating since 2003, certifying our commitment to accountability, transparency, and responsible fiscal management. Less than one percent of rated organizations have received this distinction for more than 15 consecutive years, placing City Year among the most trustworthy nonprofits in America. Learn more atwww.cityyear.org, City Year’sFacebook page, onTwitter, andLinkedIn.