After School Academy (ASA) Program Instructor

Position: After School Academy (ASA) Program Instructor
Reports to: ASA Program Director
Salary: $14-$18 per hour depending on experience and qualifications
Work Schedule: Part-time seasonal (20-25 hr/wk) 2:00PM-6:00PM
Occasional nights and weekends may be required

Agency & Program Description:

Telegraph Hill Neighborhood Center (TEL HI) is a nonprofit organization which provides services and advocacy for residents of the greater San Francisco community. TEL HI provides opportunities for individuals and families to enrich their quality of life. Focusing on low- to moderate-income youth, families, and seniors, we create and strengthen community bonds, provide health and wellness programs, and broaden education and cultural experiences.

The goal of the After School Academy (ASA) Program is to foster the academic, physical and social-emotional well-being of elementary school youth (K-5). The program provides developmentally appropriate curriculum, which emphasizes academic success and enrichment through academic assistance, social development, recreation, art and a wide variety of educational enrichment activities.

1. Design, create and implement enrichment activities that will support social and academic progress. Enrichment activities include (but are not limited to) arts, science, theater, media, recreation, music, dance, gardening, community service and youth leadership.
2. Lead activities, learning games, and small group tutoring.
3. Ensure a safe and positive environment that allows for healthy development, growth and learning.
4. Foster and maintain appropriate relationships with children, their families, and staff.
5. Work to increase academic achievement through providing academic support, homework assistance, and individualized tutoring.
6. Observe and evaluate children’s needs and progress. Follow-up with appropriate action including discussions with staff and communication with parents.
7. Participate in individual supervision, staff meetings, and organization trainings.
8. Maintain the cleanliness and organization of space utilized by program.
9. Support fundraising efforts on an as-needed basis to strengthen and sustain TEL HI programming.
10. Additional responsibilities as assigned.

• Experience working with youth.
• Understanding of youth development philosophy and current best practices.
• Bilingual candidates in Cantonese/English or Spanish/English are strongly encouraged to apply.
Please send your Cover Letter and Resume to Melody Wong, Program Director, at

For questions regarding this position please call 415-421-6443, ext. 30

Upcoming Events

  1. Aug 24
    TEL HI Warriors Gym Grand Opening
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  2. Sep 9
    Free Kids (K-5th) Basketball Clinic Directed by Jennifer Azzi, WNBA Star & Olympic Gold Medalist
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News & Programs

  1. TEL HI Celebrates the “Grand Opening” of their new Warriors Gym thanks to the generosity of the Golden State Warriors, Good Tidings Foundation and BlackRock!

    Telegraph Hill Neighborhood Center (TEL HI) is honored to be able to unveil their newly renovated Warriors gymnasium and playground on Thursday, August 24, 2017! Thanks to the generosity of the Golden State Warriors, BlackRock and Good Tidings Foundation who partnered with TEL HI to renovate the gymnasium, adding a much needed make-over to one […]

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  2. Annual gala and primary fundraiser A Taste of TEL HI 2017 a resounding success

    On Friday, June 2, 2017 Telegraph Hill Neighborhood Center (TEL HI) hosted its annual gala and primary fundraiser, A Taste of TEL HI, at AT&T Park! The fundraiser was a wonderful success thanks to the generosity of sponsors, attendees, and supporters! The gala was sponsored by many community minded businesses, organizations and individuals in the […]

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  3. Golden State Warriors Players Get Personal about Their Finances to Educate TEL HI Youth

    On Monday, January 9, 2017 TEL HI’s North Beach-Chinatown Beacon Center at Francisco Middle School hosted Golden State Warriors players Ian Clark and Shaun Livingston for an interactive discussion around the importance of having financial knowledge. The event was part of the Future Leaders program, a financial literacy program that was formed by the Golden State […]

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