Academic Coach

Burlington, WA
Salary: $14.89 to $17.27 /hour

Position:Academic Coach

Supervisor:Site Coordinator

Location:Allen Elementary School, Burlington, WA

Status:Part-Time, Non-Exempt, Seasonal

Wage:$14.89 – $17.27/hr DOQ/DOE

Hours: 15-18 Hours Weekly

General Description:

Under the supervision of the 21st Century Site Coordinator, the Academic Coach is responsible for providing direct educational assistance to participants in the 21st Century Program in a safe, supportive learning environment. Academic Coaches will also engage in high-yield learning activities that reinforce classroom concepts and Common Core Standards.


  • AA / BA Preferred
  • Experience working with youth
  • Possess the ability to remain poised, positive, and energetic in a busy work environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively using written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with staff, partners, parents, and community
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Preference of candidates with familiarity and training in YPQA/I
  • Preference for Bilingual/literate candidates (English – Spanish/Mixtec/Triqui) – $1/hr wage differential provided
  • Preference is given to current Burlington-Edison School District Staff and Faculty

Essential Job Functions:

  • Provide specific and customized educational assistance to participants
  • Provide a safe environment for all participants, staff, partners, and families
  • Plan and implement high-yield learning activities reinforcing classroom concepts and Common Core Standards
  • Document and report on implementation efforts, with a high degree of detail and sensitivity
  • Assist in creating a learning environment celebrating discovery and achievement
  • Collaborate with community agencies and partners in providing educational enrichment to participants
  • Report any academic advancement limitations immediately
  • Request all supplies, materials, and support in a timely manner
  • Maintain a clean, well-organized working environment
  • Assist with the planning and facilitation of special projects and events
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Human Resource Cultivation Plan:

  • Positions close when filled
  • Veterans and Miltary spouses are encouraged to apply
  • Successful applicants will be interviewed, as needed

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