Colorado Nonprofit Association

Math Corps Coaching Specialist

Organization Overview: Colorado Youth for a Change (CYC) is an educational nonprofit organization with a statewide scope. CYC addresses barriers to learning by providing individualized supports throughout pivotal stages of students’ education journeys. We provide a continuum of services from Prekindergarten through high school to help students find success through tutoring, case management, and outreach to help in-school youth remain in school or out-of-school youth return to school. We envision an equitable education system where each student has access to the resources they need to maximize their own learning and growth.

Organizational Evolution: Over the past two and a half years, CYC has stepped up to lead education recovery efforts due to the pandemic, not only expanding its reach to more school districts and students but also tripling its budget and learning how to deploy resources quickly. This is an exciting time to join the team, as the organization has grown, developed a new mission and vision, created a three-year strategic plan, and positions itself to respond to many incredible opportunities to support students

Position Summary: Colorado Math Corps is an AmeriCorps program that has the capacity for 75 tutors serving across the state focusing on helping students become proficient in Algebra by the end of 8th grade. Math Corps does this by training and coaching AmeriCorps tutors who provide evidence-based math interventions for 4th-8th grade students who are performing below grade level, using formative assessment to guide decision-making, and incorporating school-based and external coaching for support. The Colorado Math Corps Coach Specialist is the coach that provides coaching support and supervision to each tutor and school participating in Math Corps to support implementation and ensure fidelity to the Math Corps model. Coaching Specialists support schools in utilizing a data-based decision making model to ensure Math Corps students are making progress.

The Coaching Specialist serves as the primary organizational point of contact for their caseload of AmeriCorps tutors, the school, and the Internal Coach. The Coaching Specialist provides day-to-day oversight of the tutors. They are responsible for onboarding and supervising AmeriCorps tutors, monitoring tutor requirements and performance, facilitating monthly team trainings, assisting with tutor exit and enrollment, and complying with internal processes, policies, timelines and program reporting. This includes hours management for tutors, evaluations, cluster groups, and planning professional development throughout the year. They coordinate and facilitate monthly tutor meetings and provide twice a month individual supervision with tutors. They are also responsible for supporting the integration of the Math Corps AmeriCorps program into Colorado Youth for a Change’s culture and identity. This position supports Math Corps tutors . This position is a full time seasonal employee position with summers off. There may be the opportunity for summer work given funding and need. Salary prorated for summer months. Annual salary is $43,000 with full benefits.

Essential Functions

Commitment to Organizational Culture and Values

Other Duties

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Minimum Qualifications

Colorado Youth for a Change (CYC) is committed to inclusion and prohibits unlawful discrimination on the basis of genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, race, color, national origin, age 40 and over, religion, disability, or any other applicable status protected by federal, state or local law.

We will make reasonable accommodation for otherwise qualified individuals with known disabilities or whose service requirements interfere with a religious belief unless doing so would result in an undue hardship or a direct threat to CYC. Please contact Human Resources at 303.292.2779 to request accommodation or for questions/concerns regarding this policy.