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Junior Achievement of North Florida Career Opportunities

Application Deadline: October 4, 2019
Position Title: Junior Achievement Financial Literacy Center Part Time Facilitator
Department:   Program
Reports to: JA Staff Member (Vice President of Programs)


Position Concept:

Junior Achievement (JA) is the world's largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success.  The JA Financial Literacy Center is the first of its kind in the USA and will provide Duval County third grade students with two programs at the Mitchell Community Center: JA Our City and Healthy Budget.

Assist in managing the Junior Achievement of North Florida program at the JA Financial Literacy Center and Jacksonville Farmers Market. Manages daily operations of JA Financial Literacy Center, including management of materials, supplies, facility and programs. Helps in the recruiting of schools, teachers and classes for JA Financial Literacy Center.  Assures that all administrative procedures are implemented and teachers, volunteers and students secured. Also increases public awareness for JA Financial Literacy Center, assures program quality, and agency-relations.


Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Facilitates JA programs.
  2. Recruits schools/classes to visit the JA Financial Literacy Center.
  3. Manages and maintains daily attendance, pre/posttest, and teacher forms.
  4. Prepares instructional materials for delivery and manages inventory.
  5. Daily set up and break down of JA materials will include but not limited to, moving chairs and tables, lift 8 to 10 pounds of materials and arranging workspace.
  6. Travel to the Jacksonville Farmers Market to facilitate student shopping experience.
  7. Reports to JA staff member program status, concerns, and highlights.
  8. Prepares, or oversees the preparation of, and submits required reports and maintains records.
  9. Performs other duties as assigned.
  10. Work approximately 4-5 hours/day – no more than 1,000 hours per year.


Education/Experience Required:


High School Diploma. Classroom experience in the form of teaching, training, working with youth in a controlled environment. Strong/oral written communication, interpersonal, organization/planning and problem solving skills. Ability to plan, multi-task and manage time effectively. Computer literacy. Creativity. Self-motivation.  Familiarity working with elementary aged youth.



2 year Associates degree or minimum of 3 years' experience. Experience in education, business, human resources, nonprofit organization.  Classroom management and leadership qualities. 


Background Check:

The selected candidate will be required to pass a criminal history background check and/or fingerprinting.


This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job related duties required by their supervisor. This document does not create an employment contract implied or otherwise, other than an "at-will" relationship. 


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