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Credential Teacher Specialist

Bayview Hunters Point YMCA
Part time
Competency level: 
Reports to: 
Site Coordinator
Salary range: 
$30.00 to $40.00 per hour

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The YMCA of San Francisco was named as one of the Bay Area's Best Places to Work by its employees as well as one of the Healthiest Employers.   Join our team and make a lasting impact every day in communities across San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin Counties.  Every day, our staff—of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences—are transforming lives through YMCA programs for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. 

About the Job


Bayview Hunters Point YMCA is seeking Credential Teacher Specialist for programs at:

  • Burton High School - 400 Mansell St, San Francisco, CA 94134
  • MLK Jr Middle School Beacon - 350 Girard St, San Francisco, CA 94134

YMCA After School Credential Teacher Specialist provides meaningful and enriching opportunities for youth in YMCA programs. The Specialist will help students develop and strengthen academic and social skills by providing assistance, tutoring, and mentorship in the PACE After School Program. The Specialist will provide academic enrichment and tutoring in classroom groups of up to 20 students via small group and individual supports. Individuals hired for this position will work under the supervision of the Program Site Coordinators and Directors, and will need to be flexible, willing to take initiative, be punctual, and able to make a commitment to work throughout the entire school year.

Salary range: $30-$40/hour

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 23 years of age
  • Must hold valid teaching credential and currently teaching at the school
  • Must have experience working with high school youth
  • Must be highly motivated to provide quality program opportunities to youth
  • Must be a team player
  • Knowledge or expertise in youth development
  • Must be comfortable leading physical activities with youth
  • Must be available daily Monday-Friday during youth program hours; varies 2:00-6:00 pm
  • Must be willing to participate in bi-annual evaluations and supervision meetings as needed
  • Current YMCA approved CPR and First Aid certification (may complete upon hire)
  • Fingerprint background check clearance
  • TB Test clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent
  • Bilingual skills in Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, or other languages strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of high school level Math, Science, English and/ or History
  • Connections in the local Bayview or San Francisco community




All employees working with the YMCA are considered to have supervisory or disciplinary action relationship over minors.  Job offers are conditional and contingent upon background clearance. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and CA Fair Chance Act, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

Everything you need to know about us

We offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive health benefits - medical and dental plans for full time employees
  • Retirement benefits – 12% employer contribution after completion of eligibility requirements
  • Employee Assistance Program for all employees
  • Commuter Benefits via pre-tax payroll deductions
  • Flexible Spending Account – Medical and Dependent Care on a pre-tax basis  
  • Use of YMCA of San Francisco Fitness facilities
  • Paid time off benefits for part time and full time employees upon completion of eligibility requirements
  • Training and staff development for all employees