McKay High School Zone Coordinator


Salem Keizer Education Foundation


Salem, OR


Job Title: McKay High School Zone Coordinator

Employer: Salem Keizer Education Foundation

Contact Information: Jessica Harris at 208-573-5552 or

Address: 2440 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem OR, 97305

Education or Degree Required: High School Eduation Required. Some college

Job Location: Mckay High School

Salary/Wages: 15.00/per hour

Job Type: Part-time

Application Materials Needed:

  • Resume
  • References

Job Description:

The Zone Coordinator will work under the supervision of the Site Coordinator to coordinate and implement a high quality Homework Zone program and will work to maintain an enriching and positive work environment.

The position will help oversee the Homework Zone program at McKay High School.  This position will work closely with the SKEF Enrichment Academy Site Coordinator to ensure the afterschool needs of the students are meet.



  • Monitor and direct students in the library
  • Supervise adult mentors in Zone and ensure students are receiving needed services
  • Creating a relaxed but focused work environment
  • Fostering peer and cross-age group work
  • Providing adults as coaches, actively encouraging, supporting, and tutoring
  • Providing materials and supplies
  • Bridging communication with schools and families
  • Follow all safety procedures
  • Input student attendance electronically on a daily basis
  • Arrive prior to the start of zone and prepare zone areas for students
  • Staying with students until picked up by an authorized person or escorted to authorized transportation
  • Actively and effectively encouraging student participation and attendance
  • Complying with all Salem Keizer Education Foundation procedures and district school rules and regulations
  • Immediately notifying Site Coordinator of parent concerns/complaints
  • Ensuring all library rules are enforced and compliant with bell time
  • Address any discipline concerns in a timely manner creating a positive atmosphere in the Zone


  • Zone Coordinator must maintain an effective communication system with school personnel, parents, prospective and participating students, and Enrichment Academy Site Coordinator so that appropriate and vital information will be dispersed in a timely fashion.

Program Training:

  • Complete initial and ongoing training as required
  • Participate in all meetings, workshops, and activities organized by team on as needed basis

Ideal person should also be able to:

  • Demonstrate sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural differences
  • Maintain appropriate professional boundaries with staff, parents, children and community resources
  • Demonstrate the ability to manage diverse staff/students and possess strong conflict management skills

Skills/Experience Required

  • Strong classroom management skills
  • Be able to pass a Fingerprinting and Criminal Background Check Organized with strong verbal and written communication skills; strong listening capabilities
  • Courteous and professional conduct
  • Self-starter and problem-solver with strong initiative and demonstrated ability to create a positive learning environment


Closing Date: 

Wednesday, 19 December 2018