Harris County Department of Education’s (HCDE) CASE For Kids program is a regional after-school broker, working with hundreds of local organizations and school districts to provide quality after-school programming to tens of thousands of students each year. CASE for Kids runs a countywide debate league in partnership with the Houston Urban Debate League and offers a regional robotics tournament for local school districts called the All Earth Ecobot Challenge. Learn more about CASE for Kids.

Running one of the largest and oldest 21st Century After-school federal grants in the region, CASE is in need of program specialists to support after-school programs at 10 locations around Harris County. After-school program specialists enjoy part-time work during the week, on weekends and during the summer in a fulfilling field. Work is typically 3-4 hours a day and requires a high school diploma or GED.

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Afterschool Program

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Afterschool Program Specialist Job Description

Primary Purpose:

Coordinate and implement activities for the division’s Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Communities Learning Center (CCLC) Texas ACE grant at designated campus. Assure that students received educational and enrichment opportunities outside school hours, including before and after school, weekends, and summers.



High School Diploma or GED required

Special Knowledge/Skills:

  • Ability to provide a positive environment for students
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Excellent organizational skills required
  • Ability to be flexible in assignments and work hours may vary on occasion for special events
  • Ability to provide exemplary customer service
  • Candidates must be flexible, motivated, creative and willing to learn new skills
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) speaking skills a plus
  • Computer skills with Microsoft Office Programs a plus


Experience working with school aged children (4-18) is preferred

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Lead enrichment and/or academic activities for students ages 4-18
  • Develop and/or implement lesson plans for assigned activities
  • Attend Professional Development trainings
  • Participate in formal and in-formal activitiy observations
  • Maintain confidentiality of information
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Primary Location

CASE for Kids

Salary Range

$15.25 / Per Hour

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