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Harvest Hands CDC

After School Program Assistant

Harvest Hands CDC


Job Summary

Mission: Harvest hands CDC is a catalyst for Christ-centered community development working for wholeness in South Nashville. We work alongside our neighbors to further heath living, education, spiritual formation, and economic development in South Nashville.

Description: Consistent with the mission of Harvest Hands CDC and under the direction of the Youth Program Coordinator, the Part-Time Assistant is responsible for implementing activities and executing daily curriculum for participants. The Part-Time Assistant will work with other site staff and volunteers to support participants in their holistic development.


Job Responsibilities

  • Create an environment that facilitates the achievement of participants through positive relationships, empowerment, and mentoring.  
  • Actively lead and engage a group of children or youth in activities outlined by the Program Directors. Assist with behavior regulation.
  • Attend and actively participate in program meetings and in-service trainings, as required by program staff.
  • Maintain positive relationships with Harvest Hands personnel, participants, volunteers, and families.
  • Ensure the safety of all participants at all times. Maintain organization policies and procedures.
  • Assume duties as directed by the Youth Program Coordinator and program staff. 

Program Dates: 

Spring Semester: January 10 – May 25 

Fall Semester: August 23 – December 15

Schedule: Monday-Thursday 2pm-6pm, Friday- 2pm-5:30pm (8-20 hours a week) 


Preferred Majors: 

  • Social Work 
  • Education 
  • Ministerial Studies 
  • Nonprofit Leadership/Management 
  • Sports Management 
  • Leadership Development 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to relate effectively to people from all social and economic backgrounds.
  • A desire to build relationships with young people in South Nashville.  
  • Minimum of 18 years old or have completed first year of college.
  • Ability to pass a background check. 
  • Attended new hire orientation and training.

Additional Information



How to Apply

Please submit an application here:

Then send your resume and cover letter to William Parker, Director of Programs, at



  • Date Posted: December 1, 2021
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Start Date: 01/10/2022
  • Salary Range: 12/hour
  • Working Hours: M-F, 2:00-6:00pm