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University School of Nashville

After-School Staff

University School of Nashville


Job Summary

University School of Nashville is seeking AFTER-SCHOOL staff members for the 2021-2022 school year.. Successful candidates will be part of a well-established team and award-winning after school program.


  • 15-18 hours per week
  • Applicants with Monday through Friday availability are given preference
  • Shifts available: 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm and 2:30 pm -6:00 pm
  • A few days will require greater flexibility in hours, including morning hours

Starting Pay:

  • $15.75/hr for college students
  • Additional experience in the care of school-age children will be considered

Job Responsibilities

AFTER-SCHOOL staff members are responsible for managing a cohort of students, initiating activities with children that encourage prosocial behavior and build community awareness, and facilitating a social curriculum that will help the children become successful adults. In addition, they are responsible for keeping the environment clean and safe, facilitating art projects, and leading and monitoring outside play in varying weather conditions.

AFTER-SCHOOL staff members work with their teammates using appropriate guidance and conflict resolution techniques, communicate with each other about issues that may arise, and provide constant attention to the needs of the children and parents. On-the-job training will be provided.



  • Must be energetic, creative, caring, and motivated
  • High school diploma is required, some college is preferred
  • Previous experience working with school-aged children is required
  • Must be able to move easily inside and outside in order to provide adequate supervision in our facility
  • Candidates with a background in visual or performing arts, sports, STEM, or classroom experience are given preference

Additional Information


Fringe benefits include parking, bus pass, and employee assistance program.

How to Apply

Only candidates who sign and complete the online application available at will be considered for this position. Please be prepared to upload your resume and a cover letter to the online application. We look forward to reviewing your application materials.


  • Date Posted: July 7, 2021
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Educator
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Start Date: 08/16/2021
  • Working Hours: Less than 20 hours per week