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Oasis Center

Learning Center Assistant

Oasis Center


Job Summary

To provide educational services for shelter residents and actively participate in shelter program. The shelter operates 24/7, 365 days a year, and provides short term residence and case management to youth between the ages of 13-17.  Shifts are Monday – Friday 8:00am-12:00pm. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist in preparing and implementing educational modules and supervise students.
  • Assist with educational group services when assigned and appropriate.
  • Continuously provide support for all youth by engaging individuals and groups.
  • Provide student assessments and grading reporting to appropriate monitors.
  • Work in partnership with youth in meeting their stated educational goals.
  • Document progress of students in daily log. 
  • Transport and supervise youth on outings. Schedule and supervise field trips.
  • Supervise classes and activities when teacher is on hiatus or holiday.


  • Ability to form strong, caring and affirming relationships with all youth –including LGBTQ+ youth.
  • Clear understanding of racial inequities and other forms of discrimination and willingness to operate from an anti-oppression model.
  • Knowledge of an ability to apply Positive Youth Development, Trauma-Informed Care, and evidence-informed practices based in an understanding of adolescent development.
  • Valid State of Tennessee Driver’s License and good driving record.
  • Two years relevant experience or Associate’s Degree

Additional Information



How to Apply

Send a cover letter and resume to Marjorie Rice @  No phone calls please, top candidates will be notified for first round interviews.


  • Date Posted: January 29, 2021
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Salary Range: 15K- 18K