Programs - After School Group Teachers/Aides - Thursdays

Be a part of serving the community through our after-school program!

The After School Group Teachers/Aides are instrumental to the success of the after-school program. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to

  • Assist teachers with up to 15 children at a time
  • Teach classes on any school or STEM subject, art (drawing), or music (starting January 2022)

Teachers/Aides are needed Thursdays from 6:00pm – 8:00pm during school year calendar - starting September 16th.


  • 18 years or older
  • Prior experience or certification in teaching preferred
  • Must have a passion for helping
  • Reliable, professional, and friendly
  • Ability to show kindness to everyone
  • Pass initial screening process, including a background check
  • Bilingual abilities are a plus


Alcohol, drugs, and smoking are not permitted at any Salvation Army facilities or volunteer sites.

Pants/shorts and a shirt with sleeves must cover the waist and fit comfortably. Transparent and tight-fitting clothes are not permitted. For your safety, closed toe shoes are required.

For your safety and the safety of others, you need to bring and wear a personal face covering over your nose and mouth while volunteering. You will also complete a brief health screening prior to volunteering.

Off-street parking is available.

If this volunteer opportunity seems like a match for your experience, skills, and interests, please click + Sign Up below, or the Fill in an Application button.

For additional questions, please contact Isela Guzman at 847-981-9111

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with The Salvation Army!

Qualifications Required

  • Background Check
  • Illinois Mandated Reporter Training Must be Completed