Division:  The Outreach Community Center in Carol Stream

The Outreach Community Center in Carol Stream is a multi-purpose, neighborhood resource center serving a low-income, ethnically diverse neighborhood. Services include counseling, casework, mentoring, community development and after-school programs for children and youth.


The Community Service Aide is responsible for assisting with the supervision of junior high students participating in community service projects. Duties include transporting students; implementing center-wide behavioral management philosophy with in the community service component; teaching job readiness classes, aiding students in setting and accomplishing goals at work sites and assisting with program planning and implementation for special events and student field trips. Group size averages between eight and twenty-five students.


Previous group experience with junior high youth required.  Candidate must demonstrate an understanding of the needs of students from low-income, high-risk families.  Candidate must also have a sensitivity to and appreciation for diversity in race, ethnicity and culture.  Valid Illinois driver’s license, a good driving record and reliable transportation required.


Full-time Temporary Summer Employment
Staff Training June 12 – 16
Program Dates June 19 – August 11
Program Schedule Monday-Friday, 8 am-4 pm


Salary for this position falls between $10 – $14 per hour based on education, skills and experience skill.

OCM complies with all applicable state and federal laws pertaining to nondiscrimination in employment, including nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, and disability. As a religious organization, OCM reserves the right to make employment decisions based on its religious identity, as permitted by state and federal law.