“Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.” 

-Maya Angelou


Paid Positions

Assistant Director & Social Worker

We are currently looking for an Assistant Director & Social Worker to begin in June 2019.

  • Flexible hours (part-time or full-time)

  • Salary determined upon experience

  • Deliver weekly social-emotional services to each Redwood Day student

  • Help develop and maintain Individual Learning Plans for each student

  • Directly work with Kait to develop Redwood’s mission, network, marketing, curriculum and parent support

FULL-TIME Administrative & Instructional Assistant

We are currently looking for a full-time Administrative & Instructional Assistant to begin in September 2019.

  • 40 hours a week

  • Starting salary @ $40,000

  • Coordinate administrative activities including corresponding with clients, creating systems for classroom, networking with potential partners, creating materials for lessons, etc.

  • Give support to lead instructors in Wilson, Math, Science + Global Studies

  • Monitor student lunch & Specials classes

If you are interested in any of the above positions, please send the following to kait@redwoodliteracy.com. Please reach out with any questions regarding the application process. We're looking forward to meeting you!

  • Resume

  • Cover letter explaining your previous Wilson and other teaching experience

  • 2-3 Letters of Recommendation

Donate Books & Supplies

We are building our library and are always looking for new titles to add to our collection of high-interest texts. If you have some quality books to give away, please stop by! 

We go through hundreds of sticky notes and index cards every month and are always seeming to run out of whiteboard markers. If you have some extra school supplies lying around, we promise we will love them well.

Donate to Redwood GROW

We are in the middle of getting our tax-exemption status approved and will soon be able to accept donations to sponsor students @ Redwood Day or provide training to Chicago Public School teachers. Please email us at info@redwoodliteracy.com or give us a call at 312-813-5141 if you would like to be put in a waiting list to donate.