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Sumter County Schools ASTEP Program 

100 Learning Lane 

Americus, Georgia 31719


Contact Person 
Mrs. Natacha A. Merritt, Director of Finance 
Phone Number:229-931-8500or229-942-0992(workcell) 
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Program Information

ASTEP is designed to provide an environment to promote social development,anopportunitytodeveloprelationshipswithlike-minded students and the perfect place to explore, play and becreative.

Job Description

There will be need for a student leader to help with homework assistance, monitoring of students during routine play, group leader for fun while learningactivities,servingofsnacksduringthegroupbreakandmonitoring in the hallway when students are taking a restroombreak.


  •      Georgia DECAL requires a national fingerprint background check
  •      Dress is business casual but comfortable enough to engage with the students
  •      Coaches are allowed to wear shorts and tennis shoes Mondays through Thursdays for gym and outside play activities 
  •      Each participate will receive hands-on training with the help of their co-workers and the center coordinator, who is the leader at the school level


The program times are Mondays through Fridays beginning as early as 2:15p.m.until6:15p.m.Onearlyreleasedays,thework scheduleis 11:00a.m. until 6:15 p.m. We are not open on school holidays or breaks.

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