Assistant Teacher (Part Time)

Homes for the Homeless
Date Posted: 10/05/2017
Salary / Wage:
Location: Bronx, New York
Job Type: Teacher

Description:

Homes for the Homeless (HFH) is expanding rapidly to continue its mission of providing homeless families with opportunities and support to transition into permanent housing.  HFH helps create lasting solutions for families experiencing homelessness through self-sufficiency planning, goal setting, and achievement.  We invite you to visit our website, www.hfhnyc.org, to learn more about our facilities and programs.

Our residential facility in the South Bronx seeks part-time Assistant Teachers for their after-school program. This is an excellent position for a college student or professional interested in working with K-12 students outside of the traditional classroom setting.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assist students with homework and other school projects.
  • Assist program coordinator and teacher in the planning of enrichment activities and trips.
  • Work with program staff to update bulletin boards in the classroom and main hallway.
  • Attend trips as needed.
  • Assist in book fairs, holiday parties and activities, plays, etc.

Qualifications:

Qualifications:

  • Some coursework in Education or related field.
  • At least one year of experience working with children ages 5 to 16 in a school or after school setting preferred.
  • Must pass a background investigation which includes employment history and criminal background check.

Work hours will range from 11:00am – 7:00pm Monday - Friday during the school year, 9:00 am – 5:00pm during the summer and some late nights throughout the school year. Must be available to work on some Saturdays as well.

Application Instructions:

To apply, please send updated resume to employment[@]hfhnyc.org. Indicate the “Part-time Assistant Teacher” in the subject line of email.

Additional Information:

Compensation

Starting Salary is commensurate with experience and salary history. We provide excellent benefits including comprehensive health insurance, employer funded retirement benefits, life insurance, ample vacation, holiday, personal and sick leave.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO) committed to equal treatment of all employees without regard to race, national origin, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, physical or mental disability or other basis protected by law.