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Adult Education Instructor , HomeBase

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CAMBA | Staten Island, NY
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Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive. We take a comprehensive approach by offering more than 160 integrated programs in: Education & Youth Development, Family Support, Job Training & Employment Support Services, Health, Housing, and Legal Services. We reach more than 65,000 individuals and families each year at our 90 locations, including 10,000 youth. CAMBA serves a diverse cross section of New Yorkers from new mothers in Brownsville to job seekers in the Rockaways. More than half of our clients are immigrants and refugees from around the globe. Over 85% of our families are in living in poverty, reflecting the challenges faced by nearly 1.7 million New Yorkers today.

HomeBase provides case management and essential services to at-risk individuals and families in Brooklyn and Staten Island to prevent homelessness. Individuals and families receive services that help them overcome problems with public benefits, housing, education, health care and other issues that could impede their ability to maintain stable households. To decrease the likelihood of clients experiencing another housing crisis in the future, Forward Focus supports clients in identifying their own goals for personal success and partners with them, providing individualized coaching to improve their executive functioning and presentation skills as competitive job applicants, assess potential career pathways and access educational and vocational training opportunities to gain skills in their field of interest in order to ultimately advance their employment options and earning power.

Position: Adult Education Instructor

Reports To: Program Manager

Location: 120 Stuyvesant Place Staten Island, Brooklyn NY 10301

What The Adult Instructor Does:

The person filling this position is expected under general direction, to instruct adults in academic subjects in order to develop and/or enhance their reading, math and writing skills. Will develop instructional materials and lesson plans. Advise and assess adults as they progress through the National External Diploma Program (NEDP). Tasks may be modified, expanded and/or assigned over time.

Minimum Education/Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) and one year of applicable experience and/or equivalent experience

Other Requirements:

  • Experience in adult education (HSE tutoring preferred) and career exploration - teaching style must be hands-on, interactive, and participatory (not lecture based).
  • High energy and enthusiasm to work with adult students and propel them toward success; ability to design and implement innovative programs with a strong attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge of coaching and motivating - guiding individuals through the stages of change leading to new behaviors and habits.
  • Experience in communicating and working successfully with people from a broad range of socio-economic and cultural backgrounds

Part of the application process :

Before applying please note that although this job is typically performed in an office, we are currently working remotely. Are you flexible with working from home and office as needed?

Please answer the following question in the body of the email when applying- Are you seeking a part-time, hourly position?

Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive. We…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule

How to Apply

Attach Resume and Cover Letter. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.

Answer the following questions in body of email:

Desired Salary?

Although this job is typically performed in an office, we are currently working remotely.Are you flexible with working from home and office as needed?

Are you seeking a part-time, hourly position?

Attach Resume and Cover Letter. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.

Answer the following questions in body of email:

Desired Salary?

Although this job is…

Location

Staten Island, NY

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