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Lead Teacher K-5

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Project HOME
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Philadelphia, PA
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Published 16 days ago

Job Summary: Part time After School Lead Teacher for high quality after school and Summer Enrichment Program in state of the art technology center. Lead Teacher plans and implements lessons that include project based learning for academic and life skills enrichment in a state of the art, high quality center. An evidence-based literacy program, and many additional resources are available to support creative and innovative programming. Lead Teacher collaborates with staff, parents and volunteers. 


Hours are 3:00 - 6:00pm during school year. Additional 1hr/day paid prep period with flexibility to complete prep (lesson planning and preparation) on site or remotely.

Opportunity to work 40 hrs/week during summer program hours 8am - 4pm to facilitate a 6 week summer enrichment program.    

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create and nurture a welcoming, supportive and cooperative relationship with children, parents and staff 
  • Prepare and submit weekly lessons plans 
  • Plan and implement daily lesson plans designed to provide after school enrichment, increasing literacy, STEM and life skills  
  • Plan and implement at least 4 out of school time structured activity units each school year
  • Assist in recruitment and retention of students for K-8 program 
  • Collaborate with the Assistant Teacher in delivery of lessons and activities 
  • Provide technology lessons to ensure that appropriate grade level skills are mastered 
  • Maintain accurate daily attendance  
  • Collaborate with Manager, the K-8 staff team and teachers to ensure that students’ individualized needs are appropriately addressed  
  • Assist with student transportation to the program, as needed  
  • Maintain an orderly classroom  
  • Assist with set-up and clean-up at afterschool meal time  
  • Communicate with IT helpdesk regarding IT needs 
  • Assist with planning, arranging and supervising students on field trips  
  • Participate in required professional development programs, staff meetings and parent meetings    
  • Collaborate with Manager, the K-8 staff team and teachers to ensure that students’ individualized needs are appropriately addressed 
  • Assist with student transportation to the program, as needed 
  • Maintain an orderly classroom 
  • Assist with set-up and clean-up at afterschool meal time 
  • Communicate with IT helpdesk regarding IT needs
  • Assist with planning, arranging and supervising students on field trips 
  • Participate in required professional development programs, staff meetings and parent meetings 

 Minimum Qualifications 

  • Bachelor Degree, preferably in Early Childhood Education
  • Child care experience
  • Good communication skills (verbal & written)
  • Awareness of Developmental Needs of Elementary school students
  • Good computer skills 

 

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Valid driver’s license 

 

Project HOME is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of a drug screen and background checks.

 

Project HOME reserves the right to revise or change job duties and responsibilities as needed. This job description is not meant to be an all-inclusive statement of the duties and responsibilities of the job nor does it constitute a written or implied contract.

Job Summary: Part time After School Lead Teacher for high quality after school and Summer Enrichment Program in state of the art technology center. Lead Teacher plans and implements lessons that include project based learning for…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule

Location

On-site
Philadelphia, PA, USA

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