Career Exposure Instructor

Job Type

Part Time
Temporary

Salary

Minimum: $15
Maximum: $18
Details: Based on experience and education

Published

05/23/2018

Start Date

06/18/2018

Application Deadline

06/15/2018

Address

Philadelphia
PA
United States

Description

The Career Exposure Instructor is responsible for implementing summer Career Exposure programming for Sunrise middle school students. This is a part-time, seasonal position (8 – 10 hours/week) beginning June 18th and ending August 3rd. This position works with two program sites at schools in South Philadelphia. The Career Exposure Instructor will follow a project-based curriculum for students in 6 – 8th grade that includes activities designed to introduce middle schoolers to career-related interests and get them thinking about and planning for their futures.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Implement a 6-week Career Exposure curriculum for middle school students across two program sites
  • Work with Career Exposure Lead Teacher to provide feedback and ensure program is being implemented with fidelity
  • Manage student behavior and expectations both in the classroom and on trips
  • Prepare materials for lessons
  • Supervise field trips
  • Ensure visiting speaker sessions run smoothly
  • Ensure students are meeting program benchmarks
  • Evaluate student work and participation
  • Attend orientation and trainings the week of June 18
  • Other duties as assigned and needed


REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum of an Associate’s degree in Education, Social Work, Psychology, Child Development, Human Services, or a related field. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • A minimum of 1-year experience working with middle school students in a school, community, or summer camp setting
  • Knowledge of and experience with project-based learning
  • Demonstrated experience implementing (not just monitoring) hands-on activities with middle school students
  • Enthusiasm for helping students become better at communicating, team work, problem solving, and being creative
  • Enthusiasm for helping students explore their future career options and learning more about going to college
  • Positive communication skills
  • Demonstrated enthusiasm and dedication to improving the lives of youth and families
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Dependable and reliable

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

2-year degree

How To Apply

erisko-brannon@sunriseofphila.org

Please send cover letter and resume to Erika Risko-Brannon, erisko-brannon@sunriseofphila.org


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