Teach computer skills to low-wage workers!

Job Type

Part Time Contract


Details: $42/ instructional hour + prep pay




United States


The Building Skills Partnership is a statewide non-profit training collaboration between the California janitors’ union, SEIU-USWW, leading building service employers, and the broader community. BSP develops innovative leadership and education programs to increase the skills, opportunities and self-sufficiency of low-wage building service workers, their families, and communities. Please see www.buildingskills.org for more information.

BSP seeks a Computer Skills Instructor for night-shift janitors at a worksite located in Vacaville, CA. Class will be Tuesdays & Thursdays 8pm-9pm for approximately 15 weeks beginning ASAP.

Thousands of low-wage workers dream of a better future for their families. Help break the skill barrier by contributing to BSP’s educational programs!


·        Teach basic to advanced computer applications varying from simple keyboarding to different Windows Operating Systems, spreadsheets and other programs.

·        Create lesson plans, evaluate student performance, and give out assignments and projects.

·        Take part in developing and updating the curriculum.

·        Keep organized records of daily class attendance.

·        Some knowledge about computer hardware including installation and operation of CD-ROM's modems, printers, scanners and other peripheral equipment

·        Take charge of the computer lab, turning off computers at the end of each lesson and reporting when computers are not working properly.

Job Requirements:

•       A minimum of one year of experience in computer skills instruction or general Adult education preferred.

•       Bachelor’s degree required and state’s licensure exam in Computer Teaching preferred

•       Bilingual in Spanish/English, written and verbal preferred.

·        Experience teaching low-level learners preferred.

  • Must have transportation
  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills 

Level of Language Proficiency

English fluency required. Spanish proficiency strongly preferred.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply



Please send email describing interest and relevant experience and your resume to Sylvia Romo, sromo@buildingskills.org