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Literacy Specialist/Teaching Artist at PS 169

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CENTER FOR FAMILY LIFE, a nationally-recognized social service program in Sunset Park Brooklyn, seeks a flexible, creative, motivated team member to join our staff of professional artists, social workers and young adult youth workers in a community-based after-school and summer camp program at PS 169 in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Create and implement literacy based activities for participants in kindergarten through fifth grade.  
  • Create activities that promote teamwork, communication, and experimentation in large and small group settings.
  • Prepare and print up-to-date lesson plans for each activity.
  • Create interactive, hands-on activities to keep participants engaged in an after-school and summer camp setting.
  • Utilize group-management skills to facilitate educational activities in a non-traditional classroom setting.
  • Help design and implement special events, staff development, and other community-building activities.

Qualifications:

  • Education/Degree: BA minimum  
  • Strong Literacy and Youth Development background
  • Skills working with elementary school-aged participants and engaging them in critical thinking through engaging activities      
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills,
  • Flexibility and ability to work well as a member of a team of different disciplines (artists, social workers, teachers, young adult staff).
  • Bilingual English/Mandarin/Cantonese or English/Spanish preferred



 

CENTER FOR FAMILY LIFE, a nationally-recognized social service program in Sunset Park Brooklyn, seeks a flexible, creative, motivated team member to join our staff of professional artists, social workers and young adult youth workers in a…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    September 20, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

Part Time position with benefits (25 – 30 hrs/wk school year; and 34 hrs/wk in summer). Hourly salary is commensurate with experience and education. Individual supervision and ongoing professional development opportunities are provided.

Benefits

Paid vacation and holidays. Weekly individual supervision and ongoing professional development.

Paid vacation and holidays. Weekly individual supervision and ongoing professional development.

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual English/Mandarin/Cantonese or English/Spanish preferred

Bilingual English/Mandarin/Cantonese or English/Spanish preferred

Location

On-site
4305 7th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11232, USA

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