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Green Generations Teaching Facilitator [November 2021 - June 2023]

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Green Generations Inc.
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New York, NY
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Publicado hace 24 días

Interested in making a difference in NYC communities by empowering children with tools to build self-esteem and mindfulness so they grow to be thoughtful leaders in their communities? 

Green Generations Inc. is hiring dedicated education professionals to become assistant facilitators to support our lead facilitators during our workshops in our expanding in-school programs for children at schools throughout the city.  

If you possess the following qualities, then we would like to hear from you: 

  • Passionate and knowledgeable about children, holistic, whole-child, SEL, and leadership-driven education, including environmental sustainability. 
  • Desire to make a difference and contribute to a better world. 
  • Share our Core Values. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; great collaborator and team-player.
  • Understand the importance of being a reflective, life-long learner. 
  • Value self-improvement and emotional security. 
  • Enthusiastic, joyful, dynamic, committed, organized, open-minded, and creative.
  • Mission-conscious, meaning you contribute your best to the growth of our  organization fully aligned with our mission. 

Core Eligibility Requirements 

Candidates must meet all of the below requirements in order to be considered for the position:

  • Believe deeply in the mission of Green Generations.
  • Love children of all backgrounds. 
  • Believe in co-education and be open to alternative education models. 
  • Be passionate about the environment, nutrition, holistic and whole-child centered
  • education, and teaching social-emotional wellness. 


Knowledge and Skill Requirements

Candidates must meet all knowledge and skill requirements in order to be considered for this position: 

  • Professional experience managing groups of 15-25 children between 6-15 years old, although age groups will vary. 
  • Excellent classroom management skills. 
  • Willingness and ability to commit to the position for a duration of one full
  • academic school year. 
  • Interest and openness to both personal and professional development.
  • Ability to assist in programming and work well with classroom teachers, other GG Facilitators, and GG Assistant Facilitators.
  • Fosters a friendly, healthy, professional relationship with the Assistant GG Facilitator, each valuing the other’s role.
  • If not yet processed, willingness to be fingerprinted and approved by the New York City Department of Education prior to working with children. 
  • Covid-19 vaccination required, including mask-wearing compliance.

Additional Information: 

  • Location and hours vary.
  • Flexible, part-time hours are available during the academic school year due to our varied daytime programs (8:30am - 2:30pm) throughout the city, but primarily located in Brooklyn and the Bronx. 
  • There is an opportunity for facilitators to grow with us as our organization increases its number of school partnerships.
  •    Paid and mandatory training period. 
  • Competitive hourly rate of $45/hour. 
  • We highly encourage you to visit our website, check us out on Facebook and Instagram, and watch our video to learn more about us.

Details at a glance 

  • Part-Time Schedule 
  • Freelancer’s Contract/Letter of Agreement
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Experience working with groups of children required.
  • COVID-19 vaccination required.

Level of Language Proficiency 

  • English proficiency required. 
  • Spanish speaking skills helpful. 


Interested in making a difference in NYC communities by empowering children with tools to build self-esteem and mindfulness so they grow to be thoughtful leaders in their communities? 

Green Generations Inc. is hiring dedicated…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Parcial
  • Tipo de contrato
    Contrato indefinido
  • Fecha de inicio
    1 de diciembre de 2021
  • Fecha límite de postulación
    30 de noviembre de 2021
  • Educación
    Licenciatura
  • Nivel Profesional
    Profesional
Compensación
USD $45 - USD $48
/ hora

Nivel de Idiomas

  • English proficiency required. 
  • Spanish speaking skills helpful. 


  • English proficiency required. 
  • Spanish speaking skills helpful. 


Ubicación

Presencial
New York, NY, USA

Cómo aplicar

Application Process/How to Apply:

Due to the high volume of applications receive, we can only respond to those candidates who meet all of the required criteria. Only those candidates who follow all the steps and meet our criteria will be invited to the interview process. 

In order to be considered as a candidate, please follow of the steps below: 

Send ONE email to Adrienne Heim at adrienne@greengenerations.org and include all of the following information: 

1. Subject Heading: Application for SY21-22 GG Facilitator Position 

2. Cover Letter [Be sure to specify preferred/available part-time hours (e.g. “my schedule is flexible” or “I’m only available morning hours”) and location.] 

3. Attach current resume.

4. Attach a scanned copy of the certificate to prove that you have been fingerprinted and approved by the New York City Department of Education. If you do not have this currently, please tell us and understand that you will be required to schedule and pay for the fingerprinting prior to working with Green Generations Inc. 

5. Attach a document answering the following questions. [Be sure to have your full name on the document and please note that only PDF, Word, or Pages formats will be accepted.] 

  • What are your greatest motivations for teaching children? 
  • What do you enjoy most about teaching children? 
  • Please share an impactful experience (a teachable moment) that you have had with a child. 
  • What qualities do you believe are the most important to teach a child in order for children to feel happy, healthy, and successful? 
  • How would you describe your classroom management style? What approaches do you take to resolve conflicts that may arise? 
  • Please describe in detail your professional experience in education and teaching groups of 15 -25 children. Tell us how you believe your skills will benefit our organization’s mission. 
  • What inspires you to be part of the Green Generations team? Which aspect of our organization most appeals to you and why? 
  • What personal qualities and talents can you contribute to Green Generations? 

Selection Process: 

1. All interested candidates must submit their application by following all of the instructions above in the “How to Apply” section in order to be considered. 

2. Candidates that meet all of the criteria and most closely align with the core values and mission of Green Generations Inc. will be invited to a 45-min. virtual (Zoom) interview. 

3. Candidates who pass the interview round will be asked to submit a 50-minute lesson plan centered on Green Generations’s core values (more details will be provided at that time). 

4. Last step, the candidate will be invited to join the team and sign a temporary, short-term contract. After the specified trial period of the temporary contract (approximately 2 months) to make sure it’s the right fit for both the applicant and our organization, the candidate will sign a fixed-term Letter of Agreement. The candidate must also participate in mandatory (paid) trainings regarding our mission and program curriculum.

5. Please note that all facilitators must be fingerprinted and approved by the NYC Department of Education prior to working at our school sites. 

  6. Please note that all facilitators must be COVID-19 vaccinated to work in schools, and submit proof of vaccination.

Application Timeline: 

• [2-6 weeks]: Recruitment Period, personal interviews. 

• [2-6 weeks]: Onboarding Process: Fingerprinting, hiring, and contract signing and mandatory facilitator training(s). (Dates and location TBA) 

Thanks so much for applying to Green Generations!


Application Process/How to Apply:

Due to the high volume of applications receive, we can only respond to those candidates who meet all of the required criteria. Only those…

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