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Lead Facilitator for Community Workshops

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Literacy Partners, Inc. | Staten Island, NY
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Literacy Partners, Inc.


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Publicado hace 16 días

Hours: Total expected work hours per 5-session workshop series = 30 - 40 (Per Cycle) Compensation: $880 (Per Cycle)

About Literacy Partners:

Literacy Partners strengthens families through a two-generation approach to education. With our free classes, community workshops, and educational media, immigrant and low-income parents and caregivers develop the literacy and language skills they need to succeed in today’s world. Our research-based programs incorporate child development and parenting support to help parents and caregivers boost children’s early reading, social emotional growth, and school readiness.

Learning Together (Reading with Children): Community Workshops for Parents

Literacy Partners is seeking a facilitator to lead its Learning Together workshops for parents of young children. These sessions enable parents to connect with each other, build the activities and skills they show up with, as well as learn new skills that will help them improve their children’s early literacy, language, and emotional development. 

Lead Facilitator Role: 

The facilitator will work primarily with the Director of Programs to enroll parents and childcare providers of elementary school students in the program and facilitate at least one cycle (five weekly 90-minute sessions) -- with the possibility for up to 3 additional cycles throughout the 2019-2020 school year.

Deliverables:

  • Enrollment of 40 parents per cycle and an average attendance rate of 60%.
  • Facilitation of five Learning Together workshops, including management of the Books of Their Own (BOTO) home library program book distribution and all logistical operations.
  • Management of data collection and entry.
  • Training & support for a co-facilitator.

 Qualifications:

  • Prior teaching or group facilitation experience
  • Experience working with parents of young children
  • Engaging communication style; excellent listening skills
  • Creative and innovative - you have interesting ideas
  • Bilingual - English / Spanish speaker (required)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google Drive (preferred)
  • Experience with data entry and analysis (preferred)
  • Basic understanding of Salesforce (preferred)

About Literacy Partners:

Literacy Partners strengthens families through a two-generation approach to education. With our free classes, community workshops, and educational media, immigrant and low-income parents and caregivers…

Detalles básicos

  • Presencial
  • A Tiempo Parcial
  • Contrato indefinido

Nivel de idiomas

Bilingual - English / Spanish speaker (required)

Bilingual - English / Spanish speaker (required)

Cómo aplicar

To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to jobs@literacypartners.org. Please use the subject line “Learning Together Facilitator Position.” No phone calls please. Candidates selected for interview will be contacted. 

To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to jobs@literacypartners.org. Please use the subject line “Learning Together Facilitator Position.” No phone calls please. Candidates…

Ubicación

Staten Island, NY

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