Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow (OBT) is a 33-year old non-profit organization operating out of multiple locations. The mission of OBT is to help disadvantaged youth and adults recognize their own self-worth and advance towards self-sufficiency and financial security through job training, academic reinforcement, improved life skills, job placement and support services. For more information visit www.obtjobs.org.
Responsibilities include providing daily instruction to disconnected youth ages17-24 in all five content areas of the High School Equivalency/TASC exam and providing contextualized instruction in Business English and Business Math relating to a general business environment; assisting in administering and grading TASC readiness tests and TABE testing/post-testing; coordinating instruction with other instructors. The HSE Instructor is also responsible for instruction and recruitment of our debate teams. Additionally, this position supports all aspects of programming, including but not limited to recruitment and participant outreach.
Bachelor’s degree and teaching experience required. Prior experience in teaching HSE (or GED) prep classes as well as knowledge of the new Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) preferred. Prior experience working with young adults preferred; must be willing to work enthusiastically as part of a team. Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to Jacqueline Ordonez at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please use HSE Instructor in the subject line.