Make the Road New York’s Adult Literacy Team is seeking an experienced math/science instructor of ABE/HSE in Spanish committed to social justice and interested in a part time position at our Queens community center in Jackson Heights, Queens. The instructor will teach math/science 9 hours a week over two days (see schedule below). The instructor will be paid at least an additional 10.5 hours a week for class planning, materials creation, individualized follow up with students, as well as minor admin duties, meetings, etc.
Class schedule: Mondays and Tuesdays 8:30am-1:00pm
Strongly preferred: ABE/HSE Certification or Masters in Education; experience working in community based social justice organizations; interest in collaboration and professional development with team members. Able to implement the CCSS and the NGSS in daily lesson planning. Familiar with the current TABE exam. Math or Science background.
Required: BA, at least 3 years experience teaching adults & multiple GED/HSE level classes. Must be creative, organized, and committed to thematic instruction and learner-centered, participatory education; must be able to fluently speak, read and write Spanish. Sense of humor/good team player a plus. Excellent computer skills.
Salary Information: Starting compensation is based on a scale set by a democratically-elected personnel committee and will depend on factors such as experience and education.
How to Apply: Applicants should send resumes and cover letters ASAP to
HSEInstructor15@maketheroadny.org. Interviews will be held before October 22nd.