Education Associate Literacy Teacher

Boys' Club of New York

Location:

The Boys' Club of New York
Multiple Locations New York City
NY, NY, 11355

Job Type:

Paid

Status:

Part Time

Length:

Permanent

Number of Available Positions:

2

Job Description:

  

 Job TitleEducation Associate Literacy Teacher           Program: School Year Program

 FLSA Status:  Non-Exempt, Part-time                                Department: Education Department            

 Salary RangeAssociate Teacher- $15.00-$20.00              Average Schedule:

 BCNY Position Title: Associate Teacher                           Apply at www.bcny.org

There’s more to working at The Boys’ Club of New York (BCNY) than punching in, punching out, and picking up a pay check. Every day you spend at BCNY is a day spent making a difference in at least one boy’s life.

Since 1876, The Boys’ Club of New York has offered New York’s young boys opportunities to develop skills and values that prepare them for a better future. We offer programs that help boys and young men stay in school and go on to college, discover their individual musical and artistic talent, develop healthy minds and bodies, learn leadership skills, and just have fun.

If you are enthusiastic about youth development services and are eager to be part of a forward-thinking team committed to enriching and supporting New York’s youth, then what are you waiting for? Join a passionate organization that shares your belief in educating the next generation of leaders- The Boys’ Club of New York!

 

TYPICAL DAY IN THE LIFE-

 

 

ASSOCIATE LITERACY TEACHER

 

Associate Literacy Teachers will work with Literacy Teachers to provide a semi-structured literacy program on two afternoons a week to improve literacy skills and enrich the love of reading for boys in grades 1-4.  Associate Literacy Teachers will work for one afternoon a week with small groups of students in guided reading with leveled books and for one afternoon a week as an assistant to the Literacy Teacher, engaging the students in whole-group content.  Associate Teachers also help prepare and distribute materials as needed and reinforce classroom systems and environment.

·          Lead small-group Guided Reading sessions in which young boys gain practice in reading and discussing leveled books.

·         Assist Literacy teachers with instruction and classroom management as needed.

·         Occasionally substitute for Literacy Teachers.

·         Reinforce positive student behavior and clubhouse rules; maintain a positive relationship with all members and staff.

·          Prepare class materials, curriculum, and bulletin displays, and make copies as needed.

 

Education/ Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field; Previous experience as a teacher, teacher’s assistant, and/or tutor; Strong communication and teamwork skills; Knowledge of and preferably experience with guided reading and other literacy techniques; able to manage small and large groups of boys; Demonstrated leadership ability in an educational, social service and/or youth development settings.

 

The Boys’ Club of New York is an equal opportunity employer.

How to Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume to the attention of Web: http://www.bcny.org/about-bcny/careers

To the Attention of:

Human Resources Manager