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LEAP (Learning Through an Expanded Arts Program) is currently seeking Activity Specialists–Chess various Elementary and Middle and High Schools.
At LEAP we believe in the transformational power of the arts. We started as a grassroots movement with just four schools. Today, our teaching artists serve 25,000 youth across the city in over 140 New York City public schools. Every day, our educational arts programs inspire diverse school communities to be more engaged in learning and build critical skills. Our quality educational arts programs promote access and equity for New York City students underserved in the arts.
We are seeking educators who share our belief in the power of experiential learning. LEAP Activity Specialists act as the lead instructors in LEAP after school programs.
If you love working with children in the Arts, this a great opportunity to share your passion in the Arts in our afterschool programs, summer programs and special projects.
We offer flexible part-time schedules Monday – Friday of 15-20 hours per week.
Chess instruction is the process of coaching students, helping them to learn rules and pieces, improve their chess strategy, and coordinate student matches. Providing demonstrations of basic and complex movements, how to set up and care for a chess set properly and encourage positive sportsmanship.
Activity Specialists are passionate, experienced instructors with an interest in arts education for long term teaching opportunities at our partner schools in all five boroughs. Activity Specialists must have demonstrated precious experience teaching visual art, ideally in NYC public school settings. Act as support staff in the after-school environment, helping to ensure a safe, positive, and organized environment for youth participants, but not limited to the following:
The successful candidate will have the following Qualifications:
LEAP provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to age, citizenship, color, disability status, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, pregnancy, protected veteran status, race, religion, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.
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