Job Status: Part Time
This position is responsible for the daily tutorial and educational lessons, and daily direct care and supervision of the children in the KID Aftercare and Summer Camp Program. This includes providing and overseeing individualized accommodations for children with academic deficiencies. The teacher must establish and maintain a structured learning environment that is safe, nurturing, and enriching.
Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field, plus an active teaching certificate with the State of Florida (may be a retired teacher). Must have the 45 hour DCF Child Care Licensing trainings (Part 1 & 2). Have knowledge of various resources available for academic purposes and aid to design age appropriate programs to meet the needs of each student. Must be able to organize and implement the educational activities of the academic program for aftercare and summer camp which includes homework completion, practice and reinforcement of age-appropriate learning skills and ensuring that outcome measures are attained. Basic computer skills including keeping and maintaining database of outcome measures. The candidate should also be comfortable teaching elementary school math, reading, and science. Must be willing to work part-time (20 hours per week), M-R in the afternoons and early evenings during the school year and M-R in the mornings during the summer. Experience teaching in aftercare or summer camp preferred.
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