Have you always wanted to teach students in a creative way that guides them into their future life goals?
Do you enjoy learning right along side your students?
Are you interested in alternative education choices and supportive of family choice?
If you answered yes, then Discovery of Learning may have a position for you!
Discovery of Learning is an enrichment center that supports families who are on an alternative ed/homeschool path throughout CA. We currently have 9 campuses, serving 5 counties and continue to grow! We are looking for a High School teacher who have a multiple intelligences approach to education and value learning styles, are energetic and want to learn right along side the children. We are currently looking for a teacher to join our Indio campus, Mon-Thurs, up to 29 hours per week. Schedule details and expectations to be discussed during the interview process.
The Enrichment Center Teacher will work with a group of students, multi-grade ▪ Following a daily routine which asks the teacher to offer a combination of teacher-led, student-led and group based lessons, activities, and presentations ▪ High School teachers will collaborate with student's on an individual learning plan to help manage their weekly, semester and career/college goals with all scheduled subjects. ▪ Activities will have an emphasis on critical thinking, creativity and allow for individualization and adaptation to various learning styles. ▪ High School teachers will work in collaboration with students to maintain a high quality student portfolio highlighting their educational journey.
The Enrichment Center Teacher will exhibit an educational philosophy and utilize teaching strategies that ▪ Teach problem solving and critical thinking skills by supporting the social and emotional development of each child ▪ Exhibits the ability and knowledge to work with students at various levels ▪ Displays ability to enrich activities and lessons with hands-on learning and out-of-the-box creativity. ▪ Has ability to collaborate with students to implement project based learning. ▪ Teachers will access curriculum, resources and tools from google data base in addition to physical resources, so teachers must be proficient in using google docs.
REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLYING ● Copy of Transcript ● Letter of Introduction and Resume ● Review of Discovery of Learning Website at www.discoveryoflearning.net ● Participation in phone screening, in-person interviews, as well as educational classroom demonstration ● Do not have to have a teaching credential but must have experience working with jr. high/high school age, strong knowledge of state standards and graduation requirements, having ECE/Elementary ed/exp is a plus