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Lead Teacher/Teacher Assistant- Before and After School Program

Innovation Learning
Sherwood, AR
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

We have a unique PART-TIME opening for someone who is passionate about working with students in a structured environment.

The position is approximately 10-20 hours per week. Monday through Friday. Opportunities to work additional hours during early dismissal/vacation days may also exist for candidates who are interested.

In this role you will be:

  • Partnering with the Site Coordinator to deliver the Innovation Learning curriculum by engaging children enthusiastically, following the program model, and fostering the 4Cs (creativity, collaboration, critical thinking and communication).
  • Supervising a group of children while guiding them through all program components listed in the daily schedule (SWITCH, Homework Support, Innovation Stations, Physical Fitness, Discovery and TINKER time).
  • Facilitating a STEM curriculum delivered using a Project Based Learning (PBL) approach.
  • Working with the Site Coordinator to organize the daily materials for all lessons and activities, ensuring that all materials are readily available, and the curriculum is delivered with efficacy.
  • Adhering to and facilitating the daily program schedule for your group of assigned students.
  • Implements effective classroom management strategies to include supervision to ensure the attention, safety and well-being of all students.
  • Assisting children with homework, providing direction, offering support and then checking for accuracy.
  • Administering light First Aid when necessary
  • Developing strong relationships with students.
  • Other duties as assigned

We want:

  • A 2-year college degree in teaching, learning, curriculum and/or a related field is preferred.
  • 2 years documented experience working with children.
  • Experience working with school-age children in an education setting.
  • 1 Year of teaching experience in a classroom setting is highly desirable (as is a school-age teaching credential)
Company Description
Our leadership team consists of educators who are also parents that understand skills associated with an “innovative mindset” have a very high correlation with improved academic outcomes. We believe that such skills should be taught and practiced in a fun and exciting way, and our approach is a balanced one, offering the District a variety of choices when it comes to teaching the skills associated with Innovation. Our full-service program marries traditional features of before and after school programs, such as a focus on child safety, program licensing, snack, and the inclusion of a play-based curriculum, with a 21st Century twist. Each day offers a variety of different activities.

Innovation Learning


Sherwood, AR



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