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YPIE College Zone Teacher (PT)

Yonkers Partners in Education Yonkers, NY
  • Expired: 7 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Mission: The YPIE Scholars Program is focused on preparing students academically and with the life skills needed for college success. We currently seek a Part-Time Teacher to teach ELA daily at the YPIE College Zone.

The Part-Time Teacher is responsible for achieving the following outcomes:

  • Teach daily ELA lessons at the YPIE College Zone from 2pm - 6pm on Monday – Friday through June 2020 (with the possibility of extending)

  • Plan and teach life skills and pre-professional programming, including a career pathway, special events, electives, team building program, and additional interventions to ensure that 100% of students achieve life skills program goals

  • Develop and execute lesson plans that maximize student learning time

  • Conduct data analysis and review diagnostic, formative and cumulative assessments and leverage data to improve instruction for all students

  • Act deliberately to create a safe, urgent, positive, and warm environment for students and establish clear academic and behavioral expectations consistent with program goals

  • Assume personal responsibility for the academic progress of College Zone students

  • Communicate effectively and maintain strong relationships with students

  • Use classroom observation feedback to improve instruction

Instructors are results-driven educators with experience in, and commitment to, the use of data and assessments to drive instructional decisions. Instructors must be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment; “sweat the small stuff”; set and believe in high expectations for all students; possess strong communication skills; possess a commitment to getting the job done well; and use positive incentives to inspire student success.

Qualifications:

  • Cover letter and resume emailed to Max Silverman at msilverman@ypie.org

  • A minimum of 1-2 years previous teaching experience or experience with working with students age 13-18

  • Experience working with a diverse population of high school students

  • Significant depth of knowledge and expertise in his/her content area

  • A growth mindset; willingness to develop and grow within the organization

  • Spanish fluency a plus

Yonkers Partners in Education

Yonkers Partners in Education (YPIE) is a nonprofit organization located in Yonkers, NY who partners with students to ensure they are ready for, enroll in, and complete college.

Address

92 Main Street, Yonkers NY
Yonkers, NY
USA