Employment

Volunteer Instructor

Location:

NYC

Overview

Housing Works seeks a motivated, energetic, confident and compassionate individual to teach assigned classes and work on a one on one basis with trainees when needed.

To apply please send resume to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) Please include VOLUNTEER INSTRUCTOR in the subject line

Responsibilities

  • Teach assigned literacy classes.
  • Prepare lesson plans for each class, create and revise curriculum.
  • Prepare monthly evaluations of students in class.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • At least one year of tutoring/ education experience is preferred.
  • Experience working with persons with issues of drug use, mental illness, HIV/AIDS and homelessness.
  • Knowledge of workplace and vocational issues for people with disabilities and/or with HIV/AIDS a plus.
  • Strong teaching skills, including the ability to balance sensitivity and classroom management.
  • Strong English grammar, math and reading skills.
  • Ability to deal with people from diverse backgrounds and varying skill levels.
  • Creative, organized, detail-oriented, team player.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills a plus,

Apply

To apply please send resume to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) Please include VOLUNTEER INSTRUCTOR in the subject line

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