Teachers Assistant

Job Title:Enrichment Teacher
Reports to:Director of Education

ORGANIZATION

FSH is a thriving youth development organization – the first to combine the power of education with the grace and discipline of figure skating to help girls transform their lives and grow in confidence, leadership and academic achievement. Our award-winning afterschool and summer programs provide girls ages 6 to 18 from low income communities with access to innovative education, health and wellness services that help them reach their fullest potential.  Our vision is for every student, regardless of socio-economic background, to acquire the foundational academic, social and leadership skills to achieve her dreams. Headquartered in Harlem, we have launched our first satellite chapter in Detroit – Figure Skating in Detroit.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

As part of the ICE: I Can Excel academic team, the Enrichment teacher will work under the supervision of the Director of Education. The Enrichment teacher will teach a curriculum that enhances each student’s general knowledge, critical thinking skills and curiosity in areas they will use throughout their lives.

DUTIES:  

  • Implement and teach existing curriculum
  • Develop and administer project based learning that relates to
    the subject curriculum
  • Manage small to mid-size groups (approx. 20-30 students) of
    girls in a safe, respectful environment
  • Assess, monitor and track student progress
  • Create and maintain a positive classroom culture while using
    effective classroom management strategies
  • Encourage positive student behavior that promotes character
    development
  • Maintain meaningful positive rapport with students and
    parents
  • Uphold FSH Values and youth development principles

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Certified teachers preferred, college students interested in education considered
  • High proficiency in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to be professional, creative, innovative, and flexible
  • Ability to commit to working throughout the season (October – April)
  • Attention to detail, superb organization skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • DOE fingerprint preferred

Days:   Monday-Friday, 5:00 – 6:30 PM
Hourly rate:  Based on Experience

Please send your resume and cover letter to: 
Wendy Tinkoff
Figure Skating in Harlem
361 West 125th Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10027
E-Mail: wendy@figureskatinginharlem.org

Figure Skating in Harlem provides equal employment opportunities (EEO)

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